We strive to make our website the best resource possible on tenkara. However, there are resources out there which we may find complementary and feel comfortable referring you to them. Check out these additional tenkara resources for more information:



An online forum managed by Adam Trahan and with some really cool interviews he’s conducted with people who are really into tenkara, like yours truly.

Tenkara Guides in the UK
Discover Tenkara is a web resource managed by UK tenkara guides Paul Gaskell and John Pearson. Both have gone to Japan to learn tenkara and have also studied directly under Daniel Galhardo and Dr. Hisao Ishigaki and have been a great source of information about tenkara.

Dr. Hisao Ishigaki’s blog (Japanese)

Dr. Hisao Ishigaki is our main teacher and posts some good content about tenkara on his homepage. He is also a professor in the field of Vision Studies, so you’ll find information on that in his blog too.