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Belknap Streamer

Belknap Streamer

Belknap Streamer from scott bironI grew up in a suburb of Boston, Massachusetts.  The town of Acton was known for its part in the Revolutionary War.  One of its long-time residents was fly tyer Ray Salminen.  He lived 2 streets over from my home and I attended school...

Simple Buzzer Pattern – Getting Started Fly Tying – Part 3

Simple Buzzer Pattern – Getting Started Fly Tying – Part 3

Fly tying - getting started - part 3 - THE BuzzerSPRITE Hooks PRO-Team member Joe Russell gives us a little walkthrough on a very simple, yet very effective Stillwater pattern, The Buzzer.An extremely versatile pattern with a plethora of ways in which it can be...

Simple Saltwater Fly – Fly Tying – Getting Started – Part 2

Simple Saltwater Fly – Fly Tying – Getting Started – Part 2

Fly tying - getting started - part 2 - SaltwaterYou needn’t worry about being super detailed when tying this particular pattern, as long as it has the right shape and profile and gives an enticing silhouette of the prey your mimicking it will do the business.Saltwater...

Fly Tying – Getting Started – Part 1

Fly Tying – Getting Started – Part 1

Fly tying - getting started - part 1With Mountains of different materials, tools and vices, starting to tie your own flies seems like a daunting thing to do, it needn't be. Over the next 8 "getting started" blogs we will cover 6 simple flies that any beginner can tie....

5 Simply Sprite Tools You Need In Your Bag

5 Simply Sprite Tools you need in your Bag

5 Simply Sprite Tools You Need On Your BenchWith various different fly tying tools you may think what are they all used for? Introducing the Simply Sprite Tools range, here we hope to explain the basic use of our fly tying tools used by the fly tyer. All of these...

Marryat Tactical Pro Rod Review

Marryat Tactical Pro Rod Review

Are you on the fence? You don't need to be.Our expert Pete Buckey  Gives a really in depth review of the Marryat Tactical Pro.How a rod meets your demands; and how it compares to others you have tried. These two aspects are paramount when we choose a new rod. Lots of...

Marryat Rods: Which Rod Should I Buy?

Marryat Rods: Which rod should I buy?

A guide to selecting the right fishing rod. Allan Liddle has used Marryat rods for a fair few years and always test drives the new models. We thought he was the perfect pro for the job! Choosing a fly rod isn’t a straightforward as many would have you believe, that...

Corrie Emerger – Allan Liddle

Corrie Emerger – Allan Liddle

Corrie Emerger Alan LiddleCorrie Killer - Allan Liddle A simple step forward from my own Corrie-killer pattern that’s done so well for me over the years both on lochs as well as rivers. This time, when up on the stunning Harry Loch in Orkney earlier this year, the...

Sprite Barbless Streamer Review

SPRITE Barbless Streamer Review

by Joe Russell Fly TyingJoe has been a great user of our hooks for a while so when we asked him for a review he was only to glad to help. This is his review of the SPRITE Streamer hook.First time trying out the SPRITE barbless streamer hook and first impression are...

Jog 31 Miles In July For Cancer Research Uk

Jog 31 miles in July for Cancer Research UK

Jog 31 miles in July for Cancer Research UK1 in 2 of us will get cancer in our lifetime. All of us can help beat it.Paula our accounts manager is taking part in Jog 31 we want to show her our support. If the fact that 1 in 2 people will develop cancer at some point in...

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