Tag Archives: RIO Products
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.
The ever gracious Simon Gawesworth took some time at this year’s industry trade show to tell MidCurrent why the newest trout tippets and leaders from RIO Products are much much stronger than they used to be.
This week MidCurrent had the pleasure of chatting with uber-caster and one of the industry’s nicest people, Simon Gawesworth. Simon is the brand manager for RIO Products, and aside from dogging our praise for his casting ability he chatted with us … more
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
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
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
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.
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
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
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