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Sage Approach Fly Rods

The all new entry level rod from Sage with high modulus graphite and better technology than any other beginner rod out there!  The Approach has a medium-fast action that provides excellent line feel and control. Beginning casters can easily grow with this rod without ever feeling they've outgrown it. And like all Sage rods, the Approach is made right here on Bainbridge Island, Washington, USA.

  • Medium-fast action
  • Oyster Shell shaft color
  • Black primary thread wraps with silver trim wraps
  • Ceramic stripper guide
  • Hard chrome snake guides and tip-top
  • Reverse half-wells grip on freshwater weights
  • All aluminum reel seat with full-wells grip and cork fighting butt on all saltwater models
  • Silver gray rod tube with divided liner
  • Now offered in the all new Approach Outfit!

    Includes:
    • Your choice of 9'0" 4, 5, 6, 8 or 9 Approach Rod
    • The matching Sage 1800 reel
    • WF RIO Gold Fly Line
    • Rod tube and reel pouch

    Two different grips


    CORDURA rod tube



    The Perfect Line for your New APPROACH???

    Want to treat yourself to a new line with the purchase of a new rod, and replace that old dry and cracked line but don't know where to begin with such vast options?  We have had the pleasure of casting alot of brand new rods with a variety of different lines alongside the employees of Sage.  Every family of rods is different with tapers, line speeds, etc.  To break it down even more, within each family of rods the variables will be line weights, lengths, and finally... your use for the rod.  With so many variables within the rod, and so many wonderful lines out there on the market today how do you choose that "perfect" line??  Well to begin there are two categories in which to break down matching rods with lines.  First there is "performance preference", this is line speed and tight loop emphasis.  And secondly there is "load preference", this is the amount of rod load as desired by the caster or what is demanded by the situation.  So let us help you narrow it down a bit...

    Performance Preference - for your APPROACH                                  
    1. Rio GOLD
    2. Rio OUTBOUND
    3. Rio PERCEPTION
    Load Preference - for your APPROACH
    Keep in mind that while these are our guides/staff and Sage's employees personal preferences the most important opinion is YOURS, so stop by our shop and we will rig up a rod with your choice of line to go try out and find what suites you best!

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    Questions about the Sage Response Fly Rod?... Ask a Pro! info@redsflyshop.com or call 509.933.2300



    Item# Item Name Our Price Qty Add
    approach370-A Sage Approach - 7'0" - 3WT - Handle A $295.00
    approach386-A Sage Approach - 8'6" - 3WT - Handle A $295.00
    approach490-A Sage Approach - 9'0" - 4WT - Handle A $295.00
    approach586-A Sage Approach - 8'6" - 5WT - Handle A $295.00
    approach590-A Sage Approach - 9'0" - 5WT - Handle A $295.00
    approach690-A Sage Approach - 9'0" - 6WT - Handle A $295.00
    approach790-B Sage Approach - 9'0" - 7WT - Handle B $295.00
    approach890-B Sage Approach - 9'0" - 8WT - Handle B $295.00
    approach990-B Sage Approach - 9'0" - 9WT - Handle B $295.00
    approach-outfit490-A Sage Approach Outfit - 9'0" - 4WT - Handle A $475.00
    approach-outfit690-A Sage Approach Outfit - 9'0" - 6WT - Handle A $475.00
    approach-outfit890-B Sage Approach Outfit - 9'0" - 8WT - Handle B $495.00
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    Average Customer Review: Based on 3 Reviews. Write a review.

      0 of 0 people found the following review helpful:
     
    Awesome Rod July 5, 2014
    Reviewer: Rev. Les Bouck from Everett, WA United States  
    Sage rods have always been out of my reach financially but I was finally able to buy my first including a matching Sage 2200 large arbor reel.  What a great combo and at a great price which included the Rio Grand line.  Can't wait to take on the Yak.

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      2 of 2 people found the following review helpful:
     
    Got one as gift, now giving it! December 31, 2012
    Reviewer: Lance Y. from LaGrande, OR  
    My uncle got me one of these for my 40th, now I am buying one for my son.  Super fun to cast, beautiful finish.

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      2 of 2 people found the following review helpful:
     
    New to fly fishing December 31, 2012
    Reviewer: Don from Oregon  
    My father just got me into fly fishing several months ago and I finally just got my own setup.  I chose this Sage Approach outfit and although new to fly fishing i could'nt be happier! My dad(experienced fisherman) even asks to borrow it all the time!

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