Native Trout. The "Chasing Natives" Initiative and why it matters to all of us.

Native Trout. The "Chasing Natives" Initiative and why it matters to all of us.

February 19, 2019 2 min read 1 Comment

"Native fish are often indicator species whose health tells us much about the waters they live in. In this film we will look at the survival challenges these fish have or have had and the successes we're having in managing them, examining working solutions. Factors adversely affecting native fish around the world are often the same, such as over fishing, invasive species, habitat loss, etc"
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Fly Fishing Emerger Patterns <br> - Bob Wyatt's Flies

Fly Fishing Emerger Patterns
- Bob Wyatt's Flies

February 19, 2019 3 min read 1 Comment

" Find a feeding fish. Our first consideration is whether the trout are feeding - if at all. If they aren’t feeding, or at least watching for food, you may as well throw stones at them. It’s easy to mistake a non-feeding trout for one that is “refusing” your offerings, when in fact its just ignoring them, or asleep. When there is little food in the water column, trout often go into a semi-dormant state. A hatch of mayflies or drift of nymphs will wake them up in short order. "
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Fly Fishing Photography By Steven Ooi Epic Fly Rods Fly Rod Kits Photo

3 Tips for Better Fly Fishing Photography - An Interview with Steven Ooi

January 23, 2019 4 min read 1 Comment

You may have seen Steven's incredible images posted on Instagram and Facebook as @finripplemedia. Timed to perfection, his astounding images of leaping trout freeze time and clearly demonstrate to us that yes, trout do indeed track insects on the wing and take them in flight. Steven has been bending a couple of Epic fly rods...
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Epic Fly Rod Review best fiberglass fly rod

Epic FastGlass Fly Rod Review - "where tech meets tradition."

December 24, 2018 1 min read 2 Comments

Never had I anticipated the arrival of a new fly rod more, and I currently 
own two dozen premium rods and have had another few dozen move through my 
personal inventory over the years. The rod exceeded all expectations and 
in every way - action, tracking, dampening, aesthetics, components, 
workmanship, packaging.
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Fly FIshign for Arctic Char on Epic Fiberglass Fly Rods

Fly Fishing For Arctic Char on Epic FastGlass

December 11, 2018 1 min read

For his latest movie-project Swiftfly fishing ambassador Peter Corzilius hiked out into the wilderness of Swedish Lappland searching for arctic char, a special species that lives in big and clear mountain lakes.
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Buod a fly rod with our fly rod building kits this Christmas

Fly Rod Kits For Christmas!

December 06, 2018 1 min read 39 Comments

A Fly Rod Building Kit - It's the gift that literally keeps on giving. One of our superb Ready To Wrap Fly Rod Kits is the perfect gift for the fly angler that has just about everything (which of course might be you) Kits for Christmas - Fly Rod Kit Giveaway!
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New Zealand Fly Fishing Guide Kunio Onishi

The Fly Fishing Ninja

August 14, 2018 4 min read

I had already fallen in love with this art by then. I wanted to be a flyfisher. I saved every single pocket money towards the kit. It took me more than one year to save 7000Yen($NZ92.00). I finally bought a Shakespeare Beginners set, which included a rod, reel, line, tapered leader and 5 dry flies and 5 streamers
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Epic FastGlass material update FAQ

Epic FastGlass material update FAQ

March 28, 2018 5 min read 1 Comment

We've spent the past year updating and refining both our carbon fibre and FastGlass fiberglass range, here's the lowdown!

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Spey Day - Epic Two Handed Spey Rods, Spey Rod Blanks and Ready to Wrap™ Rod Kits

August 11, 2017 2 min read 1 Comment

 

You've been asking and we've been listening. We're delighted to announce our new Two Handed Spey rods, Spey rod blanks and Ready to Wrap Fly Rod Kits™

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The Epic Rod Turner

July 10, 2017 1 min read

Epic battery operated fly rod turner and drying motor  Makes drying and levelling epoxy wraps a breeze.  Produced exclusively for us by our friends at C&F Design.The New Epic battery operated fly rod turner and drying motor. Makes drying and levelling epoxy wraps a breeze.  Produced exclusively for us by our friends at C&F Design.

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New Nano-Tech Generation II Carbon Fibre Fly Rods

July 10, 2017 3 min read 1 Comment

Epic Carbon Fibre Graphite fly rod blanksWhile there's lots of clever tech in these new designs making them lighter and stronger, the feature that fly anglers will get the most benefit from is our new ground ferrule system. 

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The Epic Rod Tube

July 07, 2017 1 min read 1 Comment

Epic translucent ferruled fiberglass rod tubeEverything we do is different, better. Our rod tube is no exception. Introducing the Epic hand ferruled 'Katana' rod tube in either translucent glass or black glass.
Light, tough, and just bloody clever.
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