** Spey Fishing Basics – 2-Week Online Course

** Spey Fishing Basics – 2-Week Online Course

$40.00

Join us for a 2-Week Live 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-week online course.  Each will will be 1.5hrs and is gender inclusive.  Half of the proceeds for the Live Class registration will be donated to Brown Girl Outdoor World.

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!

Course recorded link, password and presentation handout links will be sent in the order confirmation emails.  

Class Covers –

Week #1 – Wednesday 9/15/21 from 5pm – 6:30pm PST

  • 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

Week #2 – Wednesday 9/22/21 from 5pm – 6:30pm PST

  • 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 Handouts
  • 3hrs of Class Time (Will Have Q&A if Time Allows)
  • “Spey Fishing Basics” Presentation Recording Link and Password
  • Weekly Education Emails from Fly Fish Instruct
  • Education Discounts

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Join us for a 2-Week Live Online Course on “Spey Fishing Basics”.  Half of the proceeds for the Live Class registration will be donated to Brown Girl Outdoor WorldCourse zoom link and password  and Week # 1 presentation handout links will be sent in the order confirmation emails.  T

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-week online course.  Each will will be 1.5hrs and is gender inclusive.

Both classes will be recorded, so please still register if you’re not able to make one or both of the classes.  All class recordings with passwords will be emailed after the class.

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

Zoom login information will be emailed with this order confirmation.

Class Covers –

Week #1 – Wednesday 9/15/21 from 5pm – 6:30pm PST

  • 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

Week #2 – Wednesday 9/22/21 from 5pm – 6:30pm PST

  • 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 Handouts
  • 3hrs of Class Time (Will Have Q&A if Time Allows)
  • “Spey Fishing Basics” Presentation Recording Link and Password
  • Weekly Education Emails from Fly Fish Instruct
  • Education Discounts

Email Contactinfo@unitedwomenonthefly.com