BEARDED CLOUSER

Taking advantage of sharks and rays’ ampullae of Lorenzini, which detect weak electrical fields such as those produced by their
Grunter Math

GRUNTER MATH

After getting his PhD in pancakes, refusals and eats, Professor LeRoy Botha runs us through the equations involved in catching
crayfish fly the mission LeRoy Botha

CONFESSION, 2023

If I told you that I took a break from grunter fishing this year, and instead trained some big, wild
Step-by-step fly tying the Beast

STEP-BY-STEP: THE...

In this step-by-step video Andre van Wyk, frequent cover star of The Mission (see issue 16's goldfish pond, issue 29's
the Stella garrick fly

STEP-BY-STEP: THE...

The Stella is a topwater pattern tied by Richard Wale, designed with the intention of catching leervis (garrick) on topwater

LAZER POINTER FLIES

Us fly people frequently debate the merits of fluorescent colours in flies. Recently, during a chat with mates, I remarked

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