Gear Review

Equipment Review: St. Croix’s Legend Tournament Inshore excels

Western Outdoor NewsPublished: Aug 24, 2017

For the serious tournament angler or hardcore weekend warrior


Inshore angling continues to grow at a rapid rate. Multiple species are easily accessible from shore or boat, sparking an increase in tournament as well as pleasure pursuits. The Legend Tournament Inshore series by St. Croix is built as a go-to tool for tournament anglers, yet be accessible to the weekend warriors.

Legend Tournament Inshore rods are constructed utilizing the tested and proven high-modulus/high-strain SCIV graphite material. Ten models, seven spinning and three casting, incorporate proprietary IPC and ART technologies providing lightness, castability and durability discerning anglers require. Kigan Master Hand Zero Tangle guides with corrosion-proof titanium frames provide a smooth, lightweight casting and retrieving platform desired by all-day anglers. Coupled with a Fuji TVS (spinning) or PTS (casting) reel seat and Kigan titanium hook-keeper, anglers have a system that excels at work or play. A brilliant Belize Blue Metallic paint receives two coats of Flex-Coat slow cure finish over thread wraps and decal area showcasing this striking series.

Legend Tournament Inshore rods are designed and handcrafted in Park Falls, Wisconsin. Retailing for $280 - $340, Legend Tournament Inshore rods come with a 15-year transferrable warranty backed by St. Croix Superstar Service.

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