Ian Collins’ “Psycho Fishing, Que’est ce que c’est?” is a psychedelic playlist featuring Black Merda, Brainbox, The Temptations, Kenny Rogers, Janko Nilovic and a bunch more trippy tracks. We challenge you not to nod your head. Play it here off YOUTUBE.
DROOL, lust, envy, jealousy, ambition, resolve, commitment - we felt all of these watching guide Christiaan Pretorius's cut of his 2017 Kamchatka season (including details on specific rivers like the Zhupanova and smaller tributaries like the Sedanka spring creek and the Savan). If you like trout, watch it. If you don't like trout, but like [...]
THIS WEEK at The Mission: We checked out this video by Aussie Fly Fisher Josh Hutchins chasing three trout species in Oz. Who knew they had Brookies? We loved The Hidden, the latest from the guys at Blue Halo. We enjoyed this clip of new ANC president (and soon to be South Africa's president) Cyril [...]
We caught up with Tom Lewin of Frontier Fly Fishing on a special catch he made on the Vaal recently. THE MISSION (TM): Mr Lewin, we believe you recently made a remarkable catch? TOM LEWIN (TL): Yes, it was a huge tarpon of Costa Rica, the biggest fish I have ever... TM: Incorrect. We’re [...]
WITH the 2018 F3T stoke reel. From Tanzania to Honduras, Wyoming to Greenland, tarpon to tigers, trout and salmon, this thing is power through and through.
Fresh from Stephan Gian Dombaj ('The Porn Star' from our lead profile in issue 6) and the team at Fly Fishing Nation, comes this trailer for Three Runs - Fly Fishing Escapism - their new entry into the Rise Fly Fishing Film Festival. Almost like a music video at times, this Felix Tonio Stinzing-directed look [...]
FOR Mike “Kid” Riemer, the marketing manager at Salsa Cycles, bikes are a predictable passion, but so is fly fishing the lakes and rivers of Minnesota. Bringing the two together was the next step and pimping the brand’s fabled Blackborow fat bike build was the way to do it. Mike’s goal was simple: his bike [...]
Fresh from Capt Jack Productions is this trailer for 'The African Tiger' shot on location on the Mnyera and Ruhudji rivers in Tanzania with Tourette Fishing. Home to 20lb + tigerfish, this area is wild like few other places on earth still are. The Big 5 plus plenty of other critters like crocs and hippos [...]
The Mission caught up with Chris Cooper and Leo Cinicolo of Chalkstream Fly as their debut film Chalk is released today on www.fishingtv.com What are your backgrounds? Chris: We are old school mates, so have spent a lot of time together on the rivers over the years. We are both from commercial photography and [...]
RAY MONTOYA, The Perminator of Oman's remote beaches, put together The Mission Playlist Vol.4 for us. Inspired by his long road trips to permit country, we wager it will do the job for you, no matter if you're chasing striped bass or smallmouth bass, GTs or guppies. Enjoy. SEARCHIN' FOR THAT HOLY WATER MIX [...]