ICAST 2017


10 Fishing Lures from ICAST You Might Have Missed

ICAST is full of everything fishing but sometimes it’s hard to see the forest for the trees, or the Best of Show you didn’t agree with. Tackle Warehouse does an amazing job of covering the show and watching all of their videos I was able to find fishing lures I […]


All the New Shimano Rods from ICAST 2017

Shimano has been working on some new rods and reworking some of our favorites. These are the rods that were introduced at ICAST 2017 in Orlando. Want to see the reels? Check them out here. Curado Shimano’s new, tournament-quality, Curado rods feature a mixture of versatile and technique-specific actions, covering […]


Wilderness Systems Announces New Cart and Lifejacket

Wilderness Systems, the industry leader in kayak fishing innovation, today introduces a dozen-plus new accessories designed to enhance kayak anglers’ experiences on the water. “Wilderness Systems accessories give anglers new ways to customize and outfit their kayaks to meet their individual needs,” said Evan Lyendecker, marketing director for Wilderness Systems. […]


Perception Reintroduces the Pescador 10.0 and 12.0 Kayaks 

Perception, a leader in recreational, touring and fishing kayaks for more than 40 years, today announced it overhauled its beloved, sit-on-top Pescador 10.0 and 12.0 kayaks for 2018. “Perception is dedicated to bringing affordable kayak fishing options to anglers,” said Evan Lyendecker, marketing director for Perception. “Our reintroduced sit-on-top Pescador […]


NuCanoe Flint Kayak Introduced at ICAST 2017

NuCanoe owner Blake Young has been working on a “Nu” surprise and this week at ICAST it was unveiled. The NuCanoe Flint is a kayak that appears to be the little brother of the extremely popular NuCanoe Pursuit kayak. Consulting on the new kayak, Everett Park, said, “Couldn’t be more […]


G.Loomis and Shimano Announce Conquest Rod Line

Bringing together G. Loomis design expertise and proven rod actions with Shimano’s core blank technology provides bass anglers with Conquest – a 12 rod line-up introduced through a joint collaboration between G. Loomis and Shimano product development staffs. The new Conquest series includes eight casting rods with G. Loomis’ original […]


Bonafide Kayaks to Launch at ICAST 2017

Bonafide Kayaks announced today its industry launch and upcoming product unveiling at the ICAST trade show in Orlando, Florida, July 11-15, 2017.   “Our focus from day one has been to build kayaks that are optimized for fishability,” says Bonafide Kayaks CEO Luther Cifers. “To get there, we knew we […]


Shimano Curado K Debuts at ICAST 2017 with Same Price Point

With a new look and technology focused on reliability and durability, Shimano’s all-new Curado 200 K series baitcasting reels are ready for anything from hardcore tournament use, to day-after-day, weekend-after-weekend performance. The Curado K will be available in all six sizes for $179.99. A long-time favorite among bass anglers and […]


Luther Cifers Announces New Kayak Brand Bonafide

Bonafide Kayaks to Debut in 2017 as Fishing Kayak Manufacturer Burkeville, VA – November 10, 2016 – Luther Cifers announced today the formation of a new company, Bonafide Kayaks, a US manufacturer of premium fishing kayaks. With an official brand launch in January 2017, the company’s first fishing kayak is […]