Hard Play Fishing Charters was founded in 1989 by Capt. Gerard "Frothy" de Silva. During our existance, the Hard Play team have been catering to visitors from all over the world, enjoying some of the Caribbean's best fishing around beautiful Tobago. Together with his wife Teija they have established one of the southern Caribbean's most reputable charter fishing operations. Team Hard Play have been pioneers in catch and release fishing in Trinidad & Tobago and the southern Caribbean. With over 2,000 Billfish releases from our boats. We are very proud be associated with the conservation of Billfish in the Caribbean region. Captain Frothy has unmatched tournament records in the Southern Caribbean and is the founder and president of the Tobago International Game Fishing Tournament and president of the Southern Caribbean Billfish Circuit.
We specialize in offshore big game fishing, reef fishing, inshore fishing and flats fishing. We also offer other sea tours around beautiful Tobago.
Our two well equipted boats are Hard Play, 41 foot locally built fishing boat and Gold Spoon, 43 foot Bertram Convertable.