Winding back the clock to one of our first Cosmoledo and Astove films that goes back to 2001’s first few trips and then fast forward to a trip in 2013 where Devan van der Merwe and I get to fish together.
Featuring epic footage of incredible bonefishing, a 1h35min battle with the infamous fork-tailed devil a.k.a. the milkfish, and finishing it off with some proper giant trevally action, this is a true reflection of everything Alphonse Island has to offer with key focus on the conservation projects implemented on this amazing atoll.
Every so often a fly pattern evolves to significantly change the odds of enticing the most difficult fish species, which have been driving fishing guides and anglers to the brink of insanity for decades.
To catch as many big saltwater gamefish species on the T&T Sextant range of split cane fly rods. Troy Jacques handcrafts these masterpieces to not only be beautiful but also powerful. The #bamboo mission is ongoing and addictive.
The Movie FORCE 12 – From Key West to the Seychelles, performance fishing isn’t just about the perfect catch. It’s also about preserving fragile underwater ecosystems for future generations to fish.
Winding back the clock to a younger me and the early days of flyfishing the outer island and my first trip to Astove Atoll. An incredible trip on board Mieke a 100ft schooner that would see us visit all the outer atolls ending in Madagascar some time later.