The Shakespeare Ugly Stik GX2 Spinning Rod is a strong yet light rod you can rely on. The Ugly Stik GX2 delivers balance and sensitivity with graphite and fiberglass construction. Incorporates Ugly Tuff Guides that yield maximum durability and reduce the rod's overall weight. Clear Tip design offers extra strength right where you need it and can sense even the lightest strike. EVA foam grips ensure a tight hold.