Is this date 17 November 2018 a historic day? I don’t know, only time will tell. What it is for sure is it is an important day because something took place today. Three people met up to kickstart this ambitious project. Paul Arden, Ashly, and me, met at the field close to Tacklebox Adventures fly […]
This post was originally published on 2 February 2018. See below for corresponding updates. The second Kuala Lumpur Malaysia International Fly Fishing Festival (MIFFF) is confirmed for October 31 – November 3, 2018. The final two days, November 2–3 (Friday & Saturday) being open public days. Casting Instructor Certification Program (CICP) is expected to be […]
Watch this short video of some going-on during the final day in Lembang, Bandung. Many thanks to Jakarta Fly fishing Club for hosting the event at the private beautiful hill resort. A Certified Casting Instructor test was also held during this event. A video of the preparation workshop conducted by Paul Arden of Sexyloops can […]
Paul Arden of Sexyloops fame helped prep candidates for the Casting Instructor Certification Program (CICP) at the recent Indonesia Fly Fishing Show (IFFS) 2017. Paul and Sexyloops are also known for the popular Sexyloops Hot Torpedo range of fly rods. The CICP and IFFS was held in the hilltop town of Lembang, Bandung about two […]
I’ve seen a number of popper flies but this is the first I’ve seen tied completely hollow and in this way. It is completely hollow minimising wind resistance making it easier to cast. Dron calls it a Hollow Popping Minnow, a new variant of his Popping Minnow fly. Watch him tie it during his fly […]
The popping minnow stands vertical during the pause and has already been proven effective for pacu. The body material right behind the head uses Semperfli’s Predator fibre. Watch Dron tie the Popping Minnow in the video below.