Posts in Manic Mondays

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
Manic Monday - Matt Tripet; a Simms Legacy

Manic Monday - Matt Tripet; a Simms Legacy

I have been asked on many occasions, “Matt, how much do I invest in my wading gear and outerwear?” It’s always been a pretty straight forward answer, usually presented with a rhetorical question on my part..... Read more

by Matt Tripet on 02/25/2019
Manic Monday - Mornings on the Tongariro

Manic Monday - Mornings on the Tongariro

A couple of our good mates have just returned from another epic NZ trip. James Norney and Michael Hurren swam the long stretch from Melbourne to New Zealand in search of big fish and.... Read more

by Gus Lapin on 02/18/2019
Manic Monday - The Great Shaku Hunter

Manic Monday - The Great Shaku Hunter

Rolf Nylinder is back at it again with another conceptual and highly entertaining fly fishing film. 20mins of egoless, creative fun with just a little bit of Wes Anderson style thrown in the mix..... Read more

by Chris Sharland on 02/11/2019
Manic Monday - Fishing With An Old Buddy

Manic Monday - Fishing With An Old Buddy

The more I fish the more I appreciate the other things associated with fly fishing and catching up with a long lost fishing buddy is high on the list. Life has got in the way of the days that Alex and I fished together regularly and what makes this even harder to happen is that he now lives across the ditch in Australia..... Read more

by Kyle Adams on 02/04/2019
Manic Monday - When Time Stands Still

Manic Monday - When Time Stands Still

Well judging by today's traffic it looks like the bulk of us suckers are back at work and getting on with the year so shout out to you guys still on holiday, enjoy this rain!.... Read more

by Chris Sharland on 01/14/2019
Manic Monday - Stress Relief

Manic Monday - Stress Relief

#manicmate Kyle has got the right idea when it comes to stress relief..... Read more

by Chris Sharland on 12/24/2018