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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

The IGFA and Wild Oceans rescue the stallions of the oceans

Thanks to the IGFA and Wild Oceans' hard work we now have the Billfish Conservation Act - no billfish can be sold in the continental United States. [...]

August 10, 2018 RECENT, Slide

May the knots be with you

Being comfortable with a loop knot you've tied hundreds of times is to be confident it will hold. No matter, its all about seating the knot - think turns and coils. [...]

May 22, 2018 RECENT, Slide

2018 IGFA Fishing Hall of Fame Inductees announced

2018 inductees include IGFA World Record leader Dr. Martin Arostegui, fly-fishing broadcasting pioneer John Barrettand & dry-fly legend Frederic Halford. [...]

March 13, 2018 RECENT, Slide

Industry Shouts & Murmurs – Feb. 16-22

Shouts and Murmurs is a weekly summary of news items that affect the preservation and protection of our out of doors, public lands, and fly fishing avocation [...]

February 22, 2018 FEATURE STORY, Slide

IGFA: Playing by the rules

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

November 13, 2017 FEATURE STORY, Slide

19th Annual IGFA Hall Of Fame Induction Ceremony

The ceremony will be held on Saturday, October 28, at Johnny Morris’ Wonders of Wildlife National Museum & Aquarium in Springfield, Missouri. [...]

October 2, 2017 News, RECENT, Slide