Category Archives: Industry News

Sage Earns More Awards and Recognition for Both Rods & Reels


FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: February 28, 2013 (Bainbridge Island, Wash.) – Sage, the leading manufacturer of fly rods, reels, apparel and accessories, continues to earn awards and recognition for both fly rods and reels.   In the Field & Stream March … Continue reading

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Sage Releases New Grace Fly Rod


  FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: February 12, 2013 (Bainbridge Island, Wash.) – Sage Manufacturing, fly-fishing industry leader, is proud to release the GRACE fly rod. Building on a history of selling a pink rod with proceeds benefitting breast cancer recovery and … Continue reading

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Hardy Wins Five Weight Shootout – Third Year in a Row


For the third year in a row Hardy has won the Yellowstone Shootout. But, this is the first time Hardy has taken both first and second place….   Preorder the Artisan asap to reserve your rod in production.     … Continue reading

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Captain Mike Costello – New Book – Where a Trout Calls Home


Greetings Everyone, I am pleased to announce that my latest book, Where A Trout Calls Home will be available in mid-February. The book follows Riley the rainbow trout and all his river friends over the course of the year. From … Continue reading

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Wild River Press at Somerset Fly Fishing Show


      Special Show Offer from Wild River Press January 2012  Fellow Angler: This is a brief reminder that three of our award-winning authors will be in Somerset, New Jersey next weekend for The Fly Fishing Show. It’s a … Continue reading

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Mayfly Group Acquires Abel Automatics


THE MAYFLY GROUP ACQUIRES ABEL AUTOMATICS Abel poised to continue great tradition of precision made fly fishing reels and accessories CAMARILLO, Calif. – The Mayfly Group, LLC, a private investment firm, has acquired and will partner with Abel Automatics, announced … Continue reading

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Global Rescue & International Game Fish Association Team Up


 Global Rescue announced as the ‘Official Emergency Medical and Evacuation Provider’ of the International Game Fish Association (IGFA) Global Rescue is pleased to announce a new partnership with the International Game Fish Association, a non-profit organization committed to the conservation … Continue reading

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Echo Solo Outfits – Available for Immediate Delivery


  Available for immediate delivery  ECHO SOLO OUTFITS     It’s all here, ECHO Solo 4 piece fly rod, ECHO Solo fly reel, ECHO Solo weight forward floating line, and a premium quality monofilament tapered leader.  All spooled & packaged … Continue reading

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Rio Adds New Line to the Skagit Shooting Head Collection


FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: (Idaho Falls, Idaho) – RIO Products, manufacturer of fly lines, leaders and tippet material, is excited to introduce an addition to the Skagit Shooting Head collection – the new Skagit iFlight. Skagit heads are designed for Spey … Continue reading

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Global Rescue Evacuates Jim Klug From Bolivan Jungle…


  Global Rescue News Current Articles |  RSS Feed Jim Klug recalls his evacuation from the Bolivian jungle after freak eye injury        Jim Klug, AFFTA chairman and founder of Yellow Dog Flyfishing Adventures, recounts his freak eye injury … Continue reading

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