2016 Fall Inshore Slam

Thank You to All Those who Supported and Participated! YOU made a Difference!


TEAM GODZILLA 2016 Fall Slam Winners 1st Place $1500

1st Place Payout Sponsored by FISHBRAIN APP

Winners 1st Place Calcutta Tournament Within Tournament $400

Winners BIG FISH Trout and Redfish

Capt Jeff Gentner, Anglers Jaye Ynocencio, Darek Timoszuk and Shannon Thieme


TEAM Slade 'Em 3rd Place $300

3rd Place Calcutta Tournament Within Tournament $160

1st Place Ladies Division Vanessa Slade

Gold Dolphin Charm Sponsored by Sergios Jewelry

Capt Marty Slade, Anglers Vanessa Slade, Richard Slade, Brett Norris


TEAM Pici 4th Place Overall $150

1st Place BIG FISH Snook

2nd Place Ladies Division 

Capt Carmine Pici, Angler Elizabeth Morse, Tyler Pici, TJ Pici


TEAM Sheppards Beach 5th Place $75

Capt Zach Miller, Anglers Justin Pettis, Doug Hamrick and Ray Culver



1st Place Winner Tony Lai/Team SeaFear  $500

Payout Sponsored by Chris Sankey Ameriprise Finc

2nd Place Jared Sandifer Team Yak It

3rd Place Erik Walasek  



1st Place Winner Team Sandblasters

Capt Justin Lofaro, Fl All American Charters, Disabled Angler David Christopher, Chris Lewis, Laurie Andrews and Chris McGuire.   



2nd Place Elizabeth Morse




3rd Place Nikki O'Rourke

TEAM Tropical Pools & Pavers  



Little Reelers (age 6-10)

1st Place Gianna Suarez

TEAM Cigar City Tackle 



Tight Liners (age 11-16)

1st Place Alec Santiago

TEAM Reelin' for Healin'   




Steve Diamond

Diamond Fishing  


TEAM WTF 2nd Place Overall Division Slam $600

2nd Place Calcutta Tournament Within A Tournament $240

Capt Dillon McBride, Chase McBride, Billy Savage and Griffin Harris


Mission Statement:

To extend the OPPORTUNITY for recovery and a better quality of life for FLORIDA residents 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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