“Colin, if you’re looking to catch Pacu or Peacocks, then you either want the Amazonian Stiffy Intermediate or the Bolivian Floater.” Opinions and arseholes, we’ve had a few but then again too few to mention. When buying a new fly line you normally have to make your choice off someone else’s opinion. You walk into [...]
“Violent”, “savage”, “incredible strength”, “endearing lisp.” If Mike Tyson were a fish, he’d be a GT. Tackle-shattering, pound-for-pound all in fighting powerhouses of the flats, GTs both fascinate anglers and destroy their wet fishy dreams and gear. Addiction is best dealt with in the open so we caught up with author Peter McLeod of Aardvark [...]
From his home waters in the Seychelles of Alphonse, Cosmoledo, Poivre and Astove to Russia for Atlantic Salmon, Bolivia for Dorado and everywhere in between, Keith Rose Innes has had the pick of the bunch in all the dream destinations. Rearrange your bucket list and start checking the bank balance, here are his top 5 [...]
Matt Gorlei and Nick van Rensburg are the two charnas behind Flybru (the fishing/filming student crew out of Stellenbosch University and the gents behind our cover shoot video). They were both at Stellies last year, until wonder of wonders Matt passed his exams and buggered off to South America to guide on the Rio Grande [...]
Commuters, rush-hour traffic, morning coffees and...carp in inner-city Cape Town? Here's how the team at The Mission got our cover image for Issue 1. Video by Matt Gorlei of FlyBru.