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St. Croix wins two coveted ICAST rod awards

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St.Croix won two rod awards at ICAST. Vice President of Sales & Marketing, Jeff Schluter, shows off one of the accolades.
↑ eddystone kayaks won the Best in Show at the New Product Showcase with its eddyline C-135 YakAttack Edition.
↑ Hugh Hutson, of Pure Fishing, is pictured with the award given to the company for its Pleuger Medalist Fly Reel.

St. Croix took two of the most coveted awards at tonight’s ICAST 2015 Best New Product Showcase .

The iconic rod brand won the Saltwater Rod (Avid Inshore) and Fly Rod (Mojo Bass) categories at the record-breaking show in Orlando Florida.

G.Loomis – part of the Shimano American Corporation – was the Freshwater Rod winner with its E6X Bass.

Best of Show went to eddyline kayaks with its eddyline C-135.

Simms Fishing Products was also a double winner. In the Fly Fishing Accessory category it won with the Guide Stocking Foot and the Footwear category with the Currents Shoe.

The full list of winners are:

  • Freshwater Rod: G. Loomis (E6X Bass);
  • Saltwater Rod: St. Croix (Avid Inshore);
  • Fly Rod: St. Croix (Mojo Bass Fly);
  • Freshwater Reel: Shimano American Corp (Stradic C3000 HG-K);
  • Saltwater Reel: Pure Fishing (Penn Clash);
  • Fly Reel: Pure Fishing (New Pflueger Medalist);
  • Hard Lure: Savage Gear (Hard Shrimp);
  • Soft Lure: Koppers Fishing (Livetarget Hollow Body Sunfish);
  • Lifestyle Apparel: Under Armour (UA Storm Covert Pant);
  • Technical Apparel: Lifeshirt (Aegis Lifeshirt);
  • Boating Accessories: Yeti Coolers (Yeti Hopper 20);
  • Boats: eddyline kayaks (eddyline C-135 YakAttack Edition);
  • Combo: Lew’s Fishing Tackle (Mach 1 Combo);
  • Electronics: Johnson Outdoors (Humminbird Helix 7 SI);
  • Eyewear: Costa Sunglasses (Rooster);
  • Fishing Accessory: RinseKit (RinseKit);
  • Fishsmart: Release Ruler (Freshwater Release Rulers);
  • Fly Fishing Accessory: Simms Fishing Products (G3 Guide Stocking Foot);
  • Footwear: Simms Fishing Products (Currents Shoe);
  • Giftware: YOLOtek (PowerStick);
  • Kid’s Tackle: Steinhauser (Tangle-FREE Combo);
  • Line: PowerPro (Maxcuatro);
  • Tackle Management: Eposeidon Outdoor (KastKing Rack ‘em Up Rod Racks);
  • Terminal Tackle: Eagle Claw Fishing Tackle (Lazer Sharp Fillet Knife);
  • Best of Show: eddyline kayaks (eddyline C-135 YakAttack Edition).
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