Gear alert: Great rod and reel for kids

  • July 30, 2013 - 9:24 PM

Gear alert

Looking for a fishing rod and reel combo for a young angler? The Shakespeare Ugly Stik GX2 Youth Combo was recently awarded top kids’ rig at the ICAST — International Convention of Allied Sportfishing Trades — show in Las Vegas. Available in either a spinning or spincast (push button) model, the GX2’s recommended price is $39.95. Widely available beginning September. More at

Dennis Anderson

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