I will be attending this years UK saltwater fly festival to take part in this growing UK scene of saltwater fly fishing! The festival will take place over 3 days with demonstrations and workshops taking place on Friday, the competition taking place on the Saturday and awards on the Sunday.
You can still enter the competition online, entry fee is £65
Click the link below for more details
I am really looking forward to this event and hope to see you there!
Fly Fest is in its third year and getting bigger and better every year. Full of everything fly fishing. A huge tyres row, casting demonstrations, retail therapy and a massive cinema to watch fishing films! What could be better!
"In our outstanding North Lake District venue we aim to promote the very best in Fly Tying, Fly Fishing, Fly Casting and Fly Film. You will have the opportunity to rub shoulders with Angling Celebrities, enjoy a host of the best Domestic & International Fly Dressers practising the art ofTrout Fly, Grayling Fly, Sea Trout Fly, Salmon Fly, Pike Fly, Salt Water Fly and just about every fly tying technique under the sun. Champion Fly Casters will be available to demonstrate and advise on casting techniques and fly-fishing tactics, plus a fantastic range of tackle and trade stands selling every" - From the website
I will be moving over to Norway for 3 months to run this fantastic salmon lodge. This is the place you must go if you want to catch a salmon of a life time. The salmon in the Reisa River grow seriously massive!
There are still a few places left so if you are interested please take a look at :
Hope to see you there!!
I will be supporting the B.A.S.S society and tying some saltwater fly patterns.
The open weekend is a really fun weekend, with plenty of stalls to check out. There are also plenty of awesome people to have casting lessons from whilst you are there!
Some great casting demonstrations from the experts throughout the weekend.
Come along and join in, come and have a chat about the BASS society and how we can help make a movement to save our sea bass.
I will be on tyers row at this years BFFI tying up some of my pike and saltwater patterns.
The BFFI is a fantastic show with plenty to occupy everyone, trade stands from brands you know and brands you don't where you can stock up on all your fly dressing bits and pieces, and even treat yourself to a new set up!
World renowned fly dressers from all over the world will be there to demonstrate their jaw dropping skills.
You could even get a casting lesson whilst you are there, and then relax with a tea or a beer!
Staffordshire County Showground ST18 0BD
Saturday February 12th - Sunday February 13th
Opens 9:30am Closes :30pm
Admission on the door £10 1 Day or £17.00 2 days
Advance Tickets £9.00 1 day or £15.00 2 day