A PFG Story: Force 12

How far are you willing to go for the perfect catch?

From Key West to the Seychelles, professional anglers go the extra distance not only for the perfect catch, but also for the preservation and conservation of underwater ecosystems.

We head to Key West, Vietnam, and the Seychelles to test our Force 12 gear in some of the most extreme fishing conditions, from relentless heat and sun to sudden downpours. Learn more about the gear and our athletes and guides who test them:

Catching Up with Cindy Nguyen

Fishing is in her blood. It’s been in her family for generations. Cindy navigates the paradox between fishing for sustenance as her family did in Vietnam and fishing for sport as she does in the U.S.:

Cindy Nguyen, Columbia PFG

Fishing the Seychelles with Keith Rose-Innes

Keith Rose-Innes has been fishing his entire life, from the magnificent lakes of his home town in South Africa to the Ponoi River in Russia to remote atolls in the Seychelles. He’s fished in some of the most remote destinations in the world that most anglers only dream of:

Keith Rose-Innes

The Force of Nature

Mother Nature is a force to be reckoned with, especially when you are fishing in extreme conditions. Be prepared with gear that’s #testedtough:

Seychelles, Columbia PFG