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  • The slickest, most durable coating on the market - producing the least amount of friction ever measured on a fly line.
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RIO's New Elite Tier

$119.99

RIO’s Elite tier of fly lines are the highest performing, most technically advanced fly lines we have ever created. All Elite freshwater lines are built on RIO’s ConnectCore Plus - our next-generation, low-stretch core that provides a radical increase in line durability, coating smoothness and overall performance.

In addition, every Elite fly line is manufactured with SlickCast - the slickest, most durable coating on the market, producing the least amount of friction ever measured on a fly line.

Elite
RIO Gold

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The ultimate all-around trout fly line with low-stretch, ultra-slick performance

  • Perfect presentation of flies between #2 and #22
  • Built on low-stretch ConnectCore Plus with SlickCast - creating the highest-performing, longest-lasting freshwater lines in the world

Elite
RIO Grand

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Designed for fast action fly rods, with low-stretch, ultra-slick performance

  • A full line size heavier to easily load fast rods
  • Built on low-stretch ConnectCore Plus with SlickCast - creating the highest-performing, longest-lasting freshwater lines in the world

Elite
RIO Perception

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Easy casting, all-around trout line, with low-stretch, ultra-slick performance

  • The ideal line for smaller rivers and lakes
  • Built on low-stretch ConnectCore Plus with SlickCast - creating the highest-performing, longest-lasting freshwater lines in the world

Elite
Technical Trout

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For delicate presentation, with low-stretch, ultra-slick performance

  • Long front taper turns over flies with delicacy
  • Built on low-stretch ConnectCore Plus with SlickCast - creating the highest-performing, longest-lasting freshwater lines in the world

RIO's Improved Premier Tier

$89.99

Our Premier tier of fly lines have taken a massive leap forward in terms of performance, longevity, and ease of distance. Select Premier lines are now built with SlickCast - the slickest, most durable coating on the market, producing the least amount of friction ever measured on a fly line.

We have added SlickCast to our best-selling RIO Gold, RIO Grand, RIO Perception and Technical Trout lines, and if you have been a fan of these core trout lines in the past, you will be an even bigger fan once you have cast and fished these improved versions.

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RIO Gold

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The ultimate, all-around floating line for trout, with ultra-slick performance

  • Perfect presentation of flies between #2 and #22
  • Built with RIO's exceptionally slick, durable SlickCast

RIO Grand

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Designed for fast action fly rods, with ultra-slick performance

  • A full line size heavier to easily load fast rods
  • Built with RIO's exceptionally slick, durable SlickCast

RIO Perception

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Easy casting, all-around trout line, with ultra-slick performance

  • The ideal line for smaller rivers and lakes
  • Built with RIO's exceptionally slick, durable SlickCast

Technical Trout

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Designed for delicate presentation, with ultra-slick performance

  • Long front taper turns over flies with delicacy
  • Built with RIO's exceptionally slick, durable SlickCast