SIGNATURE 575RF FISHING BOAT
On seeing the Haines Group’s 575RF for the first time those legendary flowing Signature lines are easily identifiable, even from a distance. But upon closer inspection I noticed the cab section to be a bit further forward than on other models, and the cockpit to be far larger. This was immediately appealing to me because, as far as I’m concerned, more workable fishing space is always a good thing.
As we started boarding, all the gear we were packing in made me realise this was not just a little fishing trip — it seemed we were planning on taking out every fish species in the competition. Light marlin tackle, plastics outfits, bait rods, crab pots, extra eskys, the list went on.
A 10-rod rocket launcher and plenty of rod holders in [...]