Category Archives: Product Reviews

A Different Take on a Little Rod

Sage 370-4 Response

A Different Take on a Little Rod Joe Mahler Hidden within the SAGE line-up is a gem. The Response 370-4 is a seven-foot three-weight rod that is a true workhorse – ok, a pony. I realize that it is not … Continue reading

Fishing Southwest Alaska

Fishing SW Alaska

Sage Technical Service Manager, Chris Andersen, just got back from steelhead fishing Southwest Alaska. After putting some of our gear to the test, check out what he has to say. Just back from my annual trip to some of my … Continue reading

Sages Through The Ages: A Shootout between the
Sage Graphite III 9140-3, TCR 9140-4 and ONE 9140-4

Fly cast in motion

Sages Through The Ages  by  Topher BrowneNew fly rods are usually greeted with a healthy mixture of curiosity and skepticism. The desire to cast the new rod is frequently tempered by a guarded cynicism regarding advertising claims. I’m often asked, … Continue reading

Review: CIRCA, by Erin Block

Erin Block fly fishing for carp Sage CIRCA

As you all know, we love a good story about our products here at Sage. So when we stumbled across the blog Mysteries Internal, we knew Erin Block would have the charm and eloquence that would suit a review of … Continue reading

Stacking up Awards

Sage Fly Fishing - Awards - IFTD

Adding to the European Fishing Tackle Trade Exhibition (EFTTEX) “Best New Fly Rod” award won in June, Sage Manufacturing received three more awards at last week’s International Fly Tackle Dealers (IFTD) show in Reno, Nevada. The CIRCA from Sage won … Continue reading

Breaking Records on a Sage Reel

Sage Fly Fishing - Peter Morse - Sage Reels

Our friend and phenomenal fisherman Peter Morse broke a world record the other day. On a Sage 6012 reel, Peter managed to land a 19kg Southern Bluefin Tuna on 8kg tippet!! While Peter is one of the few with the … Continue reading