2018 Spring Inshore Slam Highlights!             March 16-17, 2018

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  Leading Team of the Year           Rats on da Cheese

Overall Division

Guided Division

Ladies Division

Kayak/Single Entry Division

Junior Angler Division

Tight Liners (Age 11-16)

Junior Angler Division

Little Reelers (Age 6-10)

1st Place Overall - 1st Place & Calcutta

 Team Rats on da Cheese $1500 + $750                Donated $750 to TTDF

2nd Place Overall - 2nd Place Calcutta

               Team FWC $700 + 450

              Donated $200 to TTDF

4th Place Overall 

MCS Fishing $225

3rd Place Overall - 3rd Place Calcutta

$400 + $300 - 2nd Place Ladies

Team Slade 'Em

Donated $400 Winnings to TTDF

5th Place Overall - 3nd Place Ladies

         Palm Supply Food Crew $175

1st Place Kayak

Tony Lai

1st Place Guided Division

Capt Geno Maxwell

Team Reel Victory

1st Place Jr Angler Age 11-16

Team Curl - Austin Villanueva

1st Place Jr Angler Age 6-10

Team Curl - Austin Villanueva

Closest to 52" $200

Team Water Logged

53.25"

Least but NOT Last

Team On The Pontoon

9.50" Trout

Free Entry Into Fall 2018 Slam

Winner Ladies Division

Lisa Shepherd

Team FWC

Winner Boat Card

Jacinda Rose, Lady Kayaker

Value $100 Gift Card

Sponsored by Southeastern Tackle

Biggest Redfish 32.5"

Ricky Torres

Team FWC

Biggest Snook 41.25"

Mike Howes

Team Rats on da Cheese

Biggest Trout 24.25"

Capt Tommy Briese

Team Shallow Minded

Redfish with the Most Spots (2)

Brandy Lewis, Jessica Taylor, Amanda Wise

Team Central Marine Buoylicious

Mission Statement:

To extend the OPPORTUNITY for recovery and a better quality of life for those who have suffered 

a life changing paralyzing Spinal Cord Injury as a result of a catastrophic accident. 

Spinal Cord Injuries

The average newly injured person with a spinal cord injury will incur 1 million dollars in medical costs in their first year. If you are injured at age 25, your estimated lifetime costs will exceed 5 million dollars.  The average yearly medical costs after the first year can average $50,000-$100,000 depending on the level of injury. 

​ There are approximately 17,500 new spinal cord injuries in the US every year. There are over a half million people living with spinal cord injuries (SCI) in the United States.

Every 38 minutes in our country, a person becomes paralyzed. Vehicle accidents are the leading cause, with Falls being the second leading cause.

Sports related injuries are less than 10% of all spinal cord injuries but of the 10%, diving accidents account for 7%. 

There are over 5.6 million people in the US living with some type of Paralysis caused by Stroke, Multiple Sclerosis, Cancer,

Spinal Cord Injury, Transverse Myelitis and other nervous system disorders. Roughly 1 in 50 people.

 

 

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