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Alaska Trophy Adventures

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Situated on the remote banks of the Wild and Scenic Alagnak River; Alaska Trophy Adventures Lodge is the perfect wilderness fishing retreat.
Our lodge consists of 160 acres prime river frontage, located in the most iconic section of the Alagnak known as the Upper Braids. We are only accessible via bush plane, landing on a private airstrip on the property.  You will spend an unforgettable time surrounded by wild, untouched nature, while enjoying all the comforts our lodge has to offer.

https://www.atalodge.com/

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Ardaire Springs Angling Centre

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Situated in Ardera, Mooncoin, Co. Kilkenny and covering over 2.5 acres of lakes, stocked with Rainbow and Brown trout ranging from 2lb to 20lb, we cater for family and group fishing activities.

www.ardairesprings.com

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Art Merk Studio
Handcrafted Accessories

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Beautiful Fly fishing accessories, handmade, using genuine leather, quality materials, creativity, skills and passion. 

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http://www.artmerkstudio.com/

email: art@artmerkstudio.com

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Arctic Legend

Arctic Legend sells fur pieces for flytying. From Finland they own the Worlds biggest foxfarm, and produce certified and ethical fur.
The product brand is called Arctic Fisherman. We have Bluefox, Mutationfox and Finnraccoon.
 
https://arcticlegend.com/#about

email: heidi.hellen@arcticlegend.com

 
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APGAI-Ireland

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The official association of Professional Game Angling Instructors in Ireland, we offer top quality services to those who wish to take up fly fishing or improve their game angling and/or fly-casting skills. All of our members hold an Advanced Professional Game Angling Instructor qualification. More information APGAI Ireland

http://apgai-ireland.ie/

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Blackwater Fly Fishing

Blackwater Fly Fishing

Blackwater Fly Fishing is based on the banks of one of the most famous Irish rivers the Blackwater in the south of Ireland. We pride ourselves in bringing our customers the best of fly fishing tackle, this is why we have teamed up with some of the worlds best known brands, to bring you're fly fishing experience to a whole new level.

We also have over 5 miles of privately owned fishing on the Blackwater with some of the best fly fishing the river has to offer, we cater for larger parties and corporate team building events.

Blackwater Fly Fishing is the only agent in Ireland and the UK for ZPEY fly rods and products. Visit our stand to see our range of products.

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Zpey is based on an initial dream of creating a fly rod that would help fly fishers cast better, using less power, resulting in less strain on their bodies. Zpey is currently known as one of the leading manufacturers of fly fishing equipment and we have several of the worlds leading fly fishers, fly casting instructors and fly casters on our Zpey Team.


www.blackwaterflyfishing.ie

Station Road
Ballyduff Upper
Co. Waterford
P51 X2V1

Email: info@blackwaterflyfishing.ie

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Blackwater Salmon Fishery

Glenda Powell Guiding

The Blackwater Salmon Fishery believes that salmon fishing on the River Blackwater must be sustainable for us, and our future generations.

As guardians of one of Ireland’s greatest salmon rivers we believe in sustaining our river so that future generations of anglers can fish this mighty river for salmon and enjoy the life giving benefits angling can provide.

http://blackwatersalmonfishery.com/

http://glendapowellguiding.com/

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Chevron Hackles

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a unique business within the UK, being a hackle farm which is happy to sell direct to you, the customer. This gives us a tremendous pride in our products as it is raised here in the UK, processed right through to point of sale by ourselves


Tying this year on the Chevron Hackles Stand Jerry Lee

www.chevronhackles.com

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Clonanav Fly Fishing

Clonanav Fly Fishing Logo at The Irish Fly Fair

Clonanav Fly Fishing is Ireland's leading fly fishing shop stocking top brands and offers world class guiding and fly fishing schools. We are passionate about fly fishing and can offer you the best advice on the latest products available.


Dealer support by Steve Peterson (more information)

www.flyfishingireland.com

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Coch-y-Bonddu Books

The best source for fishing & sporting books. Coch-y-Bonddu Books are leading international dealers in new and out-of-print books on angling, game shooting, sporting dogs and falconry. We carry a wide range of fishing, sporting and countryside books.

www.anglebooks.com

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CooksHill Fly Tying

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Our aim is to provide a range of mainly natural materials of the highest quality and at a price that is sensible.

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Costa

Costa Del Mar build "the clearest lens on the planet" for those who live to be on the water.


