September 15th, 2014

Preparing for the Flats: Your Guide to Tackling Up for Saltwater

by AllanS

 

Preparing for the Saltwater FlatsThe idea of heading away on a trip of a lifetime for tropical saltwater fly fishing never looks more appealing than on a cold, damp and miserable day. Wading a shallow sand flat in stunning warm, clear water with the tropical sun beating down on your back is the stuff of many our day dreams and the reality will usually live up to expectations. Read more »

September 11th, 2014

A Week In Paradise – Family Fun & Fishing In The Maldives!

by AllanS

 

2014 Maldives TripDo you ever think of a special place you’d like to fish? For most people I’m guessing there must be a special place they visit in their daydreams, for me it’s usually a tropical paradise, occasionally a salmon river, both are distant and remote from day to day life in Wiltshire. Read more »

September 4th, 2014

End Your Season In Style at the 2014 Sportfish Jamboree Weekend!

by LeeB

 

Autumn JamboreeWe are pleased to announce a new and exciting event to our calendar – definitely one to put in your diary! Join us for a weekend of end of season sale bargains, demonstrations and a chance to meet some of our best suppliers at our lakeside store. This is a great opportunity to test all the bestselling gear and clothing from 2014 and get a sneak preview of what will be new instore in 2015. Read more »

August 28th, 2014

Tackling-Up for Back-End Autumn Salmon Fly Fishing

by AllanS

 

2014 Autumn Salmon Fishing GuideThe final few months of the salmon season can provide the most prolific sport of the year as large autumn fish enter our rivers, hopefully in good numbers. On rivers with a true autumn run this time represents the pinnacle of the season’s sport and salmon anglers travel from far and wide to enjoy this marvellous fishing. Being correctly prepared will make the most of your time on the river as the days get shorter. Read more »

August 14th, 2014

An Introduction to Tenkara Fly Fishing with Mike Roden

by LeeB

 

An Introduction to TenkaraFrom a modest start Tenkara fly fishing is now growing in both awareness and popularity both in the UK and across Europe. Indeed, there are now an ever increasing band of enthusiasts for whom Tenkara is the only method of fly fishing that they practice. For most however, it will be in additional string to their bow to compliment the more common rod, reel and line set up. Read more »