Al Gag named the Fresh Water Fishing Hall of Fame

2023-12-01T14:05:48-05:00December 1st, 2023|PR - 2024|

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One of Only Six People Honored Worldwide

CANTON, CONN., December 1, 2023 Al Gag (a/k/a Albert Gagliarducci), a headliner at the yearlyConnecticut Fishing & Outdoor Show” at Mohegan Sun, is one of only six individuals named to the prestigious 2024 International Fresh Water Fishing Hall of Fame. A resident of Wilbraham, Mass., Gag is a successful custom lure designer, fishing instructor, TV broadcaster, and is the owner of Al Gag’s Lures in Indian Orchard, Mass.

“We are extremely pleased that our longtime friend Al Gag has been recognized with this extraordinary honor and his installation into this prestigious Hall of Fame will take place in a ceremony at our show in March 22nd to 24th, 2024 at Mohegan Sun,” says Kristie Gonsalves, […]

Longtime show exhibitor & feature speaker Al Gag to be inducted into the Fresh Water Fishing Hall of Fame

2023-10-04T10:48:51-04:00October 4th, 2023|PR - 2024|

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Fresh Water Fishing Hall of Fame to Induct Six Legends in 2024

(Hayward, Wisconsin) The International Fresh Water Fishing Hall of Fame will be inducting six individuals into their 2024 class. This recognition is bestowed on those that have spent a great share of their lives promoting, educating, and sharing their passion for fresh water fishing in a manner that positively impacts the sport for the millions of anglers around the world. There are many who love to fish, but few that can be considered Fresh Water Fishing Hall of Famers.

Albert Gagliarducci – Massachusetts

Albert Gagliarducci’s first foray into making his own lures involved melting lead in a smelting pot in the backyard of his two-room rental apartment and pouring it into his hand-made plaster-of-paris molds. Details were hand painted using a collection of his wife’s nail […]

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