RIO Rakes in the Awards



RIO Products, manufacturer of fly lines, leaders and tippet material, won three prestigious awards during 2012: the International Game Fish Association (IGFA) award for most world records in the fly tippet category in 2011, the European Fishing Tackle Trade Exhibition (EFTTEX) “Best New Fly Line for 2013” award and the International Fly Tackle Dealer (IFTD) “2013 Best New Saltwater Fly Line” award. In addition to these honors, RIO was also named the “Top Fly Line Brand” and “Top Leader and Tippet Brand” in an industry survey conducted by AFTTA – a survey that polled fly shops as to which was their best-selling brand within that product category. Finally an online survey performed by Southwick to almost 30,000 participants, again resulted in RIO being the “Top Leader Brand