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New products are a big part of the lifeblood of the annual ICAST sportfishing trade show held in Orlando, Fla. Here are the 24 product winners deemed the most innovative in their respective categories at the 2016 show. They range from newly designed hooks that cost less than $4 for a pack of six to a trolling motor and a kayak that each run about $2,800.



Best New Products from ICAST 2019

These 29 items stole the spotlight at this year’s International Convention of Allied Sportfishing Trades.

Boston Whaler

Hot New Fishing Boats from Miami

More than a dozen new saltwater models were introduced in Florida

Rybovich Sportfishing Boats

Functional Luxury

Michael Rybovich and Sons continues to build distinctive sportfishing boats true to the family legacy of quality, innovation and styling.

The Huckins 45, which debuted at the Palm Beach International Boat Show in March, was a long time coming.

A Wolf in Sheep’s Clothing

An avid angler and an iconic builder team up to create their legacies.

The bay boat is a versatile inshore/coastal hybrid. The EdgeWater 240IS is shown here.

All-Purpose Performers

The Next-Generation Bay Boat

Fish Whisperers

Fish Whisperers

Technology Aids Fishing’s Never-Ending Game Of Cat And Mouse.

fwd qtr - 64'c

New Boat Report: Viking 64C

Viking’s latest convertible carries with it decades of sportfish design and building expertise.


Jarrett Bay 46

That’s not a Jarrett Bay. No, it can’t be, you can tell by the dark hull and rigging. Jarrett Bays are bright and colorful. Right?

Vanishing workboats

A Waterlogged World

The Vanishing Workboats Of Core Sound Embody Beauty And Utility.