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  • feather mechanic
    THE FEATHER MECHANIC BY GORDON VAN DER SPUY AND TIM WEGE We don’t normally stock books, but for Gordon van der Spuy we made an exception because his new book, The Feather Mechanic is a one-of-a-kind contribution to the world of fly fishing and fly tying. An expert fly tyer and instructor, in The Feather Mechanic Gordon not only tells the story of his own development in fly tying with signature flair, but he also takes the reader into the function of some of the most deadly patterns in history, so you understand why they work. That way you can forget tying by pattern, go off-piste and create your own killer flies. Accompanied by Gordon’s brilliant sketches and brilliant macro images from freshwater ecologist Christian Fry, if you are in to fly tying our merely want to be a better angler, The Feather Mechanic is an essential addition to your collection.
  • tom sutcliffe tom sutcliffe
    Yet More Sweet Days by Tom Sutcliffe The sequel to Tom Sutcliffe's Hunting Trout and Shadows on the Stream Bed, Yet More Sweet Days boasts 471 pages of Tom's fly fishing stories plus 50 pen and ink sketches. Through almost a lifetime's experiences of fly fishing, Tom shares the joy of the sport that has dominated his life (in a good way), while also imparting a ton of hard-earned knowledge in his unique story-telling style. Subjects range from stillwater fly fishing, fishing in Iceland, fishing the chalkstreams of Hampshire, the rivers and streams he loves best in South Africa, observations on fishing alone, notes on trout flies, back-country bridges, and the diary of three visits to the Eastern Cape Highlands around Rhodes and Barkly East.
  • hunting trout by tom sutcliffe
    Hunting Trout by Tom Sutcliffe Back by popular demand, if you do not yet have a copy of Hunting Trout – Angles and anecdotes on trout fishing, this - the third edition of Tom Sutcliffe’s classic, published by Burnett Media with forewords by Nick Lyons and Stephen Boshoff, new illustrations, a new cover shot by Gerhard Loubscher and a new preface from Tom - is one for the collection. Hunting Trout is informative, entertaining story-telling at its best and you will come away from this book wiser, better informed and motivated to make your own stories. There’s a reason Tom is compared to the great fly fishing writers and personalities of the UK, US and elsewhere, but we should hold him in higher regard because he is ours and the places he writes about are mostly our own too.
  • The Mission’s editor-at-large/spirit animal Conrad Botes also happens to be a grande fromage artist and one half of the Bitterkomix duo (soutiepress.com). This new 100% cotton T-shirt for The Mission features a panel from Bitterkomix no. 16. A perfect Christmas gift to yourself.
    Size Chest width Length
    S 53 cm 68 cm
    M 56 cm 69 cm
    L 58 cm 70 cm
    XL 62 cm 72 cm
    XXL 66 cm 66 cm
     
  • The Mission’s editor-at-large/spirit animal Conrad Botes also happens to be a grande fromage artist and one half of the Bitterkomix duo (soutiepress.com). This new 100% cotton T-shirt for The Mission features a panel from Bitterkomix no. 16. A perfect Christmas gift to yourself.
    Size Chest width Length
    S 53 cm 68 cm
    M 56 cm 69 cm
    L 58 cm 70 cm
    XL 62 cm 72 cm
    XXL 66 cm 66 cm
     
  • flat cap flat cap
    The Flathead might as well be our spirit fish. The DIY or DIE Flat Cap is our homage to it.
  • the mission cap the mission cap
    The Flathead might as well be our spirit fish. The DIY or DIE Snapback is our homage to it. Free shipping for orders of R240 or more - South Africa only. Fees apply for international shipping.
  • A classy, old-school baller of a cap in grey.
  • THE MISSION DAD CAP – BROWN

    R300.00
    A classy, old-school baller of a cap in brown.
  • Make a statement with the Tailgunner Grunter Snapback, perchance our boldest style yet.
  • A classy, old-school baller of a cap in green.
  • Our logo trucker in black and charcoal with orange and white writing.
  • It's red, it's white, and with our embroidered Tailgunner Grunter logo, this trucker is lucky cap dynamite.
  • Special offer: Buy 5 magazines (any edition) and get 25% off. Buy 10 magazines (any edition) and get 50% off! Discount reflects on checkout.  Trevor Sithole | Spotted grunter | The Paarl panther | Jaco Lucas Missed this print edition? The Mission Issue 02 Mar/Apr 2017 coming to you from the archives. Free shipping for orders of R240 or more - South Africa only. Fees apply for international shipping. Stocks are low! 
  • Special offer: Buy 5 magazines (any edition) and get 25% off. Buy 10 magazines (any edition) and get 50% off! Discount reflects on checkout.  Orange Free State | Oman | Jurassic | Guy Ferguson | African pike | Beetlemania | Beers, beats and more Missed this print edition? The Mission Issue 09 May/Jun 2018 could be yours. Free shipping for orders of R240 or more - South Africa only. Fees apply for international shipping. Stocks are limited.
  • Special offer: Buy 5 magazines (any edition) and get 25% off. Buy 10 magazines (any edition) and get 50% off! Discount reflects on checkout.  Nirvana in Bhutan | Giant Niger barbs | Cape Streams connection | Bob Skinstad | Goats galore | Beers, beats & more Missed out? Get in on The Mission Issue 16 Jul/Aug 2019. Free shipping for orders of R240 or more - South Africa only. Fees apply for international shipping. Stocks are extremely limited on this one.