Costa was formed in 1983 when several hardcore fishermen began to realise that the sunglasses they were using weren’t quite up to their hardcore fishing adventures. They decided to create their own and Costa was born! Today they’re mission statement has remained the same, to create the clearest sunglasses on the planet so that you can see view your adventures in absolute clarity whilst protecting your eyes.

www.irishflyfair.co.uk/costa.html

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Deercreek

Deer Creek is well known for its superior Diamond Range of tack free UV resin and Unique fly tying products. 3d eyes, synthetic fibres and fly tying hooks.

https://www.deercreek.co.uk/

deercreekflies@gmail.com

Visit the Deercreek Facebook page

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Dunfly

Dunfly will launch a new 20-page full colour catalogue at the 2017 Irish Fly Fair, which includes more than 1000 fly patterns, a wide range of boxed fly sets and fishing accessories and a great range of fly tying materials and tools.

www.dunfly.ie

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Farlows Fishing Trips & Holidays


For over 175 years Farlows has been at the forefront of sporting excellence and since 1840 anglers heading to fish destinations across the world have visited for the equipment, clothing and expertise they required to make their sporting dreams become reality.
The combination of traditional service values with cutting edge technology, together with a team possessing an unrivalled expertise of every species and destination, means that Farlows remains a Mecca for globetrotting country sports enthusiasts.
With the launch of Farlows Travel in January 2017 we have now become the one-stop-shop for the sporting experience of a lifetime, affording travellers the opportunity to not just purchase the requirements for their trip, but also to engage face-to-face with our expert team and to receive the very best advice and information to ensure the success of their trip.

https://farlowstravel.com/

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Flightandbite

Outdoor Experience

www.yellowtom.co.uk/287805

Outdoor Experience offer everything you need for the great outdoors, from the back yard to the countryside. We have a vast range of camping gear, fishing tackle and apparel including foot wear and work wear. So whether you're a first time camper or a seasoned outdoors enthusiast we have what you need to enjoy living in the great outdoors!

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Francnsnaelda

hand-tied flies, fly-tying materials & accessories

www.francnsnaelda.com

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Funky Fly Tying

Funky Fly Tying is a family business that offers unique and exclusive fly tying materials. We source products from all over the world and only offer the best quality materials available for the modern fly dresser.

www.funkyflytying.co.uk

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Gairha Fishery

We pride ourselves on generations of experience in catching salmon on the 2.8km stretch of the Gairha beat, which boasts several first class pools, riffles and glides, and in which you can pit your wit against one of the finest game fish in the world. We welcome all ages and levels of experience, and offer professional tuition to the complete beginner and also to those who just want to brush up on their skills in the art of fly fishing at Gairha. Under our expert tuition, many have caught their first salmon within just a few days of starting!

www.blackwaterfishing.ie

email: blackwatersalmon@gmail.com

Tying on the FISH GAIRHA stand

Ali Hutchens

For more information on
Ali Hutchens
CLICK HERE

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Game Angling Instructors Association


The Game Angling Instructors’ Association (GAIA) is one of the oldest and most respected fly casting and instructing organisations in the world of fly fishing. With over 400 members throughout the UK, Republic of Ireland, Europe and the USA, there is a vast wealth of experience in all aspects of game angling. Come meet us at the fair and discover how we can help you, whether you are a beginner or advanced angler, to develop your skills and enjoy your angling experience even more.

https://gameanglinginstructors.co.uk/

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Glenmore Rivers


Glenmore Rivers
Glenmore Lodge
Ballinatone
Welchtown
Ballybofey
Co. Donegal
F93 FD35

We have a mixture of 2 private beats and a large amount of what we call open water, which is not limited for rods like the beats.

Contact: Estate Manager, Jarlath Winters, jarlathwinters@btinternet.com

http://www.glenmore-rivers.com/

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Guides Choice

The New Hub for Fishing Enthusiasts in the North-West of Ireland

At Guides Choice we source a wide range of equipment and accessories from around the world, making them directly available to you. Our stock has ranges from some of the leading fishing brands, including Airflo, Guideline, Loon Outdoors, Scientific Anglers, Mackenzie, Ocean, LTS, Sidewinder, Shimano, Savagear, Shimano, Snowbee and our the only stockist of Simms in the North-west of Ireland. This means you can source all of your fishing gear from us, in one place.

There are many places where you can buy fishing tackle online, however at Guides Choice we are committed to ensuring a fast and efficient service to provide our customers the highest quality and at the best price.

