March 19, 2020

The Merced River is a very nice medium fishing stream in California. It has a lot of deep pools and fast running waters. It is an awesome river for Tanuki rod. I took the Tanuki Pocket Ninja out for the ride to see how it handles the fish on fast current water and deep...

January 25, 2020

A few weeks ago, I was interview with Cast and Spear. 
Please Check it out. 


https://castandspear.com/tenkara-tanuki/

October 3, 2019

I would like to thank presenters and all the Tenkara Boot Camp participants, for attending. Unfortunately it was a windy day, and we were forced to stay indoors. But it was a full day of a lot of information. In the morning, Chris Leonard gave us some tips on fishing a...

August 26, 2019

I have taught fishing to a lot of kids over the years, Sophia stands out the most, she loves to fish and to cast. She always wanted to catch and eat fish on her journey as a part of being with nature. But she ends up release them all, she just wants safe them others...

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July 20, 2019

Tanuki Pocket Ninja is my newest project and will be on Kickstarter in August. It is designed for backpackers, hikers, travelers and roadside fly fishers. 

All Tanuki rod prototypes have been tested on the Firehole River in Yellowstone National Park. Pocket Ninja i...

April 7, 2019

CONGRATULATIONS to Terry Emmert of Oklahoma, the winner of Tanuki Ninja 2019. It is going to be the very first time for Terry fishing with a tenkara rod. 

Our contest was hosted by three different sites: Tenkara Talk, Tenkara Tanuki, Three Rivers Tenkara. In order...