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Engaging Kids with the ‘Lure’ of Angling

Forestville, WI:  A big challenge for many R3 agencies and organizations is effectively engaging the next generation of anglers. One solution is Into The Outdoors, a new innovative program that’s giving the entire R3 community free educational media that connects with today’s youth and empowers kids to make decisions about outdoor pursuits in three ways: online media, television, and peer-driven classroom learning. This new program, Getting Families Fishing, has been created and…

Yamaha Pro Spencer Deutz Hosts 3rd Annual Youth and Family Fishing Clinic at Elevate Human Potential Gym in Moorhead, MN.

Forestville, WI:  For the third year in a row, Yamaha Pro Angler Spencer Deutz held a National Professional Anglers Association (NPAA) Future Angler Foundation (FAF) Youth and Family Fishing Clinic at Elevate Human Potential in Moorhead, MN. To start the event off, Deutz had the youth anglers participate in an interactive seminar where they learned fish identification, water safety, the best places to fish during the different seasons, selective harvest…

Ladies, Let’s Go Fishing Hosts the Screamin’ Reels Tournament, June 21-23, Islamorada, FL

Forestville, WI:  Women, teens and males can learn and have an option to charter fish at the LLGF Screamin’ Reels Tournament June 21-23, Islamorada, FL. The event kicks of with an educational presentation and appetizer contest at the Tavernier Elks Club, at 92600 Overseas Hwy, Tavernier, FL 33070. Fishing is on Saturday and Sunday, followed by $1200 value of awards on Sunday at Whale Harbor Marina upon the boat returns. There…

Ladies Catch Permit and Pompano for Mother’s Day Ladies, Let’s Go Fishing Palm Beach County Surf Fishing Clinic May 11

Forestville, WI: Ladies came from around the state to learn surf fishing at the Ladies, Let’s Go Fishing seminar in Palm Beach County. With coaching by Pompano Rich Vidulich, Jeff Daugherty and Allison Stattner, the group caught or released a permit, six pompano, three whiting, three sand perch and a snook. The largest fish, a 10 lb. permit, was hooked by Nancy Rudick, Pompano Beach, FL, who also caught a…

Yamaha Pro Spencer Deutz Hosts Second Annual Youth and Family Fishing Clinic at Vision Bank

Forestville, WI: The last Saturday in April marks the annual Youth and Family Fishing Clinic at Vison Bank in Fargo, ND hosted by Yamaha Pro Angler Spencer Deutz. This is Deutz’s second of ten scheduled clinics for the year. The clinic started in conference room on the second floor where the future anglers were greeted with snacks and refreshments courtesy of Vison Bank. During this section of the clinic, Deutz…

Ladies, Let’s Go Fishing Weekend Lands Angling Skills and Fish in South Florida April 26-28, 2019

Forestville, WI: Ladies came from as far away from New Jersey to learn offshore fishing skills at the Ladies Let’s Go Fishing South Florida Fishing University April 26-28, 2019 held at the VFW, Fort Lauderdale, FL. Women learned and practiced fishing skills at several hands-on skill stations. Activities launched Friday evening with an informal meet-and-greet. On Saturday was a full day, with presentations on Fishing Basics by Capt. Lee Lavery,…

Over Four Hundred Youth Attended Regner Park West Bend, WI Fishing Event

Forestville, WI: On Saturday, April 13th, it may have been cold and windy day, but that did not keep the families from attending the Regner Park Kids Fishing Day event, held in West Bend, Wisconsin.  Over four hundred youth attended.  Many groups came together to hold this all day event which provided fishing education, fishing, prizes and lunch. Learn 2 Fish With Us and NPAA Members, Karen Karch #121, Nick…

“Ladies, Let’s Go Fishing!” Hosts Mother’s Day Palm Beach County Surf Fishing Clinic May 11

Forestville, WI: Ladies, Let’s Go Fishing will host a Palm Beach County surf fishing clinic on the beach, conducted by Pompano Rich Vidulich from 7:30 a.m. to noon near Loggerhead Park 14200 US-1, Juno Beach, FL 33408. The event is held to celebrate Mother’s Day weekend to encourage mothers and daughters to fish together. The event includes more than four hours of hands-on instruction and fishing on the beach. Anglers can…

New Anglers Net Fishing Skills at “Ladies, Let’s Go Fishing!” Gulf Coast University March 23-24

FORT MYERS, FL – MARCH, 2019 – – Women from various Florida regions united to learn fishing skills at the “Ladies, Let’s Go Fishing!” (LLGF) Gulf Coast University March 23-24 at Bass Pro Shops, Fort Myers, FL. With a full class, the University offered education, hands-on fishing activities and an optional fishing trip. The “No Yelling School of Fishing” provided classroom presentations by Betty Bauman/Fishing Basis/Conservation, Capt. Rob Fussnecker/Best Times…

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…