Earlier today I received an email from J Stockard Fly Fishing. They have Hanák Competition hooks on sale 15% off till the end of the month. I am unfamiliar with them. Any one here use them? Have an opinion about them? They appear to only make barb-less hooks.
Turns out Brand Hanák Competition are in the Czech Republic, in business since 1997. So maybe not surprising most flies I found tied with them are Czech nymph type flies, though of course many of their hooks are made for other types of flies.
A couple of found videos, a hook review and tying a jig nymph: