Fly Life Magazine

Browsing the "Jake Jordan" Tag

Opinion: Seriously, do you honestly think you deserve a high-five?

There used to be a video of four stud-like guys high 5-ing each other for having reeled in a grouper, electrically - they got laughed at so many times they took the post down. [...]

September 9, 2019 billfish, electric reels, Fly Fishing, RECENT, Slide

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

There is an elephant in the room. It’s Seigler fly reels.

The Seigler reel has some highly visible design features that make so much sense one wonders why they were not "invented" long ago. [...]

July 8, 2019 FEATURE STORY, Review, Slide

A conversation with Wanda Hair Taylor

Wanda Taylor, mentored by the inimitable Jake Jordan, caught an IGFA world record shortbill spearfish on her first try in Kona, Hawaii 2/6/19. [...]

May 16, 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

Reminder: The Fly Fishing Show today through Sunday in Somerset, NJ.

The Somerset, New Jersey Fly Fishing Show is said to be the biggest show of The Fly Fishing shows held throughout the winter and spring [...]

January 25, 2016 FEATURE STORY, Fly Fishing Show, Slide