St. Croix TSRS100M4 Triumph Surf Travel Rod

St. Croix TSRS100M4 Triumph Surf Travel Rod

Reg Price $250.00
Our Price $169.99
Model
TD Code
DescriptionLengthPower / ActionLine Weight (lb)Lure Weight (oz)Rod Weight (oz)HandlePrice
TSRS100M4
SCR-0925
Triumph Surf Travel Rod10'
4 pc.
Medium / Mod. Fast8 - 203/4 - 412.64Reg Price $250.00Our Price $169.99
St Croix Triumph Surf Travel rods are available in a four-piece travel model. St. Croix has two rods to choose from. A 9ft or a 10ft Model. Both come with a Nylon-Covered Rod Case.
This rod is ideal for the traveling surf angler or as a back-up rod for fly fishermen heading to exotic saltwater destinations in need of an insurance rod for days too windy to cast a fly.
  • Premium-quality SCII
  • Designed for long-distance casting
  • Lightweight, hard aluminum-oxide surf guides
  • Fuji DPS reel seat/frosted silver hoods
  • Custom cork tape handle
  • Super-grade cork handle
  • Two coats of Flex Coat slow-cure finish
  • 5-year warranty backed by unmatched St. Croix service
  • Designed and imported by St. Croix to our exacting standards
4.5 Stars based on 21 reviews
By Natalia
WASHINGTON, DC
heavy fishing rod
November 24, 2020
A universal rod was needed.
Chose this product. Unfortunately, not all expectations were met.
The rod is more consistent with the medium-heavy class.
But the action is unambiguously fast (only the last fourth part works).
Otherwise, this is a fairly high-quality fishing rod from St. Croix.
By Norm
Brooklyn, NY
Great Travel Rod!
November 18, 2020
Bought the Med 9' travel rod as I live in the city so having a 9 or 10' rod in the apartment would be bad for the marriage. Super light, comes with a nice case. Been using it on the surf at local beaches and she casts great. So easy to break down and pack away. Def recommend if you need a very solid surf rod while traveling.
By Catching t.
Smith river
Perfect travel surf pole
June 17, 2020
Bought to take on a few trips and needed a surf pole. Bought this in 9ft to pair with Penn torque II 5500 reel. In very happy with the feel of this rod as it feels like a 1pc design. I'm hooked on St.Croix rods now
Pros
  • 4pc design
  • Solid travel case
  • Quality pole
  • Fit and finish
Cons
  • No strap on travel case only grab handle
By Mathew
Wappingers Falls, NY
Great rod for carry on travel
January 13, 2020
Bought this for a trip to North Carolina this winter. Great rod with nice travel case. There was even enough room to also fit my 7’ travel rod in the case as well, making it very convenient to travel with my rods.
By brandon
texas
travel rod
March 27, 2019
the action of this rod is not what it says it is. the rod feels cheap
By Mark
Iowa
Really looking forward to using it.
March 18, 2019
Anticipated trip delayed, but product looks and feels great. TackleDirect delivered right on time and in perfect condition.
Can't wait to put this travel rod to good use!!
By JC
New Jersey
Great Rod
March 8, 2019
Lightweight, Well constructed rod!!
By Norm
Calgary
Great rods
January 25, 2019
Just back from Zihuatanejo inshore fishing. Used 10 foot travel surf. Traveled in overhead compartments no problem either direction. Casts great 2-3 ounce metal and GT Icream lures. Great for Jacks, tuna and dorado.
Captain mate wants me to bring one for them next time I come. Best rod he had cast. Works great from the beach. All in all 5 stars. You can cover a lot or water with the rod. Matched with shimano Saragossa 6000.
By Baja D.
Baja
Excellent rod Im impressed!
August 18, 2018
Took this rod to Puerto Vallarta for surf fishing - ended up going on a boat chasing schools of Toros (jacks) - Used it to cast plugs and krocodile spoons as well as SP minnows- hooked a 30 pound Toro broproblem in no problem.-
Pros
  • Versatility use it for light 1 oz Kastmasters and 2 oz plugs
Cons
  • Could not carry on with Volaris airlines-A little pricey-
By Rudy
Florida Panhandle
Excellent travel surf rod
March 23, 2018
Very well made. Excellent case. Compact. True to the weight range of baits it is rated for, with a sweet spot at about 2 ounces. This is exactly what I was hoping for.
By Neil
Portland, OR
Great Gear
October 26, 2017
I took one of St. Croix's 6'6" - 4 piece travel rods to Belize last year. Landed dozens and dozens of fish - of 11 speices - just casting lures from shore - including tarpon and snook. I was very very satisfied with the product. No other rod company makes anything comparable - let alone at this great price. NO EXCUSES for anyone not to have your gear with you anywhere in the world. Just purchased the 9 foot version to fish the heavy surf on the Pacific side of Central America this winter.
By Rich B.
Barnegat,NJ
Very convenient
May 19, 2017
This is a very convenient way to carry a surf pole in your car or truck without taking any room. Quality and performance are standard with StCroix and it shows. Highly recommend this portable surf rod.
By Alex
Pozzuoli, Italy
No complaints
August 4, 2016
Perfect for taking with me when I travel. Fits in a carry on bag without a problem and has plenty of backbone. It's an all around great Rod and I would buy another.
By Paul
Westerly, RI
Perfect travel surf rod
June 1, 2016
Haven't stop using this rod, took it on a trip to the Florida keys to do some shore based fishing. Hooked a few tarpon and the rod performed well! Enough backbone to fight the fish and a nice tip to finesse smaller presentations. I'm so pleased with this setup I'm currently fishing for striped bass back in New England with it.
Pros
  • Well built
Cons
  • Can be difficult to take apart even after using ferrule wax
By TB
MA
Very Capable Travel Rod
March 30, 2016
This travel rod gives some surf fisherman the convenience and opportunities they need to go at a moment's notice. Rather than leaving long 5-6ft 2 piece rods in your trunk or in the backseat in plain view of passer-by's, you have a very durable and sturdy rod tube and a 4-piece rod from a very reputable manufacturer. It is part of the Triumph line and is a great rod for the money and convenience. I leave it in my car always with a few lures and a reel and I'm ready to go anytime I want. Lunch time during work or quick after work casting or even before work. Just leave it in the car and go, no need to worry about the rod rolling around because it is inside the case. This rod goes with me from Plum Island to the Canal and serves as my backup rod as well.
Pros
  • It's a St. Croix Rod!
  • Sturdy Travel Case
  • Convenience and peace of mind
Cons
  • It's not a 4-piece Legend Surf.
12 Questions & 12 Answers
Chris
from Queens NY asked:
February 26, 2019
I wanted to pair this with a shimano baitrunner 8000. For surfishing in long island NY. For targeting stripers, fluke, and bluefish. I will be using bait and also learning how to use artificials. I will be using braided line also. Do you think the triumph is the way to go? 
1 Answer
The rod is very light, the reel may be a bit to heavy for that rod. 
Submitted by: Bernie De Graaf on February 27, 2019

