Redington Form Game Rod Product Review Winner!

Congrats to Jeff Filkoski! He was our winner during the week of Feb. 14th-Feb.20th, 2017. He won $25 in AvidMax.com rewards for this product review.

Item Purchased: Redington Form Game Casting Practice Fly Rods

Rating: “Great Practice Rod!” 5 out of 5 stars!

Review: “This is a great practice rod! One of the nice things about this rod & probably most important, it uses a real fly line made by Rio. Continue reading

That First Fly Rod & A Boy’s Journey To Fly Fishing

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The catch! What a beauty!

Getting your first fly rod is an intensely personal moment. Mine was a one-piece fiberglass model handmade with care and patience by my grandfather.

It was a beautiful thing – a tawny blank of indeterminate weight with black wraps or maybe brown and a wooden handle. Matched to a 7 weight floating line, it seemed to do a great job of casting. I was just getting into fly fishing and was being Continue reading