The old Winston bamboo shop was housed in the original R.L. Winston Rod Company building in downtown Twin Bridges. On May 7, 2017, a fire started at 3:00 in the morning, destroying the building and all its contents including bamboo rod inventory, machinery and raw materials. Despite this tragic loss, we have been determined to continue our 90-year commitment to the legacy of building the most beautiful, highest performing bamboo fly rods available.
In this episode, RIO sales manager Zack Dalton explains all there is to know about setting up a fly rod. Zack’s tips show how to match the rod, reel and line to ensure you have a balanced outfit.
Watch our promotion trailer for the RISE Fly fishing Filmfestival and learn why we invented the Free-Flex System.
Woodard Rod Co. Presents FLY FISH ARKANSAS “The full-length documentary showcases both the waters of Arkansas and the guides that know them best. You’ll be taken along Arkansas’ great fishing spots– the White River, Little Red River, Little Missouri River, and the freshwater flats of Lake Ouachita– plus hear from the guides that spend season […]
Free your hands to change a fly, swap lures, bait up or show off that trophy. For more information, please check: www.flyfisheurope.com.
Revolution Z + Truth When designing the Revolution Z fly-reel Taylor Fly Fishing set out with a goal to build the best fly fishing reel on the planet… PERIOD! They created the Z with a powerful carbon-fiber/stacked/sealed drag system, flawless ergonomics, beautiful ascetics, the optimal size and weight, and a focus on all the small details […]
Pure Feel. Pure Presentation. Pure Fun. Presenting the new Winston PURE light line series. For those who prefer to fish with a light touch. These moderate action rods feature a quick recovery that allows for open loops for fine dry fly presentation along with the ability to generate faster line speed for different conditions. The […]
Arriving July 11th at the IFTD Show in Orlando, Florida. Thomas and Thomas 627 Barton Rd Greenfield, MA 01301-1011 USA
The SAGE Salt HD fly-rod was a recent winner at the EFTTEX trade show and it has won other prices in the USA too for good reason. Not only can you cast further with these rods, you can reach your target faster and with greater precision as well. Text and pictures Rudy van Duijnhoven […]
Flats Walkers and Trout Bums. Open up your angling opportunities with Fishpond’s new Quikshot Rod Holder, which makes it effortless to carry a second rod. When the situation calls for a change, simply unlock the Fidlock® magnetic closure, grab your fully rigged rod, and make the cast. The Quikshot locks to Fishpond’s four-way attachment hardware […]