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THURSDAY, MAY 25, 2017

FRIDAY, MAY 26, 2017

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Attention all artists!

It’s that time of year again, the time when we are looking for the next World’s Richest Tarpon Tournament artist!

If you are interested in submitting your work to be considered for our 2017 WRTT poster, please keep in mind we need a digital representation of your work.

Send all submissions to mshortuse@bocabeacon.com.

Shown above is the work of our tournament artist for 2016, Daniel Godwin

 

 

 

 

 

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Results of the

WORLD’S RICHEST TARPON TOURNAMENT 2016

MAY 19 AND 20

FIRST PLACE
Capt. Timmy Smith on Sundown

Angler John Judson

Angler Justin Davis

Angler Joel Trost

Angler Will Bonner

Seven Tournament Releases

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SECOND PLACE

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Capt. Waylon Mills on Blaze

Angler Roger Otto

Angler David LeFevers

Angler Don Bell

Angler Jeff Fry

Six Tournament Releases

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$26,000 SECOND PRIZE WINNERS

FIRST RELEASE OF THE FIRST DAY:

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Capt. Blake Cheske on Outta Line

Anglers Lewis Fernandez, Don Simon and Kacy Cheske

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$9,800

LAST RELEASE OF THE FIRST DAY:

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Capt. Charlie Coleman on Casuarina

Anglers Howard Wise, Emily Wise, Daniel Hildreth and Nicole Coleman

$9,800

FIRST RELEASE OF THE SECOND DAY, AND

LAST RELEASE OF THE SECOND DAY:DSC_5237Capt. Timmy Smith on Sundown

Anglers John Judson, Justin Davis, Joel Trost and Will Bonner

$9,800

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History of the World’s Richest Tarpon Tournament

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