Fly fishing gear

AFTA Tackle Show 2022: Best in show awards

Check out the 2022 AFTA Best In Show winners below!

Bone Lim won AFTA’s Best Cane and Best Clothing Accessory awards.

BEST CANE
Bone Drago 610M

BEST COMBINED
DAIWA INFEET 702LRS & 22 INFEET X 2000S-

BEST FLY FISHING PRODUCT:
SAGE R8 CORE FLY ROD

Daiwa Australia received four awards.

BEST REEL:
DAIWA 22 EXIST (G) PC LT2500D

BEST LINE:
Xbraid X8 Pentagram & Venom V-Line X8 Upgrade

Phillip “Grumpy” Coles (middle) of Pure Fishing has been inducted into the AFTA Hall of Fame.

BEST SOFT LURE:
Chasebaits Curly Prawn & Berkley Shimma Shrimp Weedless 150MM

BEST HARD LURE:
Shimano Bantam Armajoint Flash Boost

BEST FISHING ROD
TOURNAMENT DAIWA 21 SALTIGA 15/24

BEST GAME FISHING LURE
Venom V-Minnow

BEST GAME FISHING ACCESSORY
DAIWA INSULATED FISH BAG

BEST TERMINAL ATTACK
Oceans Tako Legacy Bait Aid

BEST CLOTHING ACCESSORY
Wilson Fishing Bone Fisherman Hat

BEST SUNGLASSES
Crypto spotters with Ignite lens

The Pure Fishing team.

BEST FISHING/BOAT ATTACHMENT
Berkley Master Caster Set

BETTER TACKLE MANAGEMENT
PLANO Atlas Tackle Backpack

BEST WATERSPORTS/DIVING PRODUCT
WINNER: RESPONSE SB1 RED NEOPRENE LIFEJACKET

BEST OUTDOOR/CAMPING PRODUCT
WINNER: YETI Hopper Backpack M20

JOHN DUNPHY AWARD FOR INNOVATION
WINNER: Gunnell Rod Australia GRV2 Gunnell Rod Australia