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2015 Virginia Fly Fishing Festival

The 15th Annual Virginia Fly Fishing & Wine Festival will be held April 11-2, 2015 on the banks of the South River in Waynesboro, Virginia. The event will include programs, on-stream instruction and wine-tastings, among other activities. Read more in … more

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Fly Anglers to Gather in Smokies for Wilderness Wild Life Week

Wilderness Wild Life Week will be held January 24- 31st the Great Smoky Mountain National Park. 2015 marks the second year a fly fishing program was added to the lineup of classes and activities, which includes a diversity of programs … more

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15th Annual Islamorada SailFly Championship Results

Fly anglers gathered in Florida on January 7-8 for the 15th Annual Islamorada SailFly Championship. Scott Lund and Justin Maker aboard Captain Alex Adler’s Kalex took home first place in the fly-only championship. Read more in the press release below.

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The Fly Fishing Shows

The seven-city circuit of Fly Fishing Shows will kick off its nationwide tour on January 9th, 2015 in Denver, CO. Ed Engle has a recent article in The Boulder Daily Camera featuring highlights of the show, and what to make sure to see if … more

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AMFF Launches “A Graceful Rise” Online Exhibition

The American Museum of Fly Fishing has announced the launch of an online version of their A Graceful Rise exhibition, which highlights women in the sport. Read more in the press release below.

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TFM’s 12 Days of Christmas Giveaways

Cameron Mortenson is kicking off the holiday season with the annual 12 Days of Christmas giveaways on The Fiberglass Manifesto. The event began Monday, December 8th and will run through Friday, December 19th, with daily gear giveaways centered around the … more

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Bonefish and Tarpon Trust Hosts 5th International Symposium

The 5th International Symposium hosted by the Bonefish and Tarpon Trust was held November 7-8 in Dania Beach, Florida. It was a successful event with approximately 350 attendants and grossed nearly $117,000 for Bonefish and Tarpon Trust. Read more in the … more

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World Fishing Journal: The Orvis Guide Rendezvous

The 2014 gathering marked the 28th year of the Orvis Guide Rendezvous. Open to all guides, not just those endorsed by Orvis, the event includes competitions, presentations and workshops focused on helping fly fishing guides in their profession. In a … more

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Trout Unlimited’s “TroutBlitz”

A new initiative by Trout Unlimited called “TroutBlitz” aims to encourage the participation of anglers in science projects in their local areas. TroutBlitz allows anglers to enter geolocated photographs of fish they catch, with a goal of cataloging the diversity … more

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TrueFlies Clothing to Sponsor El Pescador Lodge 40th Anniversary

TrueFlies Clothing has announced their sponsorship of El Pescador Lodge’s 40th anniversary celebration to be held November 13th to the 17th. The event  will include the unveiling of a renovated main lodge with invited guests from the fly fishing industry. Read … more

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