Economy_Tackle_Fishing_TeamYour one-stop shop for all things fishing, kayaking and paddling.

Friendly faces. Expert advice. Wide selection. From fishing tackle and marine supplies, to kayaks and stand up paddleboards, sunglasses, clothing and accessories, Economy Tackle/Dolphin Paddlesports has everything you need at the right price, with the right service.

Explore the sections below, then call or visit today and experience the Economy Tackle/Dolphin Paddlesports difference—serving the Gulf Coast and beyond since 1948.


  “Sarasota’s premier water sports outfitter since 1948”


Find the freshwater or saltwater fishing tackle, lures, rods, reels and fishing gear you need in our 5,000 sq ft showroom featuring brands that include Daiwa, Shimano, Penn, Shakespeare and more. Get your live and frozen bait here, as well as your Florida fishing license, and more.


Discover all of your paddling watersport equipment options here at Economy Tackle/Dolphin Paddlesports. Featuring models from Hobie, Wilderness Systems, Perception, Epic Kayaks, Hurricane and Current Designs, you are sure to find the right equipment with the right guidance, all at the right price.

Stand Up Paddle Boards

Expand your water adventures on your very own stand up paddle board (SUP) from Economy Tackle/Dolphin Paddlesports. Rent or demo a SUP with us to ensure your fit and comfort, then choose from our selection of our boards by Bic, Hobie, and Surfech to meet your individual paddle boarding needs. Our expert staff is on hand to guide you to the right equipment.

Clothing & Accessories

Choose from our wide selection of sunwear, sunglasses, boating apparel, and accessories for your fresh or saltwater adventures. Featuring brands such as Pelagic, Hook & Tackle, Mojo, HUK, Oceanic, Costa Del Mar, Maui Jim, Teva, Soft Science, Chacos and more.  Economy Tackle/Dolphin Paddlesports will outfit you in just the right way.


Get your snorkeling equipment at Economy Tackle/Dolphin Paddlesports and discover the world beneath the water. Choose from brands like Deep See, Scubamax, Body Glove, Akona and Sprint. Don’t forget your GoPro Camera or spearfishing equipment by A B Biller and JBL.



Explore the waters of Sarasota Bay and the Gulf Coast on the kayak or paddle board of your choice. Whether you are a beginner or advanced paddler, this is the ideal opportunity to discover on your own the marine wildlife and natural habitats that surround this enchanted region. Along the way, you might just discover a new a whole new perspective, as well.