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Yamaha Pro Spencer Deutz Hosts Third Annual Youth Fishing Clinic in Tolna, ND

Forestville, WI: The third Saturday in February routinely marks the annual Tolna, ND Volunteer Fire Department Ice Fishing Tournament and Raffle. Over the years, this event has grown not only in youth participation but adults as well. On February 16th, 2019, over 350 participants ventured onto Stump Lake to test their luck on catching the largest walleye, northern or pike. After the fishing tournament and prior to the raffle, Yamaha…

Learn How to Fish at “Ladies, Let’s Go Fishing!” South Florida April 26-28, 2019

Forestville, WI:  Women, men and teens are invited to tackle offshore fishing skills at the South Florida “Ladies, Let’s Go Fishing!” University, April 26-28 at Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 1966 (VFW), Fort Lauderdale, FL. Hosted by the nonprofit organization, the “No Yelling School of Fishing” offers classroom presentations, networking, hands-on skill practice and an optional charter fishing trip. Activities launch Friday evening with an informal meet-and-greet at VFW from…

Women to Tackle Fishing at Ladies, Let’s Go Fishing Gulf Coast University, March 23-24, 2019

Forestville, WI:  The popular “Ladies, Let’s Go Fishing!” University returns to the Gulf Coast March 23-24, 2019 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…

Bass Pro Shops joins Cabela’s as School of Fish title sponsors!

Forestville, WI:  Cabela’s School of Fish, the Midwest’s leaders in kids and beginners fishing education, announced today that Bass Pro Shops has joined Cabela’s as the program’s title sponsors!  “Cabela’s has been a very strong supporter of School of Fish for several years and became the title sponsor last year,” said Mike Frisch, co-founder of School of Fish. “We’re excited to add Bass Pro Shops as a partner and work…

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…