Spey Fishing Basics – 2-Part Recorded Online Course

Spey Fishing Basics – 2-Part Recorded Online Course

$40.00

Join us for a 2-Part Recorded Online Course on “Spey Fishing Basics”.  Learn the basics to begin your two handed fly fishing journey.  Spey fishing can be used to fish for many fish species.  We’ll cover the basic equipment, terminal tackle, casting basics, fishing techniques and learning how to hook and land a fish on the swing.   This is a 2 part recorded online course. 

United Women on the Fly acknowledges the many barriers to fly fishing.  Scholarships are available for those who are unable to afford the class.  Please email info@unitedwomenonthefly.com to ask for one.  All proceeds go back to the direct monthly costs of running/hosting United Women on the Fly.  Thank you so much for your support!

Class Covers –

Part #1

  • History of Spey Fishing and It’s Evolution
  • Why Spey Fishing?
  • Rod and Reel Breakdown
  • Backing, Running Lines and Head Systems
  • Sink Tip and Leaders
  • Flies
  • Casting Terms and the Basic Spey Cast

Part #2

  • Casting Terms Review
  • Casting Types
    • Touch and Go
    • Sustained Anchor Placement
  • Wind Direction
  • Common Casting Mistakes
  • Fishing Techniques
  • Hook Set and Fighting a Fish

You’ll Receive –

  • “Spey Fishing Basics” Presentation Handout Links
  • 2.5hrs of Classroom Video
  • “Spey Fishing Basics” Presentation Recording Link and Password
  • Weekly Education Emails from Fly Fish Instruct
  • Education Discounts

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2-Week Recorded Online Course on “Spey Fishing Basics”.   Learn the basics to begin your two handed fly fishing journey.  Spey fishing can be used to fish for many fish species.  We’ll cover the basic equipment, terminal tackle, casting basics, fishing techniques and learning how to hook and land a fish on the swing.   This is a 2 part online course.

United Women on the Fly acknowledges the many barriers to fly fishing.  Scholarships are available for those who are unable to afford the class.  Please email info@unitedwomenonthefly.com to ask for one.  All proceeds go back to the direct monthly costs of running/hosting United Women on the Fly.  Thank you so much for your support!

Cost – $40.00
Instructor – Heather Hodson
Zoom Moderator – J. Michelle Swope

Class Covers –

Part #1 –

  • History of Spey Fishing and It’s Evolution
  • Why Spey Fishing?
  • Rod and Reel Breakdown
  • Backing, Running Lines and Head Systems
  • Sink Tip and Leaders
  • Flies
  • Casting Terms and the Basic Spey Cast

Part #2

  • Casting Terms Review
  • Casting Types
    • Touch and Go
    • Sustained Anchor Placement
  • Wind Direction
  • Common Casting Mistakes
  • Fishing Techniques
  • Hook Set and Fighting a Fish

You’ll Receive –

  • “Spey Fishing Basics” Presentation Handout Links
  • 2.5hrs of Classroom Video
  • “Spey Fishing Basics” Presentation Recording Link and Password
  • Weekly Education Emails from Fly Fish Instruct
  • Education Discounts

Email Contact info@unitedwomenonthefly.com