The eagerly awaited new Hardy Anglers Guide is now available. In a move away from recent tradition this year’s guide combines products from both the game and coarse categories.

Available at your local Hardy dealer or as a download from the 93 page consumer catalogue from the Alnwick-based fishing tackle manufacturer showcases some of the finest products Hardy have ever produced and features breathtaking photography from around the world.

In the game category the guide features the exciting new Uniqua range of fly rods and reels offering excellent performance at value for money price points. The next generation of Demon rods now all four piece and new to the heritage range the Alnwick made St George trout reels which offer traditional aesthetics with modern functionality.

New for 2010 in the coarse category, the Marksman Specialist 11’ 10 Float Rod is a delightful two piece rod and different to anything on the market – the only two piece rod on the market for a light line and delicate presentation.

The new Ultralite Avon 11’ Smuggler rod has a lovely soft, sweet action similar to that of a traditional cane Avon but with much faster casting and striking qualities.
Also in the coarse rods category, the Extreme Feeder 13’ is a revolutionary high performance 13’ quiver tip rod designed for the most extreme forms of feeder fishing. The rod is supplied with super sensitive hollow quiver tips for superior bite indication in fast water or at long range.

The Anglers Guide also features the three new additions which make up the EWS MK2 waterproof clothing range in a two tone olive colour the range consists of a three quarter jacket, a wading jacket and a bib and brace trouser.