A Passion for Tarpon raises $18k for Bonefish & Tarpon Trust

Andy Mill and publisher Tom Pero of Wild River Press presented Bonefish & Tarpon Trust with a check for $18,000 from the sale of Mill’s award-winning book “A Passion for Tarpon" recently.

Tackle manufacturer Hardy & Greys looks to trim HQ staff

One of the UK’s leading fishing tackle manufacturers, Hardy & Greys, is planning to restructure its HQ organization to reduce costs and increase profitability. This includes the departure of MD Richard Sanderson.

Sanderson leaves Hardy & Greys

Tackle Trade World are reporting the departure of Hardy Greys MD, Richard Sanderson, with others to follow, at the Alnwick-based branch of the company.

Speed, Muscle and Teeth – Fly Fishing for Mako Sharks

Conway Bowman, Southern California's shark whisperer extraordinaire shares with us a trailer for his new DVD due out in January 2012 showcasing the spectacle that is catch and release fly fishing for mako sharks.

Fly Fishing in Europe – Albarine River, France

We introduce another new regular monthly fly fishing column today covering the wealth of fly fishing opportunities available in continental Europe. These will be written by Laurent Guillermin who is a well-known writer and photographer from France. His first stop is the Albarine River in his native France. Welcome Laurent!

NASF salmon conservation auction in Norway raises a record £90,000!

NASF/Reddvillaksen.no had its annual auction to raise money for wild salmon conservation in Oslo (27th Oct). The auction raised a fantastic 800,000 NOK to the foundation, which is a new record!
New techniques in river fly fishing are leading to greater fly control and greater success

Fishing on the Frontier – Part 39: The Frontier Opens

"There are many frontiers in our sport, and there always will be, I suspect." Former England International Fly Fishing team member and now coach...

IGFA Launches New E-membership – Free for a Year!

With the ability to receive the IGFA newsletter and check out the record book online, the FREE IGFA e-membership for a year is a good deal for those interested in keeping up to date with record catches worldwide. From knot tutorials and rig guides to step-by-step instructions for designing your set up to comply with IGFA rules, members look forward to new tips in their inboxes and on the website.

Norway Hosts Annual Auction for North Atlantic Salmon Fund

Encouraging overseas residents to bid for some great auction items, we have a short version of the Norway NASF auction catalogue.

Fly Fishing and Chillin' at Pesca Maya

Nice new video from the guys at Leland Fly Fishing Outfitters taken from their trip down the famous Pesca Maya Lodge in Mexico's stunning Ascension Bay. There's a 2 for 1 last-minute offer now on for October right now!