Angling VideosIFTD: ‘Ecstatic’ Tenkara USA comes of age

The man who is introducing the concept of tenkara fishing to the US says he is ‘ecstatic’ after winning an award at the IFTD Show. Daniel Galhardo first introduced the Japanese method of fishing publicly at the Somerset Fly Show in January this year, but says it came of age with its success in the Best Gift Item category of the awards in Reno, Nevada, last week. He said: “This was important recognition that Tenkara USA has successfully introduced tenkara to those at IFTD and made inroads within the fly fishing..