Suncoast Tarpon Roundup Sponsors

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

Weekly Trophy Sponsors

1st Place Weekly Sponsors

2nd Place Weekly Sponsors

John McLay & Associates

Sea Biscuit Properties, Tarpon Lodge 

Armstrong Utility Contractor

Capt. Bill Miller

3rd Place Sponsors

Junior Weekly Trophy Sponsors

Tom Haddad and Family

Wotring Family

O’neill’s Marina

Kenny & Nadine Deacon

Bill & Linda Burrows

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: Updegraff Laser Vision

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:

Bimini Bay Outfitters

Bryan Young Artwork

Become a Sponsor