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RIO’s New Saltwater Mono Tippet

RIO Products has announced the release of their new Saltwater Mono Tippet, which won the Best Leader/Tippet award at the IFTD show in Orlando in July. Read more in the press release below.

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Catch Cam Net Kickstarter

Catch Cam Nets provides technology to capture photos while safely landing fish. They are launching on kickstarter.com December 1, 2016 – January 5, 2017. Read more in the press release below.

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Montana Fly Company Unveils New Boxes

Montana Fly Company has announced the release of new lightweight fly boxes: the MFC Flyweight Fly Box and MFC State Flag Poly Boxes. Read more in the press release below.

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Costa Sunglasses Partners with Backbone Media

Costa del Mar has announced it will partner with Colorado-based Backbone Media as its communications agency for its core fishing initiatives, media planning and buying for angling and optical trade in North America. Read more in the press release below.

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Video: De-Fishing Soap

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Founded in 2003, Saint Inky’s De-Fishing Soap was created by the wife of an avid fisherman to remove lingering fish and bait odors, and has won praise from fishing, hunting, and outdoor enthusiasts the world over. Here president of the … more

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Video: Scott Flex Fly Rod

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Jim Bartschi, president of Scott Fly Rods, goes through the design features of the newest fast-action, freshwater fly rod the company is calling Flex. It comes in 16 different builds, weights three through eight, and is priced at $475.

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Spanish Wells Skill Meets Dragonfly Boatworks

Dragonfly Boatworks is adding a new chapter to the classic Spanish Wells Skiff. “A proven hull is always a pleasure to dress up or down,” says Mark Castlow, manager of Dragonfly Boatworks. Read more in the press release below.

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Patagonia Continues to Expand its Fair Trade Program for Fall 2016

For their Fall 2016 product lineup, Patagonia continues to expand their Fair Trade Program.  They’ve partnered with Fair Trade USA, an organization that has a well-established program for ensuring products are made in factories and farms where workers are safe, … more

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Scientific Anglers Launches AST PLUS slickness Additive

Scientific Anglers has announced its new AST Plus slickness additive, a proprietary formulation dispersed throughout their fly line coatings that extends “the line’s slick behavior throughout the life of the line.” Read more in the press release below.

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Redfish Anglers Get an Award-Winning Line from RIO Products

RIO Products has announced a new saltwater line, designed specifically for anglers targeting big Gulf reds in cooler conditions. Read more in the press release below.

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