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Nehl Horton resigns as President of the IGFA

The IGFA is a nonprofit committed to the conservation of game fish, promoting ethical angling practices through science, education, records and recognition. [...]

October 28, 2019 Conservation, FEATURE STORY, News, Slide

Rob Kramer speaks about how he came to care about Wild Oceans

Wild Oceans emphasizes conserving top predators like billfish, tunas, and sharks -- wolves of the sea that preserve the survival of all fish, marine mammals, and seabirds. [...]

September 30, 2019 Conservation, FEATURE STORY, Industry News, Slide, Wild Oceans

Playing by IGFA rules is something to be applauded

A good angler, using a light tippet, knows they must catch quickly because of predation. Also important are proper handling and a timely release. [...]

August 20, 2019 FEATURE STORY, Fly Fishing, IGFA, Of Interest, Slide

The IGFA has grand plans for its 80th

The IGFA is a Florida international visitor stop. It’s Hall of Fame Musem can keep five-year-olds to 90-year-olds intrigued for hours. [...]

May 9, 2019 News, RECENT, Slide

George H.W. Bush inducted into fishing hall of fame

President Bush was a passionate recreational angler, often targeting striped bass and bluefish in Kennebunkport, ME or bonefish in the Keys. [...]

March 12, 2019 FEATURE STORY, News, Slide

Is Schwiebert’s “Matching the Hatch” always best?

Making trout eat what we put on their fast-food menu, and they seem to be gorging on, often gets refused. Why is that? Throw the list away. [...]

March 4, 2019 FEATURE STORY, Slide

Big game fish on a fly – Jake Jordan’s rules

Big game landings on a fly rod that are International Game Fish Association qualified catches would be tarpon and a checklist of billfish, tuna and sharks. [...]

February 15, 2019 FEATURE STORY, Slide

IGFA Launches New Website

The IGFA is the leading authority on angling pursuits and the keeper of the most current World Record fishing catches by fish categories. [...]

February 5, 2019 FEATURE STORY, News, Slide

Video: Rather than the Non-Slip Loop Knot, try this easier to tie loop knot

After tying many variations of loop knots, Huff came up with this double-line 5 turn loop knot that held better than any other of the knots he had ever tied. [...]

September 21, 2018 FEATURE STORY, Slide, Uncategorized, Videos

Industry News: International Game Fish Association to relocate

The IGFA will be reducing its footprint in Dania Beach, again. They plan to stay in their South Florida home and remain a valuable tourist destination. [...]

September 12, 2018 FEATURE STORY, Slide