POSTPONED - FUN-damentals of Fly Casting, Gear, & Knots for Kids!

  • 25 Apr 2020
  • 8:00 AM - 1:00 PM
  • GGACC casting ponds, Golden Gate Park, San Francisco

THIS EVENT HAS BEEN POSTPONED DUE TO THE COVID-19 PANDEMIC AND WILL BE RESCHEDULED ON A FUTURE DATE. Check back in a few months after this has resolved. 

Want your child to learn the FUNdamentals of fly fishing???

Bring your kids and attend the…

FUN-damentals of Fly Casting, Gear, & Knots for Kids! 

Chris Korich, World Casting Champion and U.S. Team Coach, along with fellow volunteer instructors from GGACC, are helping prepare Bay Area kids (ages 9 - 12) for future fly fishing opportunities!

FUN youth casting sessions will emphasize the following foundational fly fishing skills, fish conservation and safety information:

Grip & Stance Alignment (at targets!)

Roll Casting

Pick Up & Lay-Down casts

Line Extending & Retrieving

Fish hooking, fighting, & releasing

Eye, skin, and water safety

While this pre-teen instruction will focus on basic fly casting skills by performing FUN drills and playing games, we will also be teaching your child about proper tackle use, set-up/take-down, maintenance, and basic knot tying.

Upcoming location, date, time, and cost:

  •  Location:   Golden Gate Angling & Casting Club pools, Golden Gate Park, San Francisco, CA
  •  Date:          Saturday, April 25, 2020 
  •  Time:          8:30 AM to 12:30 PM
  •  Cost:          $10.00 per session (pay through Eventbrite at time of registration)
  •  Includes     All equipment and lesson supplies

Please Note: All BAYFF and GGACC sponsored casting sessions, require full-time adult parent or legal guardian supervision and the signing of liability and photo release forms, before or at beginning of each event.

For more information and to REGISTER, go to: https://www.youthflyfishers.org and register your child (ages 9 - 12) under EVENTS and CALENDAR!

There will be NO registration for this event on the GGACC calendar.  Please REGISTER at the BAYFF website (https://www.youthflyfishers.org) link above. 

 

 

 


Questions? Please direct your inquiries to the appropriate mail box:

General Information:

club.ggacc@gmail.com

Rondy Program:

rondy.ggacc@gmail.com

Our Mailing Address:  Golden Gate Angling and Casting Club  ·  P.O. Box 591476  ·  San Francisco, CA 94159

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