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Podcast Interview: Simon Gawesworth of RIO Products

This week MidCurrent had the pleasure of chatting with uber-caster and one of the industry’s nicest people, Simon Gawesworth. Simon is the brand manager for RIO Products, and aside from dogging our praise for his casting ability he chatted with us … more

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Video: Cortland Trout Boss HTx

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Joe Goodspeed from the Cortland Line Company gives MidCurrent the skinny on the company’s new trout line, the Trout Boss HTx. The Trout Boss HTx has a complex new taper, thinner core, and new proprietary heat-tempered surface treatment (HTx). A thinner core … more

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RIO Products Releases Award-Winning Permit Line

RIO Products has announced the release of a new line designed specifically for the demands of chasing permit on the fly. The Permit Line was awarded the “Best New Saltwater Line” at the 2015 International Fly Tackle Dealers show. Read … more

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RIO Products Adds Technology to Two New Shooting Lines

RIO Products has announced the release of two new technical shooting lines for the spey flyfisher. With new and improved design and technology, the ConnectCore and GripShooter line series are available now, just in time for the winter season. Read … more

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RIO Products Brings Additions to Skagit Series

Designed around ConnectCore technology for ultra-low stretch, RIO has announced new additions to their Skagit line series: the Skagit Max Long, the Skagit Max Short VersiTip, and the Skagit Max Long VersiTip. Read more in the press release below.  RIO … more

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Scientific Anglers “Frequency” Line Series

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Andrew Bosway, research and development manager for Scientific Anglers updates MidCurrent on the entire Frequency line series, which will be available late fall of 2014 and retail for $49.95.

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Nymph Anglers Gain Advantages of ConnectCore with RIO Product’s InTouch Xtreme Indicator Line

RIO Products has announced a new line designed specifically for fishing nymph rigs. The InTouch Extreme Indicator line uses RIO’s Connect Core technology for low-stretch line enabling better casting and timing. It is available in WF5F through WF9F and retails … more

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RIO Products Releases the InTouch “T” Series

RIO Products has announced the release of their new InTouch Level “T” Series, which are fast sinking line tips built with RIO’s ConnectCore technology. Available now beginning at $29.95 for the 30 foot tips. Read more in the press release … more

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Video: Scientific Anglers Sharkwave Siege Fly Line

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Another IFTD New Product Showcase winner (best freshwater fly line). The Sharkwave Siege from SA is explained here by Andrew Bosway, the research and development manager for Scientific Anglers.

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RIO Products Unveils Its Fly Line Selector App

A free app available for iPhone, iPad and Android from RIO Products enables anglers to choose the right fly line for just about any need. The RIO Fly Line Selector App is available to download from iTunes and Google Play. … more

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