G.Loomis and Shimano have announced a new series of fly rods called Asquith. “We are making a bold statement with Asquith,” said world champion fly caster and chief G. Loomis rod designer Steve Rajeff, “we are able to bring together … more
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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.
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.
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.
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.
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
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.
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.
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
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.