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Fly Punk - Issue 3

  • Text
  • Fishing
  • Fishing
  • Trout
  • Carp
  • Lure
  • Dordogne
  • Suir
  • Flies
  • Thailand
  • Sharks
  • Reel
  • Pike
Fly Punk - No tweed, wicker baskets or trousers tucked into socks. Just a free digital magazine aimed at the fly fishing punk ... Read on and join the party ...


WELCOME CONTENTS No tweed, wicker baskets or trousers tucked into socks. Just a free digital magazine aimed at the fly fishing punk 14 6 10 THOSE WHO WANDER ARE NOT ALWAYS LOST Lee McSween takes us through an epic days fishing for Arapaima in Thailand. IF PICASSO WAS A FISHERMAN Artistic flies which catch fish. Stan Freyheit displays some new patterns. Welcome to this, the third issue of Fly Punk. We cannot thank you enough for reading the magazine, and even though we have only been in existence for 5 month’s we are already gaining readers at an extraordinary rate (we had over 20,000 readers of the last issue). Thank you. In this issue, you will find an eclectic range of article and subjects, from the Far East fly fishing for Arapaima, to Bonefish, Black-Tip Sharks and a real life fly punk. We also feature an artist who has some stunning trout related designs using a very unusual canvas. Thanks to everyone who has submitted article for us, we couldn’t do it without you. In the last issue I mentioned an idea for guerrilla marketing. We attended the British Fly Fair International back in February. We had some posters printed and challenged everyone who took one to display the poster somewhere unusual and send us the photos. Well, as you can see below Fly Punk is spreading its tentacles throughout the whole globe; from the middle of the Amazon rainforest, to the trams in Hong Kong: Stephen eder ― BONE FISHING IN FRENCH POLYNESIA 14 18 22 24 28 BONE FISHING IN FRENCH POLYNESIA Do you fancy fishing with Black Tip sharks keeping you company - Stephen Eder did! JUST ONE Fishing with friends. Jeff Scoggin, takes us in search of Redfish with his fishing buddy Rich. NIGHT TIME IS THE RIGHT TIME Take a trip Night fishing for Bass with Dagur Gudmundsson. EN FRANÇAIS A season on the Dordogne river, with Francois Goursaud (French & English) TROUT WARS Our editor muses over the coming trout season in the UK. 30 THE LURE OF CARP Jamie Sandford looks at the world of Carp through a fly fishermans eyes. Sarah Landstrom - Surrounded by her works of art (Page 32). If you would like your own copy of the poster, you can download one from this link: downloads/poster.jpg. Send us a photo of where you put yours, and so long as it's legal we will feature it in the coming issues. We are always looking for new angles to fly fishing. If you think you have a story to tell – something that is innovative, out of the ordinary or just plain funny, please jot it down and send it in to us (email address below). We are always looking for new articles and features – so long as it relates to fly fishing and conforms to the “why we fish” ethos we would love to include it. We decided to make this magazine a free publication to try and reach as wide an audience as possible. If you don’t like it – please tell us why, if you do like it – please tell us (and your fishing friends) – we like a pat on the back every now and then! 32 36 40 42 A FLOATING CANVAS Our featured artist in this issue, Sarah Landstrom explains her love of art & trout. A SUIR THING A real life fly punk. Dominic Garnett goes in search of the river Suir. OLD FLY PUNKS NEVER DIE Glenn Roberts embraces the old guy with his trousers tucked into his socks. BOOK REVIEW We review the latest book from Bill Stokes - Trout Friends and Other Riff-Raff. 30 jamie sandford― THE LURE OF CARP Anyway, please enjoy our third issue – there’s a fly punk in all of us … Editors Jack Fieldhouse Richard Fieldhouse Proofing Aaron Good Designer Jack Fieldhouse Contributors Lee McSween Stan Freyheit Stephen Eder Jeff Scoggin Dagur Gudmundsson Francois Goursaud Jamie Sandford Sarah Landstrom Dominic Garnett Glenn Roberts 2 | 3 © 2017

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