The Blue Ribbon is a newer rod that is a medium fast action rod. These are 4 piece model with tubes that have a more classic action similar to some our long time favorites. The longer 10’ rods are ideal for casting and Euro Nymphing.
The Blue Ribbon series is designed to load easily with minimal back cast allowing the angler to make quick accurate casts with very little effort. So, whether its casting indicators, or multi-fly rigs from a drift boat, or bait fish patterns to the bank all day the Blue Ribbon series is engineered to deliver cast after cast with ease. The Blue Ribbon is an ideal dry fly rod that allows you cast floating flies with deadly accuracy. The longer rods are great for soft hackle addicts and wet fly fans, allowing you to drift flies and pick up strikes faster with a solid no wobble action. The 9’ 6 wt makes a great hopper rod or rod for
The Blue Ribbon series is constructed with intermediate modulus carbon fiber material and finished in a chestnut brown color with premium cork grips. The light weight up-locking solid brushed aluminum reel seats include an integrated hook keeper and have carbon fiber inserts. The 11-rod series is finished with SiC stripping guides and ultra-lightweight chromium-impregnated stainless-steel snake guides.
All models feature TFO’s line weight ID system on the handle and alignment dots color coded by line weight. Blue Ribbon rods are packaged in a labeled rod sock and TFO rod tube. And when combined with TFO’s no-fault lifetime warranty against defects, these rods are the perfect choice for covering lots of water in search of your favorite freshwater species.
Handles: All shorter rods have handle A, All 10’ Models have handle B + One 9’ 6wt model is offered without fighting butt, 9’ 6 & 7 have fighting butts+ Handle C
- 4 piece rod design
- Classic Medium Fast Taper, ideal for dry fly fishing
- Longer rods offer choice of Euro Nymphing or casting and drifting wet flies
- Uplock Reel Seats with graphite insert
- Lifetime Warranty
- Perfect Replacement for Classic IM6 Type Rod Tapers
- Rod Tube w/ Pocket for Business Card & Sock