ProDry Jacket & Bibs
The new ProDry GORE-TEX Jacket, Bib and Pants has been designed with input from tournament anglers and were used this year at the BASSMASTER Classic. Made with GORE-TEX Pro Shell fabric technology, Simms ProDry suits are equipped with a number of innovative features that are perfect for boat anglers who need to stay dry, but won’t be wading. Features include a clear watch window so anglers can keep track of time without pulling off their jackets, kill switch lanyard D-rings on either side, packable hoods large enough to go over hats and caps of all sizes, and pockets equipped to handle sandwiches, fly boxes or electronics. Perfect for boat anglers who need to stay dry, but won’t be wading. Available in March 2012, the Jacket will retail for $499.95, and the bibs will retail for $399.95.
With a full grain leather upper and a molded EVA midsole, these new flips from Simms are perfect for wading wet or fishing from a boat. The best feature might be the non-marking siped rubber outsoles that provide superior protection on boat decks. Coming in March 2012 in sizes from 8-13 for $79.95.
The Flyte Jacket is a year-round jacket made from Windstopper Soft Shell fabric that offers lightweight windproof and water-resistant protection. The articulated sleeves allow for easier layering and movement while the higher fleece collar provides increased warmth. Available in colors: Sand and Gunmetal. Coming in March 2012 for $179.95.
Women’s NFZ Techknit Shirt
A new technical fishing shirt for lady anglers, the NFZ Techknit shirt comes with No Fly Zone insect-repellent technology. Add a UPF rating of 30, and you have a fishing shirt that protects from bugs and the sun. The lightweight 100 percent polyester shirt also comes with finger loops that help keep bugs and sun off your hands. It’s a mock-neck shirt, with a 1/4 front zip and comes in two colors: Stone and Blue Fog. Available in March 2012 for $59.95.