New Thomas & Thomas Owner Takes Bonefish Tournament

April 30, 2012 By: Benjamin Clary

Mark Richens: angler first, rod maker second.  The Islamorada-based angler who recently bought Thomas & Thomas Rods has been crowned champion of the 32nd Annual Spring Invitational Bonefish Fly Tournament.  Richens and guide Capt. Jared Raskob caught three bonefish from 8 pounds to 9.1 pounds to take home the trophy.  Runner-up was Greg Smith of Texas, who recently won the March Merkin Permit Tournament.