2016 Tournament Schedule

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There are exactly 100 days standing between you and the opening day of the Suncoast Tarpon Roundup, which means it is officially time to get your tackle ready & start planning your summer! Click to download the 2016 STR Tournament Calendar now. Remember, you can save on entry fees by attending the Pre-Season Captain’s Meeting on May 5. All weekly tournaments will begin on Saturdays and end on Fridays. 2016 Tournament Schedule: May 5 – Captain’s…

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New Year, New Season!

Cayden Crisp releases a nice tarpon during the 81st STR

As tarpon fever begins to roll across the bay, the STR Board of Directors are getting ready to announce the 82nd Annual Suncoast Tarpon Roundup. We are currently looking for engaged members of the local fishing community who would like to help us run and promote the 2016 Suncoast Tarpon Roundup.  We welcome your participation and ideas; contact us or send an email to president@suncoasttarponroundup.org, and be heard! If your business would…

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2015 Tarpon Season Wrap-up

Ryan M., the Ken Bruce Memorial Perpetual Trophy, with 47 releases

The 81st STR Fishing Tournament released nearly 500 tarpon, provided over $14000 in cash prizes, and a large donation to the Pediatric Cancer Foundation.What a season! We’d like to take a moment to thank all of our sponsors and volunteers for their generosity. You helped us host a wonderful Kickoff Party at Bay Pines Marina, 10 great weeks of catch and release fishing, a great Finale Day and of course, the…

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