Fly Life Magazine

Browsing the "Winston Fly Rods" Tag

Industry Shouts & Murmurs: June 29 – July 5, 2018

Catch this past weeks summary of news items that affect the preservation of the outdoors, public lands, and fly fishing's latest happenings. [...]

July 6, 2018 Conservation, FEATURE STORY, News, Slide

The backstory on switch rods

Using two hands to overhand cast was especially appealing to anglers requiring repetitive long distance deliveries typical of search casting for large game fish. [...]

July 20, 2017 FEATURE STORY, Slide

Industry News: Winston Adds Rio Marié Lodge to “Preferred” List

Fly fishing the jungles of South America are remarkably "unlike" anything you would expect from being in a jungle: bug-less and riverine flora almost familiar looking. Hot? Very! [...]

October 14, 2016 FEATURE STORY, Industry News, Slide

Industry News: Marketing Genius Jim Murphy Joins Winston Sales Team

Jim Murphy stood the sleepy fly fishing industry on its head when he launched Redington back in the 1990s. He made customer service a business and introduced product line integration [...]

August 3, 2016 Industry News, RECENT, Slide

Industry News: R.L. Winston Rod Company acquires Bauer Fly Reels

Some "marriages," of course, do not seem to make much sense with regard to vertical integration. The merger of Winston and Bauer does, big time... [...]

May 2, 2016 Industry News, RECENT, Slide

Of Interest: A beautiful story about Tom & Gerri and fly rods

Can a fly rod really hold the secret of life? This inspirational tale may make you answer, "Yes." [...]

July 25, 2013 Of Interest, RECENT, Slide, Spot