PB170638Sean was born in Co Tyrone Ireland. Fishing was a great pastime as a young lad. He would tell a story or two about how he used to walk 4 miles each way bare foot to the river where he fished for Salmon and trout as a kid.  In 1986 Sean moved to the United States where he took two jobs in the "Big Apple." During the day he worked construction, while at night he worked in the Irish Pub & Restaurant business. By 1997 he saved enough to purchase his own Irish Pub in Queens, NY. Sean, his lovely wife Aine, and their two young boys Tomas and Sean Og would visit Tampa several times a year to enjoy it's spectacular fisheries as well as some of the best golf courses in the country. It didn't take long for the Rice family to become "hooked"on Tampa. In 2000 Sean and his family relocated to the Tampa Bay area where they now own two popular Irish Pubs & Restaurants (O'Brienspubs.com). Fishing has always been a passion of Sean's and living in Tampa bay has been a dream come true. Capt. Sean has adapted and mastered the "Florida Style" of fishing. He has become a very capable and knowledgeable guide in the South West waters of Tampa Bay. Captain Sean is also a very active member in theTampa community. He works closely with the CCA, Snook Foundation, FGA and has founded three fishing clubs in the greater Tampa area. Capt. Sean is a member of the Eupro Pro Staff Team and co-owner of its on-line Pro Shop as well as Shamrock Fishing Charters & Events. In addition, Capt. Sean still finds the time to organize dozens of fishing and golf tournaments which benefit both local and national charities. Most importantly, Capt. Sean promises to work hard to ensure that you and your family have an awesome day on the water! 

Captain Sean Rice is the tournament director and fishing events cordinator for Shamrock Fishing Charters & Events LLC. If you are interested in planning a Corperate fishing outing or charity inshore fishing tournament Capt Sean is your man. Capt Sean as spent a life time in the hospitality business and understands the importance of customer satisfication and the building of lasting relations with his clients. Whether your wanting to sponsor a chartity fishing event, corpertate fishing outing, inshore fishing tournament, skins & fins, Banquet dinner, captains meeting, family fishing reunion, community or fishing club HOOK N COOK, celabratory parties, catering, boat lunches..... Whatever you need Capt Sean can make it happen! To contact Capt Sean Rice call: cell 813 477-0192 or at O'Briens Irish Pubs & Family Resturaunts 813 661-9688

When you fish with Capt. Sean your "Fishing like A Pro" with EUPRO TACKLE!

Some of the charities Capt. Sean works closely with include:

Moffitt Cancer Center - Trey Curry Foundation - Celt’s that Care - Relay for Life - AM VETS - Wounded Warriors Foundation - E.C.H.O - MARY HELP OF CHRISTIANS - Coach Marcum Charity Fishing Tournament - Paws for a Cause
Brandon Community Round Table - Hillsborough County Crisis Center