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Video: Simon Gawesworth explains the new “In Touch” RIO Lake Lines

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Simon Gawesworth explains the new RIO In Touch lake lines that feature a unique camouflage color, a built in “hang marker” that lets you feel when the proper time to cast is, and most importantly a core with a 6% stretch … more

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Video: Simon Gawesworth Explains the New Rio UniSpey Fly Line

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While you might not be able to cast like Simon Gawesworth after watching this video, it does help explain the new UniSpey Fly Lines from RIO and the confusion that sometimes comes with modern spey casting lines. This short film shows … more

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Far Bank CEO Talks Fly Fishing and Protecting Bristol Bay

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Travis Campbell says, “No fish, no fishing, no us….”  He’s referring to the fact that without EPA protection projects like Alaska’s proposed Pebble Mine could have hugely negative impacts on his business. He goes on to say that, “both as … more

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RIO Products Introduces New Package with Skagit Flight VersiTip

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RIO Products just announce a new Skagit package with the Skagit Flight VersiTip, a system specially designed for casting large flies with heavy sink tips. Read the extended entry for the full press release.

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RIO Adds Three New Ultra-Light Floating Lines to its LT Series

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RIO Products, manufacturer of fly lines, leaders and tippet material, adds three new floating lines to its highly popular Trout LT (Light Touch) fly line series. The Trout LT is available in both a weight forward (WF) and a double … more

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RIO Releases New Tropical OutBound Short Floating/Intermediate Line

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RIO Products just announced the release of their new Tropical OutBound Short F/I (“Floating/Intermediate”) fly line, which is specially designed for casting and fishing large flies in tropical conditions. The new line has a floating running section and body with … more

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RIO Brings New Powerflex Trout Leaders to Market for 2012

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RIO’s new Powerflex Trout leaders are manufactured to precise tolerances using the latest technology and materials. Made with the most advanced and modern copolymers, these leaders have an unsurpassed tensile and knot strength and have an ideal blend of stretch … more

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RIO Introduces Three New Fly Lines

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UniSpey RIO’s new UniSpey line is toted as the ultimate all-around, general purpose spey line, and is ideal for medium to larger sized rivers. The new line underwent more than two years of product testing and taper tweaking. The result … more

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RIO Introduces Two New Saltwater Leaders for 2011

RIO Products is introducing two new saltwater leaders for 2011, the Redfish/Seatrout Leader and the Light Saltwater Shock Leader.  Both the new leaders feature a perfection loop at the end of the front taper for ease of rigging.  They both … more

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New Gear: RIO Adds Three Mega Kits for Spey Anglers

Skagit Flight Mega Kit For 2011 RIO is introducing the Skagit Flight Mega Kit, designed for the traveling angler who needs a head for every rod and occasion.  The kit comes with all 16 sizes of Skagit Flight Heads (350 … more

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