Elite Series

For elite anglers who demand the best from cast to catch, there is no substitute for the finest materials and craftsmanship.
Designed to achieve top-level performance every cast, the Elite Series is built for those who refuse to compromise.






The finest materials. Industry-leading craftsmanship. Unprecedented retrieval smoothness with Lew’s hardened aluminum Speed Gears® and the P2 Super Pinion®. Featuring the long-awaited ParaMag™ Braking System, setting a new standard in casting control. And a striking black Titanium aesthetic over an all-aluminum frame.



  • UNMATCHED CRAFTSMANSHIP with 11 bearing system, featuring premium double-shielded stainless-steel bearings.

  • UNPRECEDENTED RETRIEVAL SMOOTHNESS with Lew’s hardened aluminum Speed Gears® and premium P2 Super Pinion®.

  • A NEW STANDARD IN CASTING EXCELLENCE with Team Lew’s exclusive ParaMag Braking System for unprecedented and effortless casting control.

  • PERFECT HARMONY OF FORM AND FUNCTION with 95mm bowed carbon handle, Lew’s exclusive JDM style Winn® Dri-Tac Ultra ProWeave™ grips and the breathtaking black titanium design.

  • BOLD LOW-PROFILE DESIGN and recessed brake dial, delivering unprecedented ergonomics and comfort.





Lew's Elite Series Rods

Featuring Lew’s exclusive LFS-X5 blank with FOCUS technology for the perfect balance between overwhelming strength and cutting-edge sensitivity.  The Elite Series rod offers the backbone for powerful hooksets, a strong, durable tip, and the sensitivity to sense the slightest lure movements and softest strikes.  Achieve the sensitivity of direct blank contact and ultimate palming comfort with Lew’s exclusive Full Contact and CT-1® reel seats, equipped with the premium VTR Vibration Transfer Ring to deliver elite-level comfort with absolute bait and lure awareness. The premium Fuji SiC silicon carbide guides offer durability and smooth casting. Each rod is expertly crafted with Winn® Dri-Tac Ultra Grips and Lew’s exclusive ProWeave™ for amazing handling performance.  When only the best will do – Lew’s Elite Series Rod.



  • ELITE-LEVEL PERFORMANCE with Lew’s exclusive LFS-X5 FOCAS blank for a rod that is Lighter, Faster, Stronger and built to excel on the water.

  • INCREASED SENSITIVITY for second-to-none connection with the bait, the cover, the bottom contour – and most importantly, the fish.

  • HIGHEST LEVEL OF COMFORT with Lew’s Winn® Dri-Tac Ultra ProWeave™ grip, Full Contact design and the new CT-1® ComfortTouch.

  • MULTIPLE APPLICATIONS: Eight Elite Series casting models and five Elite Series spinning models for a full range of fishing scenarios.

  • PREMIUM MATERIALS, with Fuji SiC silicon carbide guides for unparalleled casting smoothness.