120A Melmount Road
Sion Mill
Strabane

www.guides-choice.com

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Guideline

Sponsors of the 9th Irish Fly Fair & Angling Show


Guideline is Scandinavia's leading fly fishing tackle manufacturer, bringing together design and innovation to everything they produce. Guideline are renowned for their excellent range of trout or salmon rods, fly reels and shooting heads. They also offer a range of quality wading jackets and fishing accessories.
 Jim@guidelineflyfish.com
http://www.guideline.no/en/

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Inland Fisheries Ireland

Inland Fisheries Ireland (IFI) the state agency responsible for the protection, management and conservation of Ireland's inland fisheries and sea angling resources.

www.fisheriesireland.ie

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Irish Country Sport and Country Life

Sponsors of the 9th Irish Fly Fair & Angling Show

Ireland's premier quarterly magazine covering hunting, shooting, gundogs and country living is published seasonally Spring, Summer, Autumn & Winter in March, May, September and November respectively.

www.countrysportsandcountrylife.com

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IDFFA
(Irish Disabled Fly Fishing Association)

The Association encourage the physically disabled through the promotion and development of Fly Fishing for recreation and Competition to enjoy their sport.

Tying on the IDFFA stand

 

For more information on
Alan Kenny
CLICK HERE

IDFFA Facebook Page

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Ireland Angling Expo

http://www.maramedia.ie/

Mara Media is a publishing and event management company based in Annagry, West Donegal, Ireland. Founded in 2005, we have grown to include events such as the Skipper Expo International Galway, Aberdeen & Bournemouth, Ireland Angling Expo and the Irish Cycling Show.

Publishing titles include The Skipper, Take Off & Go West magazines and various others. The Mara Media team are committed to building strong relationships with our customers and contributing to their continued success. 

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Irish Fly Supplies

 Specialising in Irish fly fishing supplies, bringing true irish flytying colours on quality fly tying materials worldwide

http://irish-fly-supplies.webs.com/

Irish Fly Supplies Facebook Page

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Irish Ladies

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The Association organise fishing and social events throughout the year all over the country. Each year the Association helps to fund a team to compete in the Ladies International, against teams from England, Scotland and Wales.

www.irishladiesflyfishing.com

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Lagartun



We manufacture and distribute premium fly tying materials

Visit Lagartun Ltd Facebook  Instagram Lagartun

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Lough Arrow Boats

David Gray launched Lough Arrow Boats in the summer of 1989. He grew up on the shores of Sligo's Lough Arrow; an avid dry fly fisherman, he has pursued his mission to build the best possible lake boat.

www.arrowboats.com

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Loughs Agency

The Loughs Agency, is an agency of the Foyle, Carlingford and Irish Lights Commission (FCILC), established as one of the cross-border bodies under the 1998 Agreement between the Government of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland and the Government of Ireland. The Agency aims to provide sustainable social, economic and environmental benefits through the effective conservation, management, promotion and development of the fisheries and marine resources of the Foyle and Carlingford Areas.

www.loughs-agency.org

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Loop Tackle

 

From its beginnings LOOP’s core values has been to improve tackle for fly fishers, sharing the thrill of adventure and camaraderie amongst fellow anglers. This passion has resonated in LOOP for over 30 years and continues today – it’s our DNA.

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Mackenzie DTX

 

Maurice Cahill will be on hand at the Ardaire Springs/ Mackenzie DTX Stand during the Irish Fly Fair to showcase the full range of Mackenzie DTX Rods and Flylines, from the DTX G2 Single Handed range right through to the Award winning Atlas and FX 1 Double Handed Rods. SEE MORE INFORMATION ABOUT MAURICE

https://www.mackenzieflyfishing.com/

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Mc A Boats

Larry Mc Alinden has been fishing for over 40 years and has been working with boats for 30 years. Over this time he has acquired a great deal of expert knowledge on how boats should perform in all weather conditions.

http://www.mcaboats.co.uk/

 

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Old Trout

Feathers, saddles, neck capes, feather bundles etc 

David Pugh 

david995@live.co.uk

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Outlaw Flyfisher

Flies, Flyfishing- Jewellery and Flytying Furniture hand made by Wolly

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Padraig Costello

Padraig hails from beautiful Connemara in County Galway. He has had a great interest in natural history since childhood particularly in birds. His childhood was spent searching for nests, fishing the local streams and trying to catch dragonflies!

http://costellowildlife.com/

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piscari-fly

Based in Kilkenny City, Ireland, Piscari-Fly is a new and growing Fly Tying and Fly Fishing business. My Name is Peter Driver and I am a qualified casting instructor with APAGI, and a full time fly dresser. I specialize in competition nymphs and fishing, Irish lake flies, streamers and lures.

