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Trinidad Tarpon Thunder 2016


Due to their size, strength and incredible leaping abilities, the tarpon is considered one of the great saltwater game fishes. Trinidad is home for an incredible amount of these silver acrobats and every year anglers gather to enjoy fishing them in the Trinidad Tarpon Thunder Event.


This year, a total of 17 boats entered the competition with 80 anglers, three of which were juniors & four female. A total of 117 Tarpon released and these are the results of the 10th Annual Trinidad Tarpon Thunder Tournament:



Best Boats:


10th - Bounty Hunter


9th - Green Machine


8th - Taz


7th - Animal


6th - Mapepire


5th - Reel Tackle


4th - Silva Hook


3rd - D' Rog


2nd - Waash


1st - Ramajay




Top Anglers:


3rd - Paul Hamel Smith on board Waash with 500 Points


2nd- Isaiah Along on board Animal with 600 Points


1st - Christian Valdez on board Ramajay with 700 Points





Best Junior Angler: Isaiah Along on board Animal with 600 Points


Best Female Angler: Susan Persad on board Taz with 300 Points


Best Foreign Angler: Clay Padgett on board Animal with 100 Points






For winning this tournament, Team Ramajay will represent T&T in the Offshore World Championship in Costa Rica next year.

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