Hardy Fly Fishing of England is one of the most famous names in the sport, and they truly revere the history of fly fishing.
Hardy of Alnwick England produces fly fishing reels and rods of exceptional quality with a long pedigree in the greatest of angling traditions. This is a video for you.
When I think of Hardy, I think of old-school traditional fly fishing on the chalk bed rivers of England or the streams of Scotland. It defines generations of men and women who have embraced the sport and the spirit of conservation that goes hand in hand with fly fishing.
The Hardy story goes back to 1874 when two brothers who were gunsmiths began making superior fishing tackle. With that decision a legend in fly fishing circles was born. If you head to any collection or museum on fly fishing, there is likely to be a few of their reels on display.
The best news: Hardy is not just history, as you can own one of their reels or rods. Just check out this link.