9th Annual "Ding" Darling &
Doc Ford's Tarpon Tournament
May 22, 2020
To celebrate the history of the first documented tarpon caught on a rod-and-reel in “Ding” Darling’s Tarpon Bay in 1885, Doc Ford’s and the “Ding” Darling Wildlife Society-Friends of the Refuge have partnered to host this ninth annual “catch, care, and release” tournament on May 22, 2020. Registration is $500 per team of four, 100 percent of which goes back to the anglers in cash awards.
Stay tuned for more news and registration information.
Thanks to Our 2020 Sponsors (to date)
Mark & Gretchen Banks
Click HERE for images of the 2019 tournament.
Click HERE to read about the 88 fish caught and $125,000 raised in 2019
For questions regarding the tournament or interest in becoming a sponsor, please call the Society office at 239-472-1100 ext.239