2017 Western Region – Clinics – IDAHO August 11-13 – FULL

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August 11-13, 2017

2017 Western Region  – Idaho

Location:     Community School Sun Valley, Idaho, 83353 with help from Lost River Outfitters

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REGISTRATION FORM: 
Idaho Clinic Registration – CLOSED

Contacts

Kalvin Kaloz, Head Coach, kalvin.kaloz@gmail.com

Brian Kimmel, Western Region Coach, briankimmelflyfishing@gmail.com

Dates

Idaho, August 11-13, 2017

Team USA Youth Representative(s)

Lead

Brian Kimmel
Western Regional Coach
406-209-5294

Check-In
1 pm on Friday, August 11.  If your youth angler will be arriving later, please contact Coach Kimmel with an estimated arrival time.

Check-Out
1 pm on Sunday, August 13

Tentative Agenda and Instructors

TBD

Specifics

Cost is $150.00.  Payment must be received prior to Clinic start.

Payment may be made through the Team website, using this link for PayPal.  Please remember to add the angler’s name:


Angler name:


 

Alternatively, you may send a check, made payable to

The US Youth Fly Fishing Team

Inc. P.O. Box 751

State College, PA  16804

ATTN:  John Ford, President, IDAHO Clinic

Once applicant is accepted, an email confirmation will be sent with the appropriate forms and mailing address.

Registration will be open until slots are filled, and expected to be received by August 1, 2017.

Required forms will be made available once the applicant is accepted for the clinic.

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Additional information for the Clinic

Each angler is expected to bring the following items.  This is a minimum.  Please contact the Event organizer with specific questions.

  • Sleeping Bag and Pillow (The rooms have beds and sheets but blankets, pillows, and towels are not provided)
  • Towel and Toiletries (toothpaste, shampoo, etc.)
  • Appropriate clothing
  • PFD (Personal Flotation Devices) are encouraged at all US Youth events
  • Fly rod – 10 ft to 11ft  3 or 4wt is competition standard  9’ or longer rod will work in 5wt to 3wt. Appropriate line and reel to match.
  • Chest waders and boots
  • Chest Pack or Vest
  • Polarized Sunglasses (to see the fish and for eye protection)
  • Flies – a selection of dry flies, nymphs, terrestrials, and  streamers.  Subsurface flies should be weighted with lead and or copper and tungsten beads.  Manufactured barbless flies are preferred.  Please note – we will work on fly selection at the clinic.
  • Tapered leaders – some 9’ 3x,4x, and 5x factory tapered leaders are a good place to start.
  • Tippet – 3x through 6X fluorocarbon tippet.  We suggest Trout Hunter or RIO Products brands.
  • Hat- for sun protection and helping with spotting fish.
  • Rain Coat / Wading Jacket
  • Net – Frabill brand nets are the most often used.  http://frabill.com/landing-nets/trout-nets/3672.html
  • Bug Spray
  • Sun Screen
  • Fly Tying equipment and materials encouraged but not required

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