We are proud of our exciting partnership with leading tackle manufacturer, Hardy, who actively support our important work conserving wild fish and their waters

As dedicated wild fish conservationists, Hardy are proudly committed to protecting salmon, trout and the UK's waterways, for which their partnership with us was established.

In an act of generous support, Hardy kindly donated two exceptional lots to the S&TC Annual Auction 2018 this year, which raised £12,200 for our important work!

Hardy's exceptional collector's-item lots, handcrafted exclusively for the 2018 S&TC Annual Auction

Unique S&TC Hardy Complete Angler Outfit

  • One of a kind, 001 of 001
  • 1 x Hardy Salmon Smuggler 14'6#10 rod with limited edition Hardy 'Perfect' reel
  • 1 x Hardy Trout Smuggler 9'0"#5 rod with limited edition Hardy 'Perfect' reel
  • Both to include matching fitted fly lines
  • 1 x Richard Wheatley handmade fly box with assortment of trout flies
  • 1 x Richard Wheatley handmade fly box with assortment of salmon flies
  • Presented in a custom-built leather case by Casecraft UK (case valued at £3k)

SOLD FOR £10,000!

Bespoke S&TC Hardy Trout Smuggler Set

  • 1 of 115 S&TC units, to celebrate our 115th year
  • 1 x Hardy Trout Smuggler 9'0"#5 rod with limited edition Hardy 'Perfect' reel
  • 1 x matching fitted fly line
  • 1 x Handmade Richard Wheatley fly box with an assortment of trout flies
  • Presented in an aluminium flight case with laser cut foam liner

SOLD FOR £2,200!

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Hardy's S&TC outfits were handcrafted with love and passion in the UK workshop

The Hardy Complete Angler Outfit is an entirely unique, never to be repeated (001 0f 001), bespoke item. The Hardy Trout Smuggler is equally as special; 1 of 115, to celebrate the 115 years we have been actively conserving wild fish in the UK.

Further photographs of the exclusive lots, which are expected to appeal to collectors and keen anglers alike, are coming soon. You can read our press release on the partnership here.

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