I have been a devoted fly-fisher and a flytyer for many years now, through fishing rivers and lakes all over Ireland and other parts of the World I have gained some knowledge in this ever developing field of sport. We would like to share with you a large range of fly tying products and flies that we have discovered.

http://www.piscari-fly.com/

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Polish Quills

Polishquills is a niche fly tying business and a supplier of some specialised fly tying materials, especially hand stripped peacock quills appreciated by our increasing audience worldwide.
One of the biggest selection of barbless flies on the market - tied by us in Poland, with no compromise on quality

http://www.polishquills.com/

 

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Premier Angling Supplies

patpremierangling@yahoo.ie

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REGAL VISE

Sponsors of the 9th Irish Fly Fair & Angling Show

REGAL VISE is a family owned business located in New England. All of our Fly Tying Vises and Fly Tying Accessories are are manufactured and hand crafted at our facility in Orange Massachusetts, U.S.A. We are fiercely proud to say we make the highest quality fly tying vise in the world.

All of our products are made by Fly Tiers and Anglers for Fly Tiers and Anglers. Apart from our Pro Staff and their invaluable design input, we have an entire staff of knowledgeable tyers helping us design and manufacture our fly tying vises.

AT THE SHOW
Steve Silverio will be at the Regal Vise Information Booth where various Regal Pro Staff tyers will be demonstrating their skills. Call by and chat to Steve whilst he shows off the various capabilities of the Regal vise line.


More information about Steve Silverio

http://regalvise.com/index.html

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Semperfli Fly Tying Materials Ltd.

Sponsors of the 9th Irish Fly Fair & Angling Show

Semperfli has been developed by angling professionals to provide an unparalleled selection of fly tying materials.  Semperfli brings the discerning fly tyer the materials to realise their dreams and tie their ultimate fly!
www.semperfli.net

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Táin Flyrods

Táin Flyrods is a new Irish flyrod company. We provide the finest quality flyrods for all level of flyfishers.

www.tainflyfishing.com

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The Essential Fly

The Essential Fly is a dedicated retailer of all things fly fishing and fly tying

www.theessentialfly.com

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The Fly Tying Company

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Purveyors of unique and interesting fly tying materials from around the globe. We specialise in those hard to find materials, those materials that give your fly pattern that added extra.


www.flytyingcompany.co.uk


james_macdonald@btinternet.com

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The Great Fishing Houses of Ireland

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The Great Fishing Houses of Ireland represents the finest salmon fishing and trout fishing establishments across the country. The group is comprised of Irish Hotels, Country Houses, B&B's and Guesthouses that have all met the most stringent standards of accommodation and have the premises, the fly fishing, the facilities and the staff to offer a truly complete angler's holiday.

http://irelandflyfishing.com/

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The Great Outdoors

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The Great Outdoors is a retailer of outdoor equipment and clothing including outdoor footwear, ski equipment and accessories and fishing tackle.

www.thegreatoutdoors-ballymena.co.uk

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Trout Anglers Federation of Ireland (TAFI)

TAFI through the Irish Sport Council and the Dept of Transport,Tourism and Sport are the official recognised National Governing Body for Trout anglers in Ireland. We are the largest angler representative federation on the island of Ireland as well as being the longest established.

Our mission is that “The Trout Anglers Federation of Ireland aspires to organise angling clubs on the island of Ireland and to represent and support them in the pursuit of their sport and all its traditions.”

Email eugenen@eircom.net

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Trout & Salmon & Trout Fisherman Magazine

Sponsors of the 9th Irish Fly Fair & Angling Show

 The UK's biggest game fishing magazine with inspirational photography, great fishing techniques, fly fishing tackle reviews and advice from the fishing experts. If you're serious about your game fishing, then Trout and Salmon is the one for you.

www.troutandsalmon.com
www.troutfisherman.co.uk

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Waterford Trout Anglers

These Reservoirs were developed in th 1920s to supply the fast expanding city of Waterford and its surroundings with clean drinking water. The fishing is controlled by Waterford City And County Trout Anglers Association who were formed in 1983 to develop the fishing which had be neglected.

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West-Ranga Iceland

West Rangá, is one of the best known salmon river in Iceland.  Not only for its beauty and great variety of fishing pools, but also for the high volume of salmon caught there every year.  West Rangá usually ends as the most productive salmon river in Iceland.

The lodge is located right on the bank of the river facing one of the best pools and also the famous and active volcano, Hekla. It offers modern comfort in stylish in newly built facilities. Free Wi-Fi, hot tub, restaurant, bar, lounge, waders drying room, there is everything you need. It has 22 rooms that all include a private bathroom with shower.

Booking and camp manager
Jóhannes Hinriksson
johannes@westranga.is
Tel. +354 6967030

http://westranga.is/

West Rangá Iceland Facebook Link

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