Umpqua Feather Merchants won a “best of” in this year’s (2016) New Product Showcase at the International Fly Tackle Dealer Show in Orlando with the Cooler-Gater. What exactly is a Cooler-Gater? Brent Bauer from Umpqua explains in the video above.
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RIO products just won best new saltwater fly line at the 2016 IFTD industry trade show for their Redfish Line. Brand manager Simon Gawesworth gives us the specific differences in “winter” and “summer” redfish lines in the video above.
Rich Hohne of Simms Fishing Products gives us the lowdown on the newly updated and award winning 2017 Headwaters-Pro Stockingfoot Waders.
Bart Bonime, director of fishing at Patagonia, talks about the award-winning River Salt Jacket and the complementary Ultralight II Wading Boot for Women.
Sage Fly Rods took home the Best of Show award and both the Salt and Freshwater categories for best Fly Rod at this year’s International Fly Tackle Dealer Show. Here, rod designer Peter Knox goes over the rid that scooped … more
RIO Products has announced the release of the Coastal QuickShooter and Coastal QuickShooter XP fly lines for fly fishing in cooler conditions. This series recently won the European Fishing Tackle Trade Association’s award for Best Fly Line. Read more in … more
Gogal Publishing has announced the launch of five new editions of Stream Map USA for Android, previously only available to Apple devices. Read more in the press release below.
Umpqua has announced that Aaron Stiny will join the company as Regional Business Manager for the Northern Rockies, covering the states of Montana, Idaho and Wyoming. Read more in the press release below.
Winston has announced that Mia Sheppard will join the company as a member of the Winston Field Advisor Team. “I’m honored to join the Winston team and be a part of a company that is just as dedicated and passionate … more
The R. L. Winston Rod Company has announced that Jim Murphy will join the company’s sales team. Murphy is a veteran of the fly fishing industry in product and business development and has founded three brands: Redington, Albright and Douglas. … more