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Sage’s GRACE Fly Rod Raises Over $14,000 for Casting for Recovery

The partnership of Sage Manufacturing and Casting for Recovery on the GRACE rod has successfully raised funds for the organization’s work with breast cancer survivors, recovery programs and support. Read more in the press release below. Sage’s GRACE Fly Rod … more

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Video Hatch: “The Dually by Redington”

New to Redington’s already impressive collection of spey and switch rods, this season the Dually joins the ranks, combining traditional styling and modern technology.

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The Beaverkill Rod Company Expands to the West Coast

Due to a growing number of clients and sales in the market, the Beaverkill Rod Company has announced they will expand distribution in the West Coast. “There is no better time to expand our dedicated client service offerings to this … more

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Two New Tenkara Rod Models Unveiled

Tenkara USA has recently announced the release of two new rod models, the Sato and the Rhodo, both to be available in three lengths. Read more in the press release below.  Two New Tenkara Rod Models Unveiled From Tenkara USA: Whether … more

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Video: New Orvis Superfine Glass Rods

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Orvis product developer Shawn Combs gives us the skinny on on the newest series of fly rods from the company: Superfine Glass.

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Video: Glass Rod Test – What an Atlantic Salmon on a Three-Weight Looks Like

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Orvis plans on unveiling a new crop of superfine glass rods soon. More on that later…. In the interim we tried to break a prototype. Earlier this summer Shawn “Puffy” Combs, product designer at Orvis – showed MidCurrent and a … more

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Video: Hardy & Greys’ New “Jet” Series of Fly Rods

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Howard Croston, rod designer for Hardy & Greys, explains the new Jet series of fly rods. The rods feature SINTRIX™ material and techniques pioneered in the award-winning Zenith range of rods but are quite a bit less expensive. There are … more

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Video: Redington’s Butter Stick Fiberglass Rod

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Do you like slower action rods, small creeks, smaller fish, and gentle presentations? If so you might want to check out Redington’s newest line of fly rods called Butter Sticks. The company’s fiberglass rods cover 2-wt through 5-wt, all in … more

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Graphite Rods: Behind the Scenes

The making of a graphite rod blank is a more complicated and expensive process than you would think, explains Tim Romano on Field & Stream, after touring the Orvis rod factory and seeing $100K worth of graphite in a freezer. … more

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Shadow Fly Fishing Launches Two New Fly Rod Series

Pennsylvania based Shadow Fly Fishing has announced the release of two new fly rod series, the lightest models to date. The medium action Stalker and fast action Warrior also feature Shadow Fly Fishing’s signature “reinvented” cork handle.  Read more in … more

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