Tag Archives: Tenkara USA
With the popularity surrounding the fishing technique known as tenkara it’s no wonder Umpqua Feather Merchants has decided to come out with an entire assortment of flies to complement it. Fly manager Brian Schmidt talks to MidCurrent about the new … more
Tenkara USA recently unveiled two new adjustable rod models for 2014. The Sato and the Rhodo are incredibly light, come with new cases, and feature a patent-pending plug hole.
This week MidCurrent speaks to Daniel Galhardo, one of the first people to bring the Japanese style of fishing called Tenkara into the United States. He also runs and owns Tenkara USA which sells Tenkara-style fishing rods. Much has been … more
Daniel Galhardo of Tenkara USA explains why traditional Tenkara nets, which are made from the single branch of a tree, are different from your everyday fishing nets.
Daniel Galhardo of Tenkara USA shows us that tying a Tenkara Line to the rod is about as simple as it gets.
In his post over on TenkaraUSA, Daniel Galhardo speaks to “fixed-line fishing” and describes the difference on traditional tenkara lines versus level lines. He goes on to say, ” I personally use level lines exclusively, primarily because of the ability … more