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Belize Tarpon Tagging Expedition

In August 2014, an expedition is being planned that will be more than just a fishing trip. Participants will be part of a group with a mission to “land, tag and release adult tarpon that migrate annually to the world-renowned … more

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Project Healing Waters Annual 2-Fly Tournament

The dates for Project Healing Waters Fly Fishing’s annual 2-Fly Tournament have been set for the weekend of April 26-27, 2014, at the Rose River Farm in Syria, VA. Read more in the press release below.

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Spring Training at the American Museum of Fly Fishing

The American Museum of Fly Fishing, will hold “Spring Training” on Saturday, March 29.  Anglers of all ages can learn more about the world of fly fishing: from salt water tying and patterns, to rod making and landing fish. Read … more

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Casting for Recovery Program Expands to Southern California

Casting for Recovery has announced it will expand its program to include its first retreat in Southern California. The event will be held June 6-8 at the UCLA Lake Arrowhead Conference Center in the greater Los Angeles area. Read more … more

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National Sporting Library Fellowship

Applicants are actively being sought for the John H. Daniels Fellowship and The National Sporting Library & Museum. The fellowship supports researchers in the areas of equestrian, angling and field sports, and applications are being accepted through March 15, 2014. … more

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Marines and Fly Tying

The first annual Fly Tying Marathon sponsored by the Quantico and Fort Belvoir Project Healing Waters programs will be held February 22 at the National Museum of the Marine Corps from 9 AM to 5 PM. The event is expected … more

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Fishpond Photo Contest

Fishpond is currently holding a photo contest to celebrate and promote women who fly fish. The winning photo will receive Fishpond and Lilypond products, but perhaps more importantly fishpond will donate $250 to Casting for Recovery in the winner’s name. … more

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Backcountry Hunters & Anglers Annual Rendezvous

The 2014 Annual Rendezvous of Backcountry Hunters & Anglers will be held in Denver, CO, on the weekend of March 21-23. The event will include vendor booths, panel discussions, and seminars on everything from hunting ethics to a session on … more

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The Lure of Florida Fishing on Display

A special exhibition opening March 13 at the Museum of Florida History will highlight the state’s legendary sportfishing history. The Lure of Florida Fishing features trophies, artifacts, memorabilia, and the original work of artist Stanley Meltzoff. Read more in the … more

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Sage’s GRACE Fly Rod Raises Over $14,000 for Casting for Recovery

The partnership of Sage Manufacturing and Casting for Recovery on the GRACE rod has successfully raised funds for the organization’s work with breast cancer survivors, recovery programs and support. Read more in the press release below.

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