Posts in Manic Mondays

Manic Monday - A Manic Winter Weekend

Manic Monday - A Manic Winter Weekend

And so it begins for Team Manic, the first proper weekend of hucking heavy bombs and glo bugs down in a chilly Turangi for 2019..... Read more

by Chris Sharland on 06/24/2019
Manic Monday - Lake Otamangakau Season Wrap Up

Manic Monday - Lake Otamangakau Season Wrap Up

The Big O has officially closed as of the 31st of May and what a memorable season it has been..... Read more

by Kyle Adams on 06/10/2019
Manic Monday - Gravel Road Trout

Manic Monday - Gravel Road Trout

Rolf Nylinder set out with a goal of trying to film, edit and write a soundtrack for a clip all in one day. Chill out mate! Check out the result of his efforts.... Read more

by Chris Sharland on 05/27/2019
Manic Monday - The Road South

Manic Monday - The Road South

Did not film much on this most recent trip, but did turn the camera on for a few snippets of action here and there on "The road south"..... Read more

by Andrew Harding on 05/20/2019
Manic Monday - Salt Fly Fest Weekend

Manic Monday - Salt Fly Fest Weekend

The crew at the Strip Strike saltwater fly fishing club and Rod & Reel put on another great event down in Bowentown this weekend just been..... Read more

by Chris Sharland on 05/06/2019
Manic Monday - Ladies Weekend

Manic Monday - Ladies Weekend

This month I had the good fortune of being able to host a group of New Zealand ladies on the Waihou River for a weekend of Euro Nymphing tuition. I had ladies from as close as Taupo and as far as Wellington despite extremely short notice. Given that three weeks ago the event wasn’t even a concept, it came together brilliantly, with a dozen ladies fishing each day..... Read more

by Casey Pfeiffer on 04/29/2019
Manic Monday - Bent 2 Film

Manic Monday - Bent 2 Film

Here's some fly fishing humor for your Monday and one for the NZ guides that are signing off for the season. And for those northern hemisphere guides that are starting to really kick things off, well this is the shape of things to come...enjoy!.... Read more

by Chris Sharland on 04/15/2019
Manic Monday - Goodbye Daylight Savings =(

Manic Monday - Goodbye Daylight Savings =(

And just like that it's all over. The days are chilly, Game of Thrones is back, firewood is stacked and we're all mentally getting prepared for the short days and long nights to come..... Read more

by Chris Sharland on 04/08/2019
Manic Monday - A Manic Day Out

Manic Monday - A Manic Day Out

As much as we all love big, multi-day missions, into the back country. The early mornings, late nights and hours spent behind the wheel, can become a bit tedious. Especially late in the season..... Read more

by Ben Munro on 03/25/2019
Manic Monday - Exploring with Tarn

Manic Monday - Exploring with Tarn

Well it has certainly been a hot dry summer around the country and finding cool water temperatures especially when the day progress has not been an easy task. This is when fish are most vulnerable to becoming stressed when caught..... Read more

by Kyle Adams on 03/11/2019