Meet the the stars at the September GAC Open Weekend!

The famous Glasgow Angling Centre Open Weekend is here again! It is hotting up to be our biggest and best yet, so you won't want to miss out on this fantastic opportunity to grab a bargain and attend one of the biggest and best fishing events of the year.

There is loads to do and see at the event, including fly casting tuition, meeting some of the most famous people in fishing, fly tying demonstrations, and predator or sea rig making demonstrations. It will also give you the opportunity to see some of the newest and exciting products for 2012 as well as pick up loads of bargains!
Meet Matt Hayes!
Meet the stars from the forefront of angling television shows like Matt Hayes and Hywel Morgan. Get qualified tuition from some of the best game angling and sea angling instructors and coaches in the country - all for for free!
See the new Ultralight DD reels from Hardy!

The guys from Hardy and Greys including Scottish favourite David Bell will be on hand to explain the new technology behind SINTRIX rods and show off new products like the new Double Handed Hardy Zenith and Ultralight DD reels , Greys GX500 and GX700 reels and the new Greys XF2 range of fly rods.
The amazing Guideline Reaction
The UK team from Guideline featuring innovative anglers like Matt Hayes, Mick McDaid and Duncan Egan will be on hand to help you choose the right gear for salmon and trout fish both here and abroad. And get the chance to try out the latest Guideline Reaction rods and Triple Density Shooting Heads.
Sea Angling Globetrotter Mike Thrussell
Pure Fishing representatives like Mike Thrussel will be offering some great deals on gear from brands like Shakespeare, Mitchell, Abu and Berkely including some awesome deals on Berkley Powerbait and tales of sea angling from all over the world.
The awesome Wychwood Truefly SALT reel!

The Wychwood fly fishing gear has been much talked about in the last few  years and their chief designer, Paul Richardson, will be with us all weekend explaining the thinking behind such modern products like the SLA reels, Vuefinder fly boxes and the latest luggage plus get to see the new white fly reel - the Truefly SALT. Plus Craig Barr will be showing off some of this years sure fire patterns from his prize winning fly box.
Captivated by Davy McPhail
For the avid fly tyer there is bumper weekend in store with some of the countries top fly dressers demonstrating their skills and answering any questions you may have plus some of the best quality fly tying materials in the world will be on sale as we once again bring our great friends from Cookshill Fly Tying into the store as a special treat to all our customers as well as a game bird skinning demo from the man himself Steve Cooper! Also watch as staff from Veniard demonstrate how to use their latest materials! Plus see the hottest product in fly tying this year being put through its paces as David Edwards from Bug-Bond shows you how to use it effectively for your chosen style of fly tying.

Staff from top wader manufacturer Simms will be demonstrating how to keep your waders in tip top condition and showing you the best methods for wader repair. And if you decide to buy a pair on the day they will professionally stud the soles of your new Simms boots with Hardbite Studs free of charge!
Ant Glascoe and Hywel Morgan
Savage Gear consultant Anthony Glascoe will be "coming home" to the GAC to give all you predator fanatics the lowdown on the latest lures from SG including the Soft 4play lures, Lipsculls and we will have fantastic deals on all Savage Gear lures. Plus get your copy of the DVD, To Lure a Killer, signed by Ant and co star Hywel Morgan.

Other brands represented at the Open Weekend will include Costa Del Mar, Shimano, G.Loomis, Sage, Rio, Redington, Lamson, Vision, Daiwa, MacKenzie, Fulling Mill, Partridge, Cortland, and many, many more so if you have any questions about their products them come and ask them! Plus we will have thousands of bargains and weekend only deals right across the store - so come and check it out!