Tag Archives: Fly Fishing

Coping with a Breeze


Whether you’re venturing out on lake or river, chances are a some point a niggling wind will spring up to ruin your presentation. This is especially true on those early spring outings when we’re plagued with unpredictable conditions. Nothing is worse now than being on a favourite beat only to be faced with a grueling downstream breeze.

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The Helios 3… A Right Good Going Over!


The Helios 3 strung up and ready for battle in deepest Russia.

The launch of the Helios 3 had us all itching to get our grubby mitts on this new and exciting rod. After all, who wouldn’t be intrigued by claims of “true tracking and deadly accurate”? Skeptics might say this is mere hype, though having compared the H3 side by side with both its predecessors the H1 and H2, I can confidently say a dollop of truth exists.

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