THE MISSION PLAYLIST VOL. 11

One half of film crew Scholars & Gentlemen (who shot our Trevor Sithole video in issue 2), Greg Lomas is always on the cutting edge of what’s cool. Hipsters want to be him, but by the time they catch up, he’s moved on. He came up with our issue 13 playlist while lying in bed [...]

By |2019-01-18T14:52:38+00:00January 18th, 2019|Categories: Articles|Tags: , |0 Comments

FISHING ALONE

In this exclusive excerpt from his soon to be released book Yet More Sweet Days, Tom Sutcliffe ruminates on the pleasure of fishing solo. I guess you could argue that the true solitary fishing experience favours your chances of slipping into a deep contemplation about the true meaning of life, though for me it doesn't. [...]

By |2019-01-08T08:57:27+00:00January 8th, 2019|Categories: Articles|Tags: , , , |0 Comments

CHARLIE SMITH SINGS THE BLUES

Crazy Charlie Smith passed away yesterday.  Wikipedia will remember him for his fly, but his efforts as a father to a fishery and his bonefishing sons; Prescott, Steve and Andy, are what stand apart when you read about him as a man. His early 19lb fish was disregarded as a record at the Lighthouse Club [...]

By |2018-12-31T23:39:38+00:00December 31st, 2018|Categories: Articles|0 Comments

GIFT GUIDE: ON THE 9TH DAY OF CHRISTMAS

PART 9 in a 12 part series of blogs where we look at the Christmas Wishlists of The Mission/Feathers & Fluoro team. Each list features three categories: Stocking Filler (cheap and cheerful), Sublime (a great piece of gear in the mid to high price range) and Ridiculous (what Peter Thiel wants, Peter Thiel gets). Today’s [...]

By |2018-12-21T13:19:44+00:00December 23rd, 2018|Categories: Articles|Tags: , |0 Comments

GIFT GUIDE: ON THE 8TH DAY OF CHRISTMAS

PART 8 in a 12 part series of blogs where we look at the Christmas Wishlists of The Mission/Feathers & Fluoro team. Each list features three categories: Stocking Filler (cheap and cheerful), Sublime (a great piece of gear in the mid to high price range) and Ridiculous (what the Sultan of Brunei wants, the Sultan [...]

By |2018-12-21T12:54:10+00:00December 22nd, 2018|Categories: Articles|0 Comments

GIFT GUIDE: ON THE 7TH DAY OF CHRISTMAS

PART 7 in a 12 part series of blogs where we look at the Christmas Wishlists of The Mission/Feathers & Fluoro team. Each list features three categories: Stocking Filler (cheap and cheerful), Sublime (a great piece of gear in the mid to high price range) and Ridiculous (what the Sultan of Brunei wants, the Sultan [...]

By |2018-12-21T07:26:28+00:00December 21st, 2018|Categories: Articles|Tags: , , |0 Comments

GIFT GUIDE: ON THE 6TH DAY OF CHRISTMAS

PART 6 in a 12 part series of blogs where we look at the Christmas Wishlists of The Mission/Feathers & Fluoro team. Each list features three categories: Stocking Filler (cheap and cheerful), Sublime (a great piece of gear in the mid to high price range) and Ridiculous (what the Sultan of Brunei wants, the Sultan [...]

By |2018-12-21T06:45:55+00:00December 21st, 2018|Categories: Articles|0 Comments

THE FIVE BEST (FREE) WEATHER APPS FOR FLY FISHERS

I clearly remember my late grandfather (the one who first introduced me to fishing) tapping his barometer.It was one of those classic dome-glassed models with the dual pointer arms and a liquid temperature gauge at the bottom. Set in yellowwood, it hung in the bar- which was all cut glass decanters and memorabilia, including a [...]

By |2018-12-14T11:11:53+00:00December 14th, 2018|Categories: Articles|Tags: , , |0 Comments