Thread starter gfiad; Start date May 13, 2019; 1; 2; Next. Our life-long passion for fly fishing and tying turned into the desire to offer technologically advanced products to a new breed of angler, while paying homage to fly fishing’s origins. Upon moving to a new place, I met many “locals” and all of them seemed to have one bit of basic advice for many of the nea…, Syndicate MultiCam Camo/Khaki Trucker Hat. This is important because big fish don’t usually slam nymphs. They know they can break off your tippet by jumping into debris. There are nicer rods out there, but you will pay far more. Over the past year, there’s one fly rod company about which I keep hearing over and over: Syndicate. Renown for its lightweight and sensitivity, the P2 is quickly becoming one of the most popular competition fly rods in the United States. The 10' 2 Weight Syndicate Rod is becoming very popular with euro nymphers- very sensitive and perfect czech and french nymphing. The Syndicate P2 Pipeline Pro competition rod is exactly what you need to up your euro nymphing game. This rod was designed by Tim Rajeff and guru Pete Erikson of team USA with the goal of putting out the best nymphing rod while maintaining some versatility. Here are my thoughts: That’s a sweet stick, particularly at its price point. ACTION In fact, some of the tight-line and Euro-nymphing techniques we’ll cover are performed without any fly line on the water at all!. Talk to Wade, Torrey or Grady for help, and feel free to mention the blog. This rod is extremely lightweight and features an extremely sensitive tip. The Spanish competition team wins every time because they are one of the best and they have the best nymphing rods. Looking for a fly rod that will last and perform? Honestly, there are no pre-determined hot spots. I immediately set the hook, and the fish was off to the races. I use my Sage ESN 11′ 3-wt. This is perfect way to get into "Euro Nymphing" in an affordable, organized manner. When I recently landed my personal best, a 22″ brown trout, the line paused for a fraction of a second. You’ll see your line pause very slightly or just move unnaturally for just a bit. This recent Airflo rod has been specifically designed for euro nymphing. Renowned for its light weight and sensitivity, the Pipeline Pro Series is fast becoming one of the most popular competition rod series in the United States and Europe. Tight lines. The Syndicate Aquos fly rod series are designed and engineered to cover a variety of water, targeted species, and terminal tackle configurations. - Euro Nymphing Rods. Cortland Competition Nymph Rod Greys Streamflex Series G. Loomis Max Czech Nymph GLX Hardy Marksman Drifter Orvis Helios 104-4 Sage 99 Series Sage ESN Series Sage Z-Axis TFO Pro Series. While you can definitely Euro nymph on shorter, heavier rods (I managed it on an 8’6”5wt once) you’ll have the best luck with a long, light rod. Of course you don’t need a new rod to try out some of these euro nymphing techniques but having that extra foot or so really does make it a lot easier. Excellent ability to detect deep strikes. My head has been spinning trying to learn enough to make an informed buy of my first Euro nymphing rod. I’m certain that without a limber fly rod, it would have broken me off. This is important because big fish don’t usually slam nymphs. P2 1034 competition rod is exactly what you need to up your euro nymphing game. The Syndicate rod is a medium to fast action rod with a very sensitive tip that detects the slightest of bumps on the rig. The Syndicate P2 Pipeline Pro competition rod is exactly what you need to up your euro nymphing game. Rarely do they exceed a 4 weight, and 2 or 3 weights are common. I put my thumb down on the reel, the rod kicked in, and I was able to stop it and keep it in the middle of the run, where the current was strong and tired out the fish. Euro rigs might be long and supple, but that doesn’t mean they can’t be versatile. World Class Euro Nymph Outfit. Euro Style Nymphing with Keiryu. Reactions: Eric Denny. Jan 28, 2019 #8 Syndicate 10' 3 weight. The comp rods, or other rods marketed as Euro-Nymphing fly rods, are long and light. Thought it was crazy that you fish the Farmington in CT as well. The Syndicate P2 Pipeline Pro competition fly rod is exactly what you need to up your euro nymphing game. They’ll know. Browns do this instinctively. Syndicate’s Eric Salage was kind enough to lend me a demo rod: a 11′ 3-wt. That’s the impact of a solid fighting butt. Discussion. An email will be sent to the address below containing a link to verify your email address. The cork handle is followed by an aluminium black reel seat up-locking overcoming a fighting butt made in EVA black foam. Call UpCountry. So, this is a very good fly rod. Renowned for its light weight and sensitivity, the Pipeline Pro Series is fast becoming one of the most popular competition rod series in the United States. So, for 95-percent of the nymph fishing you’ll do, a weight-forward floating line to match your rod’s line weight rating is perfect. These Syndicate rods are a great option to get you started Euro nymphing without breaking the bank. If you’d like to learn more about the