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Gold Cup Tarpon Tournament Results

The 52nd Annual Gold Cup Tarpon Tournament in Islamorada, Florida was held June 15-19, 2015. Twenty-five anglers participated, with Mark Richens winning the Grand Championship. Read more in the press release below.

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Virginia Fly Fishing & Wine Festival Announces New Location

The Virginia Fly Fishing & Wine Festival has announced a new location to accommodate growing attendance. In 2016, the event will be held at The Meadow Events Park, near Richmond, Virginia. Read more in the press release below.

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Fly Fishing Show Sets 2016 Dates, Locations

Dates and locations for the annual Fly Fishing Show have been announced for the 2016 season. Read more in the press release below.

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RepYourWater’s Bash 4 Boulder Creek

Colorado-based RepYourWater is celebrating the company’s 4 year anniversary with The Bash 4 Boulder Creek, June 13, 2015. Proceeds from the event will benefit the habitat restoration work of local Trout Unlimited chapter, Boulder Flycasters. Read more in the press … more

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Video Hatch: “Palometa Club 3rd Annual Permit Tourney”

The Palometa Club’s 3rd Annual Permit Tournament was held April 10-17, 2015, and raised over $6000 to benefit the Jon Ain Fund at Bonefish Tarpon Trust as well as the schoolchildren of Punta Allen, Mexico. This short film from Matt …

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Virginia Fly Fishing Festival Breaks Attendance Record

The recently held 15th Annual Virginia Fly Fishing & Wine Festival drew record crowds. “Clearly we are really resonating with the general public, many of whom no little to nothing about fly fishing—and that is great for the industry,” says … more

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The Project Healing Waters 2-Fly Tournament

Project Healing Waters will hold its 9th annual 2-Fly Tournament in Syria, Virginia April 25-26. Along with the competition, the event will feature notable speakers Bob Woodruff and Captain Eivind O. Forseth. Read more in the press release below.

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Andy Mill joins Belize Tarpon Tagging Expedition

The Belize Tarpon Tagging Expedition offers anglers an opportunity to help participate in field work that will advance tarpon research, while also enjoying fishing opportunities in Belize. The 2015 expedition will be led in part by Andy Mill. Read more … more

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Hell or High Water Fly Fishing Festival

The annual “Hell or High Water” fly fishing festival will be held April 10-11 at the West Branch Angler Resort in Hancock, NY. Activities include an Orvis 101 program, tying demonstrations, and a viewing of the 2015 Fly Fishing Film … more

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Orvis Announces Free Clinics for Spring 2015

Now for the sixth year, free fly fishing lessons will be offered nationwide through Orvis retail stores. The “Fly Fishing 101” clinics will run April through June 2015. Read more in the press release below.

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