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Roll cast… when you can.

If you master the easiest of all fly casting techniques, the roll cast, it will open up a myriad of extremely effective casts for both the single and two handed rod. [...]

December 22, 2017 FEATURE STORY, Slide

“T” minus 18 minutes to smarter

Simon Gawesworth’s Rio Products video and Red’s Fly Shop video explain setting up shooting head lines, leaders and tips. [...]

November 21, 2017 FEATURE STORY, Slide

Wanna grow your game? Think Versi & Poly leaders and sink tips on 9-footers

Take advantage of different kinds of fly lines, backing and, of course, added Versi & Poly leaders and sink tips. [...]

October 3, 2017 FEATURE STORY, Slide, Tips & Tactics

Tips & Tactics: Wanna’ be done ducking or getting whacked by your big streamer fly?

Casting heavy streamers and attempting to do so using the conventional technique is painful in more ways than one, It is ineffectual, ugly to watch and dangerous. Plus, you cannot really get distance [...]

December 7, 2015 FEATURE STORY, Slide, Tips & Tactics, Videos

Feature Story: The easy way down to where the fish are

The rub on the Versi/Poly tips had been the loops were limp and triggered hinging, which leads to bad casts. Today, the connections are stiff and don’t hinge [...]

May 19, 2015 FEATURE STORY, Fly Fishing, Slide

Tips & Tactics: Wanna’ cast a 100-feet, easily?

Because of the rapidly developing interest in switch rods, both the fly rod and fly line manufacturers have begun in earnest to develop newer and better rods and fly lines [...]

September 15, 2014 FEATURE STORY, Slide, Tips & Tactics

Industry News: RIO Products expands its ConnectCore line

The Level “T” Series tips come in 30-foot sections - both ends with welded loop for quick changes, They also come in 500-feet lengths that can be cut to meet angler’s fishing and casting needs [...]

September 9, 2014 Industry News, RECENT, Slide