Hardy Greys Confirm for GAC Spring Event 2014!

World renowned fishing tackle brands, Hardy and Greys, have confirmed that they will be showcasing some of their company’s latest  and greatest products at the Glasgow Angling Centre Open Weekend on the 28th of February, 1st and 2nd of March 2014! New products on show from Hardy will include the new Jet SINTRIX single and double handed fly rods, and the new range of Greys GR10, GR30 and GR50 fly rods is sure to wow some of the thousands of anglers who attend these famous events. As well as sponsoring the popular Distance Flycasting competition at the weekend they will have a number of company representatives in attendance including Pete Gibson, John Henderson, Ian Gordon and Stevie Munn, who will be on hand to answer any questions and give advice on Hardy and Greys gear and of course general fishing matters. There will also be some amazing deals on a selection of Hardy and Greys tackle so put the dates in your diary and don't miss Scotland's largest ever free fishing event!

Pete Gibson
Pete Gibson - A native of New Zealand originally, Pete is Key Account Manager at Hardy Greys and Pure Fishing. As a young man Pete pursued Brown and Rainbow Trout along with King Salmon in the rivers and lakes where he grew up. His passion to pursue a career in angling was so strong that in his early twenties he decided to move continents, and he lived in Kenya for a good few years, managing the fishing operation at the world famous Hemingway's Resort. Here Pete honed his fishing skills catching the big game fish of the Indian Ocean before moving to London and working in fishing tackle retail for a while before joining Hardy and Greys. Pete has fished extensively all over the world and over the years has become one of the most proficient all round anglers using any technique and is equally at home with fly, lure, or bait. Pete is also considered to be a leading authority on blue water fly fishing in the UK.

John Henderson

John Henderson - The new Brand Manager for Greys, John is also an accomplished all round angler and a great flycaster. John will be at the open weekend to answer any questions and help you choose the right Greys products.

Ian Gordon

Ian Gordon - Hardy and Greys game fishing tackle consultant. Ian will be doing Spey casting demonstrations and presentations. Iain will also be on hand to answer an questions about Hardy/Greys tackle, and Salmon fishing in general.

Stevie Munn

Stevie Munn - Stevie works full time as a fishing guide, writer and qualified game angling instructor in fly casting and fly tying, he has also appeared in many angling books and DVDs and gives demonstrations at angling events all over the world. He has also fished many places in the world and grew up fishing on rivers and loughs of Ireland where he often guides. He runs teaching courses in Ireland and host groups to fish in BC Canada, Iceland, Argentina and other parts of the world.

There will be loads of thing to see and do on the Open Weekend dates as well as some amazing bargains on fishing tackle. Keep an eye out on Facebook, Twitter and instore for more info on what's going on at this event! Plus don't forget to register for your FREE GIFT on the day! Click HERE for details!