The Texas FlyFishers Present 10th Annual Summer Mini Fly Fishing Exposition - Saturday, August 14, 2021, 09:30 am until 4:30 pm
Come enjoy a fun filled day of: Fly Tying Casting Instructions, Demonstrations, Travel Presentations, Rod Building Area, Fishing Information and the Casting Games along with drawing for Prizes at Terrace United Methodist Church, 1203 Wirt Road, Houston, Texas 77055
Inside, there will be non-stop fly tying demonstration and instruction. Learn tips and techniques or, how to tie that special pattern from the club’s fly tying members
Along with the demonstrations, we will also host the club’s annual Iron Fly, an exciting time controlled, speed tying competition. This will coincide with the lunch break so, you can enjoy a snack while watching the contest.
Have ever wanted to learn how to fly cast but, you didn’t know how to go about it? Well, here is your chance. At the Mini Expo, you will have the opportunity to receive instruction the art of fly casting from Certified Casting Instructors. Come learn the basics or, take your skills to the next level.
Our instruction will include but, not be limited to:
- Basic techniques to achieve effective, accurate casts
- False casting
- Casting in winds of varying speed and direction
- Techniques to Increase your distance, accurately
During the day, any of the instructors not directly involved in making a presentation/clinic will be free to work with students on their issue of choice.
All participants are encouraged to bring their own rod with line and leader for the clinic but, the Texas FlyFishers will have a limited supply of rods for anyone who does not bring a rod.
Along with the instructions, we will also hold the Casting Games, a skills based competition with 5 stations with different objectives. Each station will be scored and, the caster with the highest total will take home the prize.