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IFTD Show 2022 a Major Success According to AFFTA

The fly fishing industry’s trade show is bringing everyone back together for the first time in over two years.

American Fly Fishing Trade Association (AFFTA) sees the 2022 International Fly Tackle Dealer Show (IFTD) as a Major Success Despite multiple postponements and an ongoing global pandemic AFFTA pulled off a successful trade show at the Salt Palace in Salt Lake City, Utah. Below are some of the statistics collected from the three day show. […]

IFTD 2022 – NPS Winner’s Press Release

The fly fishing industry’s trade show is bringing everyone back together for the first time in over two years.

AFFTA (American Fly-Fishing Trade Association) was on the first of April proud to announce their Industry Award Winners and Best of Show Winners for the 2022 IFTD (International Fly Tackle Dealer) Show. In three heartfelt speeches, AFFTA’s Industry Award winners graciously accepted their well deserved achievement honors. Diane Bristol of Simms Fishing products was awarded […]

AFFTA’s IFTD 2022 Slated for March 30th – April 1st

The fly fishing industry’s trade show is bringing everyone back together for the first time in over two years.

The fly fishing industry’s trade show is bringing everyone back together for the first time in over two years. In a few short weeks, the fly fishing industry will be back together at the Salt Palace Convention Center in Salt Lake City, Utah to celebrate the return of the International Fly Tackle Dealer Show (IFTD). […]

AFFTA Announces Trade Show IFTD 2021 Postponed

The American Fly Fishing Trade Association (AFFTA) Board of Directors announced today that the 2021 International Fly Tackle Dealer (IFTD) show, scheduled for October 20th-22nd in Salt Lake City, Utah, has been postponed until 2022.

The American Fly Fishing Trade Association (AFFTA) Board of Directors announced today that the 2021 International Fly Tackle Dealer (IFTD) show, scheduled for October 20th-22nd in Salt Lake City, Utah, has been postponed until 2022. “I am beyond excited by the show AFFTA, and our Show Director Kenneth Andres, put together. There is a real […]

Report: Climate Change among Threats to Recreational Fishing

This week, the American Fly Fishing Trade Association and the AFFTA Fisheries Fund (jointly AFFTA) released a report, “Recommendations to Improve the Health and Sustainability of America’s Marine Fisheries.”

As Participation Surges During Pandemic, Blue Ribbon Panel Sets Agenda for the Future of Marine Fisheries Management This week, the American Fly Fishing Trade Association and the AFFTA Fisheries Fund (jointly AFFTA) released a report, “Recommendations to Improve the Health and Sustainability of America’s Marine Fisheries.” The report, developed by a blue-ribbon panel comprised of […]

AFFTA: We need your support – Belizean Guides Relief

Seven months into the worldwide pandemic – as other Caribbean countries and destinations have opened back up to traveling anglers – the Belizean fly fishing community that is so important to our overall industry and to our sport is running out of resources and options.

    Seven months into the worldwide pandemic – as other Caribbean countries and destinations have opened back up to traveling anglers – the Belizean fly fishing community that is so important to our overall industry and to our sport is running out of resources and options. While the prime minister announced that the country […]

Fly fishing industry unites on climate change

The Fly Fishing Climate Alliance has been formed in the US by businesses within the industry to tackle the effects of climate change.

A first-of-its-kind initiative for the fly fishing industry has brought brands, shops, lodges and guides together to take action over the climate crisis. The Fly Fishing Climate Alliance says that climate change is the single biggest threat to fish on the planet and has pledged to go carbon neutral by 2030. As of today, 16 […]

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