FREE Demo Weekend 9/10 May
Join us for a great FREE weekend of Demos and Casting Instruction!
This year we have a great line up of fly fishing demonstrators for both single and double handed. With lots of FREE demos at out casting ponds and fly tying demos in our tuition room, this is sure to be a great weekend! Demos are from 10 am to 5 pm on Saturday and 10 am to 4 pm on Sunday.
We will be including a timetable of demos the week before hand. If you would like to book a place please email us.Eoin is an ex-river guide, former world team speycasting champion and full-time professional speycasting instructor with over 26 years experience working in the fly fishing industry. He is based on the River Tweed in Scotland, where he owns and operates a fly fishing centre specialising in teaching modern fly casting techniques with both single and double-handed fly rods. Eoin is a fully qualified casting member of the Association of Advanced Professional Game Angling Instructors and has travelled around the world demonstrating speycasting as well as working as a consultant for angling bodies and government agencies.
Fly casting and fly tying instructor and professional guide
Stevie has worked in the game angling sector for many years, at game fairs and shows and as a Professional guide. Stevie specialises in trout, salmon and the Irish Dollaghan, but will happily fish for any species that will take a fly.
As well as covering his native Ireland, Stevie hosts fishing trips worldwide, including leading an annual hosted trip to fish in British Colombia, Canada, and excursions to Russia, Iceland, Norway and Argentina.
Kieran started fly fishing at the age of 5 and has been at it ever since. When not fishing on his home rivers in Southern Ireland he can be found guiding and teaching other anglers in their pursuit of Atlantic Salmon on many of the famous rivers in the region. He also enjoys searching out large predatory early season Brown Trout as well as Seatrout on Balmy Summer nights. He now holds APGAI Ireland's Advanced Two handed Instructor and Guides qualification. Kieran also gives casting demonstrations and clinics specializing in practical techniques using modern equipment while keeping it simple and efficient.
Andrew Ryan is one of Ireland’s best known fly fishing instructors and guides. Owner of Clonanav Fly Fishing School and Shop he has been guiding for over 20 years on the river Suir and tributaries. He first qualified as a REFFIS Instructor in 1993 at the age of only 18; one of the youngest instructors to ever be awarded the qualification. In 2001 he passed the much coveted APGAI UK exam at the age of only 26. In 2005 Andrew passed the FFF masters exam in NJ in the USA and managed to complete the “double whammy” passing both the certified and masters exam in one weekend.