Flyfishing Activities

Flyfishing Activities

Information about fly fishing fairs, casting and tying day's we organize.

This is why we fish is the new intro video of the Qflyshop Youtube channel! We only carry brands that we fish with ourselves. No matter what you use go out... fish! and have fun! 

Posted by in Flyfishing Activities on September 23, 2018 .

Are good polarized sunglasses really necessary for fly fishing? We can be brief about that ... YES!

Many fly fishermen think they don't need a pair of good quality fly-fishing glasses. Good polarized sunglasses are indispensable for almost any type of fly fishing. Whether it's spotting a Trout in a river, a Bonefish on the flats or a Salmon in a pool ... when you can see the fish properly you are able to fish better and more effectively. A good pair of polarized sunglasses are even indispensable for many forms of fly fishing.

Guideline Alta Photo Chromatic sunglasses, photo chromatic lenses adapt to the light by darkening or...

Yes! a very large selection of Whiting Farms Capes and Saddles is on it's way to Europe. On a side note... only a few people know that the Q in Qflyshop actually stands for Quality. We only offer quality flyfishing gear and materials that we would like to fish and tie flies with ourselfs. All Whiting products are of exceptional quality so we are happy to become a dealer.
We have been comparing Capes and Saddles from many companies lately, in search of the best feathers for you! Now to be honest, there are cheaper options available. But sometimes spending a little more on a product means that in the long run, it is a cheaper...

Posted by in Flyfishing Activities on March 18, 2018 .
After a very successful Dutch Fly Fair in 2016, we can enjoy another edition of the Fly Fair this year. Qflyshop is taking this edition to another level... literally and figuratively! with a stand of no less than 100m2. The location is chosen so that we are directly on the water and that you can test various rods and lines, both single and double-handed. Want to see if the Douglas SKY really is the best 9ft # 6 rod? Or try one of the new single handed Mackenzie FX1 rods? It's all possible during the Fly Fair.Beyond that we bring well-known fly fishing brands like, Thomas and Thomas, Douglas Outdoors, Abel Reels, Ross Reels, Galvan Reels,...

The Fly Tying and Fly Fishing assortment is growing again! Thanks to all of your support we can offer you the latest and greatest materials. We have already added both Abel and Ross reels and Guideline is coming with some new items for next season as well. Read about the Guideline news by clicking this LINK. Mackenzie DTX is coming with new Spey, Skagit and Shootinghead lines as well as 6-piece FX1 rods!

But we are going to  focus on the fly tying materials in this article, let's dive into it! We are proud to tell you we have become a Fish Hunter dealer. The Steelhead cracks among us certainly know about their materials. But not a lot...

Yes it's time for another update, new brands and materials are added to the shop!

Ross Reels USA makes some of the very best and beautiful fly reels on the planet. They need no introduction and we are very proud to have become a certified Ross Reels dealer for Europe. Some reels have already been added to the shop and more models will follow end of March beginning of April 2018. Ross is known for their amazing price/quality and super light weight reels. 

Abel Reels, made for chaos! These reels are the very best fly reels in the world. Maybe not cheap, but they will last a lifetime and even longer. Something special you can hand...

Posted by in Flyfishing Activities on February 04, 2017 .

We have added a lot of new items to the Shop and Guideline is coming with some very exciting new items!

Short list of new materials:

  • Edge Bright in 3 colors
  • Daiichi 2421 Salmon Hooks
  • Alec Jackson Steelhead Irons
  • Halve Grizzly Saddles
  • Super Fine Barred Marabou
  • Micro Crusher Legs
  • PlanD Boxes for Steelhead Flies tied on shanks
  • Danville Nylon Floss
  • UV Polar Chenille
  • Ice Dub i3 new colors
  • STS Trilobal Dubbing
  • Zonker Strips New colors
  • FutureFly Lobster Grip back in-stock
  • FutureFly tubes 2 new colors in 1.8 & 3mm

Many new Guideline products!

The new Elevate rods are amazing in every way!


We are extremely happy to put the word out that we are now an official Costa sunglasses dealer. If you are looking for the best looking and performing sunglasses for fishing Costa is the way to go. Now finally available in Europe, Qflyshop carries all the popular Costa sunglasses in 580G (glass) and 580P (plastic)


  • From day one, our lenses have set us apart. All Costa lenses have 100% UV blockage for maximum protection and 100% polarization to kill reflected glare. Our 580 technology goes beyond polarization to produce the clearest lenses on the planet. It selectively filters out the harsh...

Posted by in Flyfishing Activities on February 22, 2016 .

Qflyshop will also be atending the Dutch Flyfair 2016, with the best flyfishing brands in the world like:

Mackenzie Rods, G Loomis Rods, Guideline, Einarsson Reels, Galvan Reels, FutureFly, Pro Sportfisher, Rio Fly Lines, OPST lijnen en accessoires, Hareline, Regal, Norvise, ECHO Skagit en Scandi lijnen en sinktips, TMC, Daiichi and many more!

28 and 29th of May 2016, Putten The Netherlands

Posted by in Spey , Flyfishing Activities on January 25, 2016 .

Sorry this info about the Spey days with Scott Mackenzie and the Flyfair 2016 is in Dutch only.

Posted by in Spey , Atlantic Salmon, Flyfishing Activities on January 11, 2016 .

Scott Mackenzie, owner of Mackenzie Rods is coming to the Netherlands again in 2016. We will organize a Masterclass and a open day the weekend of 23-24 April 2016. This is your opportunity to see 3 time World Champion spey casting working his magic.

The open day is for every one who want to see the casting demo's of Scott Mackenzie. This day is FREE of charge and we invite everyone to come and join us this day in The Hague (the Netherlands). We are present with our shop and we will have different Mackenzie rods rigged up for you to try.

Tight Lines!


Maarten Bruinenberg en Rob Wijnmalen Qflyshop Team


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