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JR Carter Fishing “Created New Anglers” at the ND Sportsman’s Expo

Forestville, WI: From JR Carter Fishing: Kris Walcker and JR Carter had a great time teaching 36 local kids at the 2nd annual kids fishing clinic at the December 2018 ND Sportsman’s Expo. The kids learned about ice fishing and open water safety, proper clothing for the conditions, fish identification, preventing aquatic invasive species, state fishing laws and how to catch fish. We also worked with the kids on their casting skills. We…

Ladies Lets Go Fishing Announces 2019 Schedule

Forestville, WI:  The 2019 schedule for LLGF events is as follows: Feb. 9 South Florida Freshwater seminar March 23-24 Gulf Coast/Fort Myers saltwater weekend seminar April 26-28 South Florida saltwater weekend seminar May 11 Palm Beach Surf Fishing Seminar June 21-23 Keys Fishing Adventure Learning on the Water Sep. 7-8 Tampa Boat Show Seminar Oct.18-20 Keys saltwater weekend seminar The Ladies, Let’s Go Fishing Foundation (LLGF) is a nonprofit 501c3 organization dedicated to attracting women…

FAF – ITO partnership; Turning the Tide of Youth Angling in America

Forestville, WI: To help turn the tide of youth angling participation, the Future Angler Foundation has partnered with the Into the Outdoors Education Network to inspire millions of new anglers across the country. Using the nation’s only 15-time Emmy-winning syndicated outdoor youth education television series with multiple national online networks plus classroom films with fishing lesson activities, this expanded Gettin’ Families Fishin’ program will offer audiences angling education and pathways…

New Anglers and Tournament Winners at “Ladies, Let’s Go Fishing!” Keys University Oct. 19-21, 2018

Forestville, WI: Aspiring anglers came from as far away as California, Arizona and Virginia to learn from the pros at the award winning “Ladies, Let’s Go Fishing!®” Keys University, October 19-21 at the Elks Lodge, Tavernier, FL. The Future Angler Foundation is an annual sponsor. The University kicked off on Friday with a meet-and-greet social featuring networking, fundraisers and an incredible Master Chef Appetizer Contest. Saturday’s events began with classroom presentations…

FAF Supports 2018 at 16th Annual Kid’s Clinic at Fish-O-Rama in Cedar Rapids, Iowa

Forestville, WI: Do-It Molds pro and National Professional Anglers Association (NPAA) member Steve Miller (#581) and his family conducted the 2018 NPAA/Future Angler Foundation (FAF) Kids Clinic at the 16th Annual Fish-O-Rama event for the Cedar Rapids Boys and Girls Clubs.  Over 30 participants took part in the clinic and casting contest where everyone was a winner thanks to the prizes provided by the FAF and Do-It Molds.  This is the…

First “Future Angler” Clinic Held at the Missouri River Outdoor Expo a Big Success

  Forestville, WI: Aaron Peters­en, a member of the National Professional Anglers Association (NPAA #811) held a Fishing 101 Clinic at Ponca State Park Nebraska during the 14th Missouri River Outdoor EXPO on Sep­tember 15, 2018. This was the first year for a Fishing 101 clinic at the EXPO. Peterson did an outstanding job introducing the 60+ youth attendees about water safety, fishing ethics, how to use fishing rods and…

Professional Angler Aaron Peterson (NPAA #811) Hosting Fishing 101 Youth Clinics at 14th Annual Missouri River Outdoor Expo

Forestville, WI:  For the first time at the Expo, a Fishing 101 Clinic, hosted by National Professional Anglers Association member Aaron Peterson (#811) will be a fun filled educational experience for youth and adults of all ages.  These new fishing clinics and seminars are included in over 90 hands-on activities featuring outdoor education, sports and recreation during the 14th Annual Missouri River Outdoor Expo held at Ponca State Park in Northeastern Nebraska,…

Future Angler Foundation Supports WITU Annual Fishing Camp

Forestville, WI:  The Wisconsin Trout Unlimited (WITU) Annual Youth Camp, a highly anticipated educational program, was held July 20-23 at the Pine Lake Camp, just south of Waupaca, WI.  The annual camp helps kids (age 12-16) develop the necessary skills for fresh water trout fishing (and other species of fish) using conventional tackle and /or fly rods and reels.  A major emphasis of the camp this year was conservation of…

Yamaha/Ranger Pro Spencer Deutz Hosts National Walleye Tour’s Youth and Family Fishing Event in Devils Lake, ND

Forestville, WI:  Devils Lake, ND was the host for the third stop of the Cabela’s National Walleye Tour (NWT) for 2018. This meant that Devils Lake would also be the host location for the third NWT National Professional Anglers Association (NPAA) Future Angler Foundation (FAF) youth and family-fishing clinic. Spencer Deutz, a Ranger Boats and Yamaha Outboards Professional Angler, competed in the tournament and hosted the youth and family-fishing clinic following…

Future Angler Foundation Teaches at Discovery World Fish Fish Fish! Summer Camp

Forestville, WI: The second Fish, Fish, Fish! Summer Camp was held at Discovery World, Milwaukee, Wisconsin, during the week of August 20-24, 2018. Eighteen 2nd and 3rd school grade boy and girl campers learned how to become ichthyologists by getting up close and personal with incredible fish in Discovery World’s Reiman Aquarium. They also explored how the Aquarium runs, investigated aquatic invasive species, and set various types of traps in Lake Michigan….