equipment used for tightlining, the Blue Quill Angler in CO has a great post here. Mark hasContinue Reading Next Last. Jan 28, 2019 #9 Euro nymphing is a growing craze and more and more anglers are searching for the best euro nymphing rod to add to their kit. Sorry! They are designed with a softer action which protects tippets well. And, visit UpCountry. Euro Nymphing is popular method of trout fishing in rivers and streams. We hope that it will give a little more clarity on what the sport is and why we care about it so much. Not only does this fly rod excel at European nymphing techniques, it will also throw all of the WF 3 weight fly line that you want it to. Wily fish are very good at that. Fall offic…, When visiting a new fishery for the first time, it is always best to ask a local for some fishing advice, at least some basics. Check it out! Probably crazy to ask but I’m looking for some hot spots besides the bridge in riverton. It’s January, it’s cold, it’s snowy, and for many of us, our fishing opportunities are closed or limited. Among Top 25 in the World. The New MAXIA SX is the best fly rod for Nymphing I ever tested. Used no more than 5 times, and only about a year old. Rigging your rod for Euro nymphing takes a few minutes, but once you’ve done it a half-dozen times you’ll be fine. You make a great case for going light in overall weight and rod … I’ll be looking to buy their 10′ 2-wt. (I also fish the Farmington). This is a series of articles to help you fish lighter for improved euro-nymphing success. Edit: The Syndicate is great value for its price point. WFF Supporter. I don’t know. Maxia fly rods have the best fly rod for European Nymphing Style. They’re great guys and will help you find the right gear, flies, set-up and strategy for that time. In that case, a light competition-style fly rod may be your best choice. 100% of profits to charity. The tip is like a 3-wt., but as with all tightline fly rods, the fighting butt section is more like a 4- or 5-wt. The Syndicate P2 Pipeline Pro competition fly rod is exactly what you need to up your euro nymphing game. You need a sensitive rod tip to pick up on all that before the fish spits out the fly. There are dirt parking areas all along the river that show where people go, but the best areas will differ based on time of year, time of day and the river’s flows and temperature. Fly Rods designed for Czech and Euro nymphing. Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window), Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window), Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window), Click to share on Reddit (Opens in new window), Click to share on Pinterest (Opens in new window), Gear Review: Syndicate Euronymphing Fly Rod, New post: ‘At the Vise—The Frenchie 2.0.’ Li, New post: ‘A Good Day.’ At BlogFlyFish.com. You can test them and then compare. VALUE The Syndicate 10 ft. 2 weight fly rod is an incredible rod for czech and european style nymph fishing. The Syndicate felt like a medium-fast rod. Early in the fight, the fish bolted for some structure on the bank. #f, Fun to hang with @broker_on_the_fly and @b.r.i.a.n. Knoxville, TN 37923. No slack. In perfect condition. European-style nymphing is growing in popularity on trout waters across the United States, and fly rod manufacturers have taken notice. So, it can really protect light tippets when it bends and serves as a shock absorber. Free Shipping on Orders Over $30 If you are new to euro nymphing and just want to dip your toe into the aspect of euro nymphing, the Echo Carbon XL is an excellent rod designed for anglers of all skill levels. The folks at Thomas and Thomas think it is the best tightlining fly shop east of the famous Blue Quill Angler in Colorado. Syndicate Fly Fishing was born of the desire to offer high quality, performance fly fishing equipment and accessories while making the sport more accessible. Feel free to email or text : **contact number** Location: Golden But put a sticker on those rods that says: "Euro Nymphing Rod" and the price goes up by $200! Customers love the Echo Shadow II rod and it has proven itself both effective and durable. With most tight-line offerings starting at $700 or more, this rod opens the world of euro nymphing to many of us who could not otherwise afford to dabble. LyNcH Steelhead Junkie.  It is true that you can fish & euro-nymph with whatever rod you want, and this topic has been covered 1,000s of times in the past few years, however, the most effective way to euro-nymph is to use a rod that is built for it. It comes with a warranty, too. Hello! The Syndicate features a very sensitive fly rod tip that can pick up the slightest takes. So, I reached out to them and am grateful that co-founder Mark Longmire agreed to be interviewed. Go. Entry Level Euro Nymph Outfits come one size: 3-weight. G. gfiad Well-known member. We believe that fly fishing brings people together, and our goal is to attract more people to the sport. G. greenriver. Syndicate Fly Fishing Precision Fly and Tackle takes a closer look at the Syndicate P2 Pipeline Pro Series rod. You want that rod to bend when the fish moves. 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