In the nicest possible way, purely in the spirit of competition, TRM
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Wow! So TRM needs to try to match that. SWMBO’s (She Who Must Be Obeyed never drinks alcoholic or spiritual beverages, by the way, as I drink enough for both of us) tournament wine of choice is South Island Riesling. The other exquisite wines are prizes being all rare vintage (like SWMBO)
We have already mentioned the unbeatable elegance and quality of TRM’s classic airport taxi which has been booked by participants fly in from overseas – West and South Islands. The premium fly rod prize is a 9′ 6wt Thomas & Thomas with BFR Dragonfly Cartridge reel. The fishing vests come from SIMMS in China and will be lucky dip prizes. Then there are all the latest fly fishing books – published by David McLellan – “Laird of the Flies”. That should be a sufficient start in the long prize list to get the juices flowing.
The celebrity MC for the prize-giving prefers to remain anonymous until the big night…