From the Blog

Captain Ed Berger with a 50-pound, New Jersey cobia.

Big Jersey Cobia

Craig Rogers of Steelfin Angling and On The Water Contributor, Captain Ed Berger of Tackle Direct were fishing Ocean City Reef for fluke when a school of three cobia approached the boat. Craig flipped out… Read more →


Stricter Fluke Limits Likely in 2016

The Mid-Atlantic Fishery Management Council announced last week that summer flounder (fluke) have suffered several consecutive years of low spawning success. Although this is a biological issue and not related to overfishing, it likely means a tightening of… Read more →

The jumping marlin sculpture made entirely of washed up beach trash. The piece was designed and assembled by Washed Ashore.

Costa Launches Kick Plastic Campaign

Costa, a company committed to sustainable sport fishing practices and ocean conservation, launched its Kick Plastic campaign earlier this year to educate its customers about the growing ocean trash issue, and encourage them to kick… Read more →

The new Stradic FK C3000HG, winner of best freshwater reel at ICAST 2015.

First Look: Shimano Stradic FK Spinning Reel

The beloved Stradic Reel line from Shimano has been redesigned to incorporate the new Hagane Reel Design concept to make this popular inshore and freshwater spinning reel more durable and powerful than ever. Shimano’s Hagane design concept… Read more →