Shimano’s Erik Naberman has been appointed as the new Managing Director of Shimano Europe’s Fishing Tackle Division. In this role, starting from 1st September 2018, he will succeed Cor Ax. Erik Naberman has been active for Shimano for 21 years. In the previous ten years he was the Managing Director of Shimano Benelux and member […]
Olaf Ebert: With the Shooting Duck we created a solution and a real alternative to the conventional methods of handling the fly line. With the following advantages: Less power is required. Because of the minimized friction of the surfaces, the fly line releases easily. Line saving, because the fly line does not touch […]
Efforts to rehabilitate salmon and trout populations and maintain genetic diversity planned for Lough Corrib tributary. Sean Kyne TD, Minister with responsibility for Inland Fisheries, has last week welcomed the development, by Inland Fisheries Ireland (IFI), of a specific stock management plan for Galway’s Owenriff system aimed at removing pike from the system as a […]
Zebco Europe’s managing director Peter Delwes (70) will take retirement before the end of the year. The question of who would succeed him was answered for Zebco Europe as well as for Preston with the appointment of Ricky Teale (50). As of April 1, Teale will assume responsibility as Commercial Director Europe also for the […]
Svendsen Sport A/S – one of the most significant suppliers of tackle for European anglers – announced around the middle of December that André Akkermans has been hired to manage the future operation of DAM. Coming from Holland, André draws on 23 years of experience with leadership in the European fishing tackle Industry. In the […]
An update on “The Pike Fight“ in Ireland: IFI are conducting yet another review of the pike and trout management policies. All the work by people from all over Europe in the past has brought us to this and forced them to review their deportation and killing polices in Wild Trout Fisheries. http://www.fisheriesireland.ie/Public-Consultation/public-consultation-national-policy-review-management-of-pike-in-designated-wild-brown-trout-fisheries-3.html The above […]
Geoff Samples of Scientific Anglers / Ross walks through line care and maintenance of your fly line. Website: www.scientificanglers.com.