Fly Life Magazine

Browsing the "Simon Gawesworth" Tag

RIO tells you how to get lucky on the flats

This Rio "How to" videos illustrates, among other things, the importance of listening to and following a guide's advice. [...]

October 21, 2019 RECENT, Slide, Videos

Simon Gawesworth shows how to tie a simple dropper

RIO brand manager Simon Gawesworth runs through a number of reasons why you would fish a dropper on your leader and how to do so. [...]

November 27, 2018 RECENT, Slide, Tips & Tactics, Videos

Knots, do-overs, kinky swirls, and the stuff we’re told

Attaching a fly to your tippet is as important as the fly you chose and the water you selected to fish. Don’t rush the job or treat it as a distraction - operator error is why knots fail [...]

October 18, 2018 FEATURE STORY, Slide

Industry News: RIO Products Launches Flies 

RIO Products’ Simon Gawesworth, Far Bank Enterprises (Sage, RIO, Redington) didn’t move into the “Flies” business on a two beer whim. They mean it. [...]

July 10, 2018 FEATURE STORY, 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

Podcasting our sport

Podcasters like Orvis or Drake Cast allow listeners to escape the the morning commute through glass canyons of neon and asphalt while honing our love of the sport. [...]

May 16, 2018 FEATURE STORY, Slide

Industry Shouts & Murmurs Mar. 1 – 8

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. [...]

March 8, 2018 Conservation, FEATURE STORY, News, Slide

Industry news, shouts & murmurs 

Read what matters in the fly fishing industry from Lefty's health to product releases. We'll catch you up on what's important. [...]

January 31, 2018 FEATURE STORY, Slide

Simon Gawesworth on RIO products, the brand

Anyone who has spent a little time with Simon on the water or elsewhere knows his devotion to the sport and his physical expertise on the river. [...]

December 1, 2017 RECENT, Slide, Tips & Tactics

“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