The Epic brand was born out of the simple desire to “Build a Better Fly Rod” after having seen so many fly casters hampered by stiff lifeless fly rods.


Bro Deal, it's our take on the industry Pro deal. 

At Epic we love to support the professionals that share the industry - the folks that make it all happen! If you are a licenced guide, certified fly casting instructor, professional rod builder or industry pro making a difference we want you on our team.

Qualifying Criteria & Eligibility:

Certified Casting Instructors

Please provide a copy of your valid certificate(s) 


You'll need to provide proof that you are a current, registered professional guide.

Rod Builders

We support full-time professional rod builders, the guys that do it for a living.

"In the Trade"

You're in the trade, work for an outfitter, lodge, fly shop or something fishy.

Photographers and Artists

Taking a few snaps here and there isn't enough. Neither is that paint by numbers trout you did as a Christmas gift last year. If you are a bonafide professional photographer or artist we'll look after you.

Terms & Conditions

  1. Bro Deal is for you and for you only. You can't buy for your buddies, your girlfriend or your dog.
  2. If you like our gear tell a few people - if you don't, tell us so we can fix it.
  3. There is no 3
  4. Use the hashtag #epicflyrods in appropriate social media posts so we can hunt you out. No dead fish - leave 'em in the water wherever possible!
  5. Where possible tag us @epicflyrods - these come up on our radar every day, in return, we can then promote you up.
  6. Be Epic, look after the planet.


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