Women to Tackle Fishing at Ladies, Let’s Go Fishing Gulf Coast University, March 23-25, 2018

Forestville, WI: The popular “Ladies, Let’s Go Fishing!” University returns to the Gulf Coast March 23-25, 2018 for their saltwater fishing seminar weekend at Bass Pro Shops Fort Myers. Hosted by the nonprofit Ladies Let’s Go Fishing Foundation, the event offers classroom instruction, hands-on fishing activities, conservation, networking and optional guided boat fishing. Perfect for women, men and teens who want to learn local fishing, this “No-Yelling School of Fishing” begins…


FAF and the NPAA Team to Support Cabela’s School of Fish

Forestville, WI: The Cabela’s School of Fish, the Midwest’s leaders in kids and beginners fishing education, announced today that the Future Angler Foundation (FAF) and National Professional Anglers Association (NPAA) have committed to supply the rods and reels for 2018 Cabela’s School of Fish open water students! The Cabela’s School of Fish anticipates graduating over 500 “water ready” kids this year and each of those students will leave class with…


NPAA and FAF Support Scout Ice Fishing at Camp Oh-Da-Ko-Ta, Burlington, WI

Forestville, WI: Dryer Lake in Kenosha County, WI came alive on Saturday February 3, 2018 when over 44 Boy and Cub Scouts, 8 scout siblings and 29 parents from the Northeast Illinois Council, were educated on the fine science and art of ice fishing by Mike McNett and members of the USA Ice Team. They were joined by Steve Klubertanz, BSA Certified Angling Instructor (NPAA #1014) and Robert “Nick” Schmal,…



Forestville, WI — Anglers, the sportfishing community, and industry partners recently gathered in Wisconsin Dells, Wisconsin to attend  a major annual fundraiser for the Future Angler Foundation (FAF). This benefit banquet was sponsored by Yamaha and Skeeter Boats for the sixth consecutive year.  The live and silent auction and raffle held on the Saturday evening of the National Professional Anglers Association’s (NPAA) conference raised over $25,000 including a $1000 donation…


Freshwater Fishing University Feb. 10 at Bass Pro Shops Fort Myers, FL.

Forestville, WI: The nonprofit Ladies, Let’s Go Fishing Foundation announces the Gulf Coast Freshwater Fishing University February 10, 2018 at Bass Pro Shops in Fort Myers, FL. Women, men and teens can learn and practice fishing at several hands-on skill stations, then fish from land. Registration includes classes, equipment, hands on practice, lunch, fishing, and more. No experience or equipment is necessary. “Ladies, Let’s Go Fishing!”, or LLGF for short, is a…


Future Angler Foundation Fundraising Banquet to Auction Awesome Trips and Prizes

Forestville, WI. You want to help out the Future Angler Foundation and National Professional Anglers Association? And you can’t make it to this year’s annual conference and banquet at Chula Vista Resort in Wisconsin Dells, WI? Well here are few of the items up for auction that you don’t want to miss out on. Tell you friends attending to bid on them for you. We will be posting several other items as…


Happy Holidays from The Future Angler Foundation

Forestville, WI.  Happy Holidays to you and your loved ones from the Future Angler Foundation. As another year draws to a close, and with a new year just around the corner, we want to thank you for playing your part in the growth of the FAF. We wouldn’t be where we are today without the support of loyal professional anglers and partners like you! The Board of Directors sends forth a heartfelt…


NPAA Annual Conference Set For January 5-7, 2018

Forestville, WI-Anyone interested in creating or advancing their career in the fishing industry should mark their calendar for Jan. 5th-7th, the dates the National Professional Anglers Association (NPAA) will hold its 2018 Annual Conference at Chula Vista Water Park and Resort in Wisconsin Dells, Wisconsin. “Since 2009, the NPAA Annual Conference has been a ‘can’t-miss it’ event for those interested in the fishing industry,” says NPAA Executive Director Pat Neu….


FAF Supports the LLGF event at Florida Keys Oct. 20-22

Forestsville, WI. Aspiring anglers came from as far away as Ohio and Washington, DC to learn from the pros at the award winning “Ladies, Let’s Go Fishing!®” Keys University, October 20-22 at the Elks Lodge, Tavernier, FL. The University kicked off on Friday with a meet-and-greet social featuring networking, fundraisers and an incredible Master Chef Appetizer Contest. Tied for First Place were Shrimp Ceviche by Donna Kahn and Crab Cakes by Cathy Brewer….

FAF Partnership with Trout Unlimited Continues at Youth Camp

Forestville, WI. Wisconsin Trout Unlimited (TU) held their fourth annual Youth Fishing Camp July 20th-July 23rd at the Pine Lake Bible Camp south of Waupaca, WI. TU hosted the camp for 20 lucky 12-16 year old students. The camp covered:  knot tying, fly tying, fish shocking, fly and spin casting, bait fishing, aquatic invasive species, stream and lake ecology, and much more! The campers all received a rod/reel combos during closing ceremonies from…