July 10, 2019 1 min read

Getting Epic In Japan

We're stoked to welcome Hiroyuki Yakuwa of Japan to the Epic crew!

Epic Fly Rods Japan

Trout Shop Anglers Hut Owner - https://www.facebook.com/anglershut1997/
Fly Fishing Pro Guide
Japan Fly Fishing Advisor

You can check out Yakuwa San's stunning photography on his Instagram page 

Epic Fly Rods Japan

Fly Rods

Fiberglass fly rods Japan

If you are fishing in Japan and need the advice of a No 1 Guide get in touch


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