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Blue Fish Radio: Trying to break into the fishing business? Listen to these expert tips


Outdoor Canada is pleased to present Blue Fish Radio, podcasts about the future of fish and fishing in Canada. Produced and hosted by Lawrence Gunther, the program is dedicated to sharing first-hand angling knowledge and scientific discoveries, and supporting local champions who protect and enhance our waters.


Are you interested in taking your love of recreational fishing to the next level by working with the fishing industry? Former industry insider Angie Thompson (above) advises anglers on ways to get involved, including securing the support and recognition as a tournament competitor or promoting brands to other recreational anglers.

In this episode of Blue Fish Radio, producer/host Lawrence Gunther talks to Thompson about ways to gain support from tackle, boat and other outdoor companies. Just as importantly, they talk about why sponsored angers also need to give back to the sport.

To listen to the episode now, press PLAY below. To download this podcast to your device, go to the Blue Fish Radio home page.


To learn more about Angie Thompson, check out her Fishing Business School at or tune into her podcast at