Fabrizio Gajardoni is one of the most respected fly tiers in Europe. We met him in Italy to talk about salmon flies and his one of a kind artistic creations.
Scapin builds some of the finest bamboo fly rods in Europe. We visited him in Padova, Italy, to talk about how he got started and a special kind of rod he makes.
Renato Vitalini lives in the small Swiss mountain town of Scuol. During the day he runs a hotel. In his spare time he builds some of the most colorful custom fly rods.
Christopher Rownes’ passion in life is movement. As a contemporary dance teacher and world class fly fishing instructor he teaches his students the finesse of movement.
Ari t Hart needs no introduction in the world of fly fishing. We visited the legendary reel maker, designer and artist in his home in the Netherlands.
Jean-Pierre Vollrath runs the Fly Fishing School Oberbayern in Oberammergau, Germany. Besides being a passionate fly fisher he is an avid mountain hunter. >>
In his studio in Munich, Germany, Robert Stroh builds some of the finest bamboo rods across Europe.
Swedish architect Christian Hörgren turned a passion into a proper side job, becoming a rod builder. His glass fiber rods are valued from the US to Japan.