Fishing / Tackle

Announcing the Truckload Kayak & Stand Up Paddle Board Event

November 3rd, 2017

Economy Tackle/Dolphin Paddlesports would like to invite you to a one of a kind special event! The 20th annual Truckload Kayak and Stand Up Paddle Board Event with over 400 kayaks and SUP will happen on November 11th and 12th! We will have a free kayak and Hobie Eclipse Demo on Saturday November 11th from […]

Sarasota Stand Up Paddle Boarding for Beginners

October 31st, 2017

Sarasota, FL – Stand up paddle boarding offers a fun and exciting way to explore the water at full height. One of the difficulties of a kayak or boat is the inability to see clear into the waters you are navigating.  The act of standing up while you traverse the water also lends itself to […]

Sarasota Snorkeling Fun!

October 27th, 2017

Have you heard about snorkeling and how much fun it can be? Are you ready to go out and give it a shot yourself? Don’t worry you are not the first or last person to want to dive into the deep blue. But be careful there are several steps you want to take to ensure […]

Demo Day This Saturday 10-07-2017

September 28th, 2017

Join us for our Kayak and Hobie Eclipse Demo Day this Saturday October 7th, from 9:30 am to 12:00 pm at Ackerman Park in Sarasota.  Try any of our selection of over 35 kayaks and both sizes of the Hobie Eclipse.  Pedal, paddle, compare, and discuss them with our staff.  A few minutes on the water […]

Experience the Hobie Kayak Difference

August 23rd, 2017

In the kayaking world there are very few companies dedicated like Hobie Kayak. Hobie was stablished in 1950 by Hobie Alter I n his parents’ garage. The company started out making surfboards that came with the unique perspective of having fun and making sure that users of their products experience the same thing. Soon Hobie […]

Celebrate Fourth of July Safely From Economy Tackle & Dolphin Paddlesports

June 29th, 2017

It’s that time of the year again! Independence Day or July Fourth is a celebration of the signing of the Declaration of Independence of these United States 241 years ago. Americans throughout the world choose to celebrate it in several different ways including fireworks, parades, barbecues, and all other kinds of activities. A common theme […]

Charlie Robinson

Charlie Robinson

June 10th, 2016
Charlie Robinson is our native primere kayak fishing guide. Check out Hobie First Cast and join him on the water.
Pinecraft Park

Pinecraft Park

October 7th, 2015
At the north end of Phillippi Creek is Pinecraft Park and a great launch site.
Kayak Fishing - Episode 8 - Season 11 (1:25:17)

Kayak Fishing - Episode 8 - Season 11 (1:25:17)

May 26th, 2015
Florida Insider Fishing Report dedicates an episode to kayak and canoe fishing. Hobie Pro Staffer Mike McDonald shows off the Outback. Later in the show Ashlee Doot discusses kayak gear in the New Product segment.
Ashlee's Guest Spot (5:27)

Ashlee's Guest Spot (5:27)

May 26th, 2015
Florida Insider Fishing Report's New Product segment. Ashlee talks with Captain Rick Murphy and Dave Ferrell about basic kayak gear.