Gear » Fly Rods
After being destroyed by a fire in May of 2017, the R.L. Winston Rod Company has announced the reopening of their Bamboo Shop in Twin Bridges, Montana.
The R.L. Winston Rod Company has announced that both their new PURE and Saltwater AIR rods “have received Fly Fisherman Magazine’s Best New Gear awards in their respective categories.”
Reilly Rod Crafters, in collaboration with guide Debbie Hanson, has announced a new signature fly rod series. The Debbie Hanson Signature Series is a 7-weight rod, perfect for a diversity of fishing conditions.
The new Igniter fly rod series from Sage meets the technical demands of challenging angling scenarios, such as casting long distances, head winds, and heavy sink tip lines. Available August 2018.
The new DART fly rod from Sage caters to small streams and delicate presentation. Available August 2018.
Winston’s new PURE series of rods offer a slim profile with moderate action and quick recovery, perfect for delicate dry fly presentations.
Winston has announced their new Saltwater AIR series of fly rods, which delivers the brand’s classic “feel,” along with balanced, fast graphite recovery rates, for incredible line speed and presentation.
Tenkara USA has announced the release of the Hane Rod, designed to pack down to under 15 inches and perfect for backpacking, bikepacking, and travel.
Winston has announced a new sales program for 2018 called “Cast a Winston - Win a Winston.” The program is designed to reward customers “who cast any Winston rod at a Fly Fishing show or Winston Dealer event by entering them in a free raffle for a chance at winning the Winston Kairos rod of their choice.”
Reilly Rod Crafters has announced the release of the Joe Mahler Signature series fly rods. The rod is a medium-fast action rod is available in two models: the Lily Pad 5/6 and the Cypress 7/8.