Now this is a really creative way to fight for salmon: a sport event for the fish. We wanted to spread the word, so read on: Fishrun – first fish sport event at the mighty river Kymi in Finland has begun! Formula1 World Champion Kimi Räikkönen among supporting celebrities! Project FishRun aims to increase awareness… Read more »
Posts Tagged: finland
Howdy! It’s good to hear Håvard’s still catching trout up north despite the disappearing daylight and descending temperatures. I haven’t unfortunately had too many fishing opportunities lately, but there’s some other nice stuff going on: Last weekend I went to our summer cottage in Central Finland. I installed the software called Magic Lantern to my… Read more »
Would you release the meter-long pike you just caught? How about a big seatrout? Do you only fish for species that have a steady population and can take the fishing? If you answered yes, you are probably a Responsible Fisherman. Those are the opening lines in the press release of the newly opened Finnish fishing… Read more »
We usually don’t post and link other than stuff in English, but after reading a fantastic Finnish blog post about Keihärinkoski rapids, I felt I just had to share it here. For you who still haven’t learn Finnish, I can tell that Keihärinkoski is a short river, more like rapids, that connects the lakes Kivijärvi… Read more »
Once again, the great Swedish photographer and flyfisherman Knotan has brought a spectacular video to our attention. This one is from Finland. Enjoy your monday!
Jyväskylä, Finland, June 2010: After a reasonably successful tour in Finland, we ended up having a little bit of a party. A couple of drinks later, going to a karaoke bar to make complete fools of ourselves seemed like a really good idea. And as always with J&FF, the cameras just kept on rolling… Enjoy,… Read more »
What´s up with Joona and Tapani? Why are they singing? Who are the girls? The answers to these questions (and many more) will be revealed in a new, highly controversial video that will be published here during the next fortyeight hours. Stay tuned!
Hi, Me and Joona are in Helsinki. Let’s just say that we were bored about nothing happening in the winter and decided to step it up a bit. I don’t want to reveal exactly what we’re doing, but maybe something related to an upcoming competition. Also there may be some clues in these these pictures…. Read more »
Suddenly, spring doesn´t feel that far away anymore. OK, it´s – 10 degrees outside, but yesterday I started looking thorugh my flyboxes, and that´s a sure sign that the new season is drawing closer. Mostly to sum it up to myself, I thought I´d give you an overview of some of our plans for this… Read more »
What do Finns do when they have a frozen lake and a sauna? Well, they make a hole in the ice, warm up the sauna to over 100 degrees celsius and take a bath in the lake. This is the Toivanen brothers at their summer cottage quite recently. The water may seem cold but it’s… Read more »