2016 Robbie Armstrong Longest Redfish Tournament

September 24, 2016 6:00 am - 3:00 pm 6186 N U.S. Hwy 41, Apollo Beach, FL 33572


Tournament Results

 Tournament Species

Prizes will be awarded to the three longest redfish regardless of slot sizes.


1st Place:  Golf Cart valued at ($7,500) from Ron’s Golf Carts

2nd Place:  $1,000 Gift Certificate from T.A. Mahoney’s

3rd Place: $400 Gift Certificate from Sanchez Brothers Fabrication

Kids division will have special prizes

Captain’s Meeting 

Mandatory captain’s meeting will be held Friday, September 23rd,  7:00PM at:

Salty Shamrock Gastro Grille
6186 N U.S. Hwy 41
Apollo Beach, FL 33572


Check-in will be held Saturday, September 24th at:

Salty Shamrock Gastro Grille
6186 N U.S. Hwy 41
Apollo Beach, FL 33572

Check-in will start at 1:00PM and end at 3:00PM.  Any angler not in line by 3:00PM will be disqualified.


Anglers may register online through this event, or in person at the captain’s meeting.

Tournament Rules

  1. Fishing will begin on day of tournament at 6:00AM and end at 3:00PM.
  2. All angling methods must comply with current Florida state laws.
  3. Fish must be caught by hook and line.
  4. All fish must be caught within tournment boundaries as noted on this map: click to view boundary map
  5. Any angler not in line to submit an entry by 3:00PM will be disqualified.
  6. All fish, legal and illegal or “out of slot” fish, must be measured at the time of catch, with a standard provided fish ruler, from pinched tail to the tip of the nose. These fish must be documented prior to release by the use of a digital camera with tournament token placed in the picture. Photo should be presented to the tournament judge by the designated time.
  7. All tournament participants (16 and over) must possess a valid Florida Fishing License.
  8. In the event of a tie, first fish to be turned into tournament judge will be designated winner.
  9. The honor system applies throughout the tournament.
  10. Tournament judge’s decisions are final.
  11. Anglers are responsible for boat and crew.  Each angler is responsible for their decision to fish in the tournament. Organizers and sponsors are not liable.

Kids 15 and under may participate in the adult division, but must purchase an adult entry ticket.

Pictures will be taken of all winners and published on South Shore Anglers website and Facebook page.


Jim Plastic

Jim Plastic, a Tampa legend, suffered serious injuries recently when he was involved in a car accident on his way to the local boat ramp.  …


AUTHOR: Corey Maysles
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2 Comments on 2016 Robbie Armstrong Longest Redfish Tournament

Steve Hoffman said : Report 3 years ago

If you wish to make a donation to Jim Plastic, you can send a check to South Shore Anglers Inc. Mail to: South Shore Anglers Inc, 12408 Midpointe Dr, Riverview, FL. Remember all proceeds from any SSA event go to the charity. That's 100%. SAH

Ron said : Report 3 years ago

Can we just donate to the benefit for Jim Plastic?

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