Tycoon Tackle, in collaboration with Hall-of-Fame angler Stu Apte, has released a new line of saltwater fly rods. Apte was kind enough to talk with us about the development of his new rod series at Icast 2016. This Inventive Fishing New Product Introduction is for informational purposes only. Inventive Fishing has not field-tested the product addressed […]
Legendary angler Stu Apte has probably given more to the development of saltwater fly fishing than any other angler. Now, in collaboration with 3-Tand engineers, Apte has released his new Signature Series saltwater fly fishing reel. Apte, along with 3-Tand’s Ron Pochailos took the time at ICAST 2016 to tell us about the new reel. This […]
When it comes down to it, all anglers will tell you that what they really want from their tackle is performance. We all want tackle that works, and we want tackle that works in efficient, dependable ways. In the world of saltwater fly fishing, the demand for hard-working, reliable reels can often be met with […]
Field and Stream posted a great piece today on winter flyfishing tactics for redfish. The article, written by Joe Cermele, has got some solid tactical advice, and some really beautiful fly pattern pics, like the one posted here of a classic Merkin Crab pattern photographed by Luke Nilsson. Definitely an article worth linking over to. […]
Fly Fisherman Magazine is giving away an Abel 11/12 Super Series reel with the Grateful Dead’s Steal Your Face logo finish. The reel is valued at $1,280. No matter the retail value, that is one awesome looking reel. File under “want.” You can enter to win here: http://www.flyfisherman.com/win-a-limited-edition-abel-1112-super-series-reel/#axzz2gfx5FctH FISH ON!
Congratulations to angler Sherrell Carter who has set a probable new IGFA world record for heaviest blue marlin (Makaira nigricans) taken on a 16lb fly outfit. Her record is currently pending with the IGFA. Carter was fishing out of Azores Islands off Horta with Captain Olaf Grimkowski and first mate/wireman Marty Bates aboard “Xacara,” a Hatteras […]
The folks over at Leland Fly Fishing Outfitters out of Sanoma County, California posted this beautiful video a couple of days ago. There’s plenty of drool factor in this one, so anticipate your jealousy meter to start peaking. Great work, Leland!