Sam
from Park City, UT asked:
January 9, 2019
Heading to Cabo San Lucas and looking to pair this with a Daiwa BG5000, Would this be a compatible combo for surf fishing ? Would you suggest the 9 or 10' model?
1 Answer
The 10 foot would give you a bit more range as far as casting distance and how much weight you can cast, the 5000BG would also pair well with it.
Submitted by: Bernie on January 10, 2019

Michel
from Macleod Vic 3085 Australia asked:
October 11, 2017
The fourth piece of my TSRS100M4 brok in two while throwing the line. I would like to purchase the piece only. Is it possible?
1 Answer
Your best bet is to contact St.Croix at (800) 826-7042 as we don't carry any replacement parts.
Submitted by: Bernie on October 12, 2017

Jay
from New Jersey asked:
December 25, 2020
If i need to buy a new case what size should I get for 10' rod?
1 Answer
This case is not sold separately from the travel rod. We would need to know more information on the rod specs and where the split is on the rod if it is a 2 piece rod. 


https://www.tackledirect.com/flambeau-bazuka-pro-rod-tube.html

This rod tube is rated for 73-102"

Submitted by: Austin Kearney on December 28, 2020

Jeremy
from Telluride, Colorado asked:
October 3, 2018
Would a Penn Spinfisher V SSV6500LL reel fit on the St. Croix TSRS100M4 Triumph Surf Travel Rod? Looking for a solid travel set up that will handle just about anything.
1 Answer
Yes, this rod will fit that reel perfectly.
Submitted by: Ricky on October 5, 2018

Benton
from BC asked:
February 6, 2018
Would this be OK to pair with a Penn Slammer 3 HS? If not, do you have another suggestion for a travel rod to pair with that reel?
1 Answer
The Okuma Nomad Surf 10' MH would be the best travel rod for the Slammmer 6500 HS model.
Submitted by: Donald on February 7, 2018

Serge Melnikoff
from Marietta, GA asked:
September 16, 2016
I'm in need of a travel rod. The two I have noticed are the Okuma Nomad 10'MH and the St. Croix TSRS100M4. I will need it to cast a 3oz weight and a light bait 90% of the time. The other 10% would be light plugs and spoons. Any thoughts on which way to go? Any other suggestions? I only get the chance to surf fish a couple of times a year, at best and that is at Tybee Island...flat and calm.
1 Answer
The Okuma NTS-S-1004MH Nomad Travel Surf Rod - 10 ft. would be a good fit for casting heavier weights with bait a majority of the time.
Submitted by: Donald on September 17, 2016

Vincent
from Italy asked:
September 14, 2016
What are the lengths of each piece?
1 Answer
Vincent, Hello each piece is approximately 30 inches.
Submitted by: Tyler on September 14, 2016

David
from VA asked:
September 10, 2016
I'd like to pair Shimano's Saragosa 6000 with St. Croix's 10 Foot Travel Surf Rod. Any thoughts/suggestions? (I all ready own the reel)
1 Answer
This would be a very well balanced rod and reel combo.
Submitted by: Donald on September 10, 2016

Dennis
from South Africa asked:
July 23, 2015
I want to purchase a travel rod for surf and rock fishing. Would you recommend the St Croix triumph? Which reel would then be most suited? What would the alternative be ? Daiwa ...? regards Dennis
1 Answer
The 9 foot Triumph paired with a Penn Spinfisher V 4500 Size is a good combo.
Submitted by: David on July 23, 2015

dave
from Seattle asked:
February 7, 2015
Whats the total length of the case on the TSRS100m4 ?
1 Answer
Hello Dave. The total length of the case for this rod is 37 inches. Please feel free to contact us if you have any more questions!
Submitted by: Brandon on February 9, 2015

Jimmy
from San Francisco, CA asked:
July 31, 2014
Anyone have suggestions for a reel to pair with St. Croix's 10 Foot Travel Surf Rod? Thanks
1 Answer
A great reel to pair with it would be the Shimano Ultegra Ci45500. It is extremely light and casts a mile.
Submitted by: Customer Service on August 1, 2014

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