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New Super-DRI Switch Line from Airflo

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A new weight-forward, integrated switch line from Rajeff Sports is an ideal match for switch and small spey rods. The Super-DRI Switch is designed specifically for anglers fishing topwater patterns or swinging soft hackles and small streams. Read more in … more

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ARC Fishing Expands Fresh and Saltwater Fly Line Series for 2016

ARC Fishing has announced an expansion to their fly lines in 2016. This will include a high performance dry fly presentation series and an early-season saltwater fly line series designed for coldwater conditions. Read more in the press release below.

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Sage and RIO to Sell Direct

Far Bank Enterprises, the parent company of Sage and RIO, has announced that the two brands will begin selling direct to customers in 2016. Will this hurt fly shops? Or as Far Bank has suggested, will it actually lead to … more

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Jimmy Reese Is New Douglas Outdoors X-Matrix Rods Ambassador

Douglas Outdoors has added on FLW Tour Pro Jimmy Reese as a brand ambassador. “Selecting Jimmy Reese was a no-brainer,” says Douglas Outdoors rod designer Fred Contaoi, “he’s a quality guy and an exceptional angler.” Read more in the press … more

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Video: Umpqua Feather Merchants – Tenkara Assortment

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With the popularity surrounding the fishing technique known as tenkara it’s no wonder Umpqua Feather Merchants has decided to come out with an entire assortment of flies to complement it. Fly manager Brian Schmidt talks to MidCurrent about the new … more

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Video: New Bass Poppers – Umpqua Feather Merchants

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Fly manager Brian Schmidt from Umpqua Feather Merchants gives us a sneak peak at some of the newer popper styles that will be available in 2016 and how subtle differences in their design go a long way in differentiating them … more

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ECHO Boost Fresh and Saltwater Fly Rods

ECHO has announced the release of their new fast-action rod series BOOST, which features “perfect balance of power, control, and sensitivity,” in both fresh and saltwater models. Read more in the press release below.

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Airflo Switch Streamer Lines

Tom Larimer, an expert in spey casting, was pivotal in the development of Airflo’s new Switch Streamer lines, designed to be the ultimate line for targeting trout with streamers on switch and small spey rods. Read more in the press … more

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Video: Hell’s Bay Boatworks Skiff Line-Up

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Chris Peterson of Hell’s Bay Boatworks give us a quick rundown of some of the world’s best shallow water skiffs and what each model is good for.

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Drifter Fly Fishing Launches New Rod

Colorado-based Drifter Fly Fishing has recently announced the launch of a new fly rod, the “Covert, designed for “precise casting and delicate presentations.” Read more in the press release below.

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