Introducing Tony Roach, Professional Angler

November 9, 2017

FishUSA, America’s Tackle Shop, is proud to announce and welcome professional multi-species angler, Tony Roach, to its growing Pro Staff. Roach joins Great Lakes anglers Ross Robertson, of Port Clinton, Oh., and Pete Alex, of Erie, Pa., as FishUSA’s third Pro Staff member.

Roach, a northern Minnesota native, has fished professionally for over a decade. As one of the most respected fishing guides in the Upper Midwest, Roach has guided anglers on a wide variety of lakes, including Central Minnesota’s popular Mille Lacs. Roach brings with him much knowledge, experience and enthusiasm for the sport of fishing.

“I am a person who spends over 200 plus days on the water, so I don't have time to shop around. I teamed up with FishUSA because they understand the needs of anglers and their website ( is a one-stop shop,” said Roach. “At FishUSA, their passion is my passion.”

“We are excited to have Tony join our highly-accomplished team of pro staff anglers. His enthusiasm, product knowledge, and love for the sport are obvious, and he is also a renowned expert in ice fishing--one of FishUSA’s many areas of expertise,” according to Jeff Parnell, the company’s President & CEO.

Roach offers a vast knowledge of multi-species fishing, specializing in walleye both on and off the ice. He currently represents popular brands available at FishUSA, including Rapala, St. Croix, and Northland. He enjoys teaching everything from the basics of fishing to the subtle adjustments anglers can make to put more fish in the boat.

“If it's fish you’re after, FishUSA has you covered,” Roach said. “I know I can rely on FishUSA to carry everything I need from niche items to poplar--they have it all.