Sponsors 2018

The Suncoast Tarpon Roundup remains the oldest Tarpon Tournament in the Tampa Bay Area for over 80 years because of support from our sponsors. 

Sponsorship opportunities are available for the Suncoast Tarpon Roundup. Sponsorship is a great opportunity for local businesses to gain exposure among anglers of all ages. If you would like to receive more information on sponsorship or if you’re interested in becoming a sponsor, send an email to webmaster@suncoasttarponroundup.org.

Become a Sponsor  Sponsorship Packet


Special Thanks to our upper level sponsors: 

Gold Level Sponsors:
Derby Lane
Silver Level Sponsors:
Encore HR
Bronze Level Sponsors:
Bay Pines Marina
Copper Level Sponsors:


Weekly Trophy Sponsors

1st Place Sponsors
Maxi-Blast | Owen’s & Sons Marine Inc. | Paver Supply Co. | Mastry’s Bar | Northeast Animal HospitalBob Lee’s Tire Company | Derby Lane | Bay Pines Marina Wally Watt

2nd Place Sponsors
John McLay & Associates | Debbie Crisp | Sea Biscuit Properties, Tarpon Lodge | Armstrong Utility Contractor | Capt. Bill Miller | Bimini Bay Outfitters | Gator Jim’s Bait & Tackle

3rd Place Sponsors
Ciarciaglino, Gell, & Fiorentino, P.A. | Encore HR |Bimini Bay Outfitters

Junior Weekly Sponsors
Tom Haddad and Family | Wotring Family | Dr. Charles Ford | O’neill’s Marina | 4th St. Bait & Tackle | Dogfish Tackle | Kenny & Nadine Deacon | Andrew Peduzzi | Suncoast Rodcrafters


Overall & Division Champion Trophy Sponsors:

Overall Champion Trophy
The Gamse Trophy of Champions: (open)
Perpetual Trophy: Suncoast Tarpon Roundup

Overall Junior Champion Trophy
The Dream Foundation Trophy of Champions: Derby Lane
Perpetual Trophy: (open)

Women’s Division Champion Trophy
Olga Bergmann/Mary Louise Bayless Trophy: Encore HR
Perpetual Trophy: Updegraff Laser Vision

Senior Division Champion Trophy:
Capt. Eddie Herrington, Wicked Tarpon Inc.

Landlubber Division Champion Trophy
Ken Bruce Memorial Trophy: Gandy Bait & Tackle
Perpetual Trophy: Suncoast Tarpon Roundup

Jr. Landlubber Division Champion Trophy
Janet Roshon Memorial Trophy: (open)
Replica Trophy: The Helenek Family

Doubles Division Champion Trophy: Encore HR

Adult-Junior Division Champion Trophy: Encore HR

Florida Gulf Coast Schools Fishing Club Division Champion Trophy: (open)

Fly Fishing Division: Malcom Brown


Finale Day Trophy Sponsors: 

Overall Finale Day Champion Trophy: Aylesworth Bait & Tackle | Derby Lane

Junior Finale Day Trophies: Derby Lane


Specialty Trophy Sponsors:

Joy Cup: Debra Gell

The Dave Crisp Memorial Day Trophy: The Crisp Family

Jim Mastry Father’s Day Trophy: The Mastry Family

The Gene & Ralph Gell Fourth of July Trophy: The Gell Family

The Full Moon in June Trophy: The Moon Under Water

Raffle Donors: Gator Jim’s Bait & Tackle | Bimini Bay Outfitters | Bryan Young Artwork