This 2-day spey casting class is taught by FFF Certified Instructor Aaron Goodis. It will focus on “The Modern West Coast Skagit Style” of spey casting.
This course will be spread out through a 2 class layout. The first class will be at the store as Aaron covers rods, reels, lines, sink tips, and an overall review of what you need to get you started in the Skagit Spey world. The second class will be on the water as Aaron teaches you how to cast a Skagit line on the Squamish River.
Classroom Topics Include:
- Fishing/Mending Techniques
On the Water Casting Topics Include:
- The Theory
- Your Equipment – Understand The Gear
- Casts such as, The Skagit Poke, The Skagit Circle Spey, The Skagit Double Spey
- River Right versus River Left
- Dealing With The Wind
- Sink Tip Selection
- Mending Techniques
What to Bring for Day 2:
- You will need your waders, rain jacket and Skagit Spey set up. Rod/Reel/Line can be provided with notice
- Bring a lunch & drinks
- Rain or Shine
You will complete this class with a much better understanding of Skagit Spey casting and fishing, they will be able to overcome the obstacles faced during a real fishing day.
Price: $125 per person
Day 1 Classroom Theory: Thursday, September 15, 6:30pm – 8:00pm
Location: Sea-Run Fly & Tackle #110-1140 Austin Avenue, Coquitlam
Day 2 On the Water Casting: Sunday, September 18, 10:00am – 3:00pm
Location: Mamquam Bar on the Squamish River
You can register at the store #110-1140 Austin Avenue, by calling 604-931-5044 or by email at firstname.lastname@example.org.