The Ladies, Let’s Go Fishing Learn to Fish event at the Progressive® Insurance Tampa Boat Show™ on Oct. 26 offered instruction on inshore fishing, hands-on skill practice with guides and more. Optional fishing for the “No Yelling School of Fishing” was available for Oct. 27.
Speakers and instructors for the “No Yelling School of Fishing.” were Betty Bauman, Founder of Ladies, Let’s Go Fishing, Captains Leiza Fitzgerald, Pam Wirth, Alice Trautman, Stacy Horak and Stewart Ames. Held at the Tampa Convention Center from noon to 6 p.m., the clinic was preceded by a Freedom Boat Club cruise.
Registration included show admission, inshore/bay fishing instruction, hands-on practice for knot-tying & casting skills practice, Freedom Boat Club networking event, swag bag, a Freedom Boat Club cruise plus a voucher for a future Freedom Boat Club Sunset Boat Cruise for up to 6 people.
On the optional Sunday charter fishing trip, ladies caught or released snook, redfish, trout Spanish mackerel and more.
The Future Angler Foundation has been a longtime supporter of LLGF activities and events.