Previous Clinics – NC

Southeast Clinic

Dates

April 17th-19th, 2015

Team USA Youth Representative(s)

Chris Smith and Paul Bourcq
2014 World Championship Team (Hunter Hoffler, Cam Chioffi, Andrew Brown, Mason Sims, Hunter Enloe, Gabriel Wittosch)

Lead

Chris Smith
(803) 322-8892

Instructors

Gordon Vanderpool
Josh Stephens
Chris Lee

Hosting Facility

Nantahala Outdoor Center
13077 W Hwy 19, Bryson City, NC 28713
Phone: (800) 232-7238

Specifics

1.  Check-in starting at noon on Friday.  Please e-mail chrissmith@usyouthflyfishingteam.com if you will arrive later than 2 pm.
2.  Check-out Sunday starting at 2:00 pm
3.  Meals:  Dinner Friday; Lunch and Dinner Saturday, Lunch Sunday.  Light breakfast provided each morning.
4.  Closest Regional Airport – Asheville, NC (approx. 1 hour 20 minute drive)
5.  Closest International Airport(s) – Atlanta (approx. 2.5 hour drive), Charlotte (approx. 3 hour drive)

Required Forms

2015 Clinic NC Nantahala Outdoor Center Clinic Application

2015 Clinic Nantahala Outdoor Center NC Statement of Responsibility

Code of Conduct 2015

Contacts

Paul Bourcq, Head Coach at paulbourcq@usyouthflyfishingteam.com

Chris Smith, Assistant Coach and Team Manager at chrissmith@usyouthflyfishingteam.com

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
  • Towel and Toiletries (toothpaste, shampoo, etc.)
  • Appropriate clothing
  • 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
  • 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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Clinic Poster

**   2014 North Carolina (April at Nantahala Outdoor Center)   **

April 4-6, 2014
US Youth Fly Fishing Team, Inc., Clinic
Nantahala Outdoor Center, Bryson City, North Carolina
http://www.noc.com/

The 2014 USYFFT, Inc., competitive season begins with the first clinic in North Carolina, at the Nantahala Outdoor Center, Bryson City, NC.  With over 40 years experience, NOC has shared the outdoors with millions of guests on whitewater rafting trips and countless other activities from family-friendly trips to action-packed adventures.  The Center facility offers accommodations,  meals, and access to waters where the clinic will be held.

Youth Clinic Flyer NC

These forms are needed:

2014 Clinic North Carolina Nantahala Outdoor Center Clinic Application

2014 Clinic Nantahala Outdoor Center NC Statement of Responsibility

Code of Conduct 2014

Contact: Paul Bourcq, Head Coach at paulbourcq@usyouthflyfishingteam.com; Chris Smith, Assistant Coach at chrissmith@usyouthflyfishingteam.com; or Rich Reedinger, Team Manager at richreedinger@usyouthflyfishingteam.com

 

 

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April 19-21, 2013
US Youth Fly Fishing Team, Inc., Clinic
Lake Logan, North Carolina

http://www.lakelogan.org

The 2013 USYFFT, Inc., competitive season begins with the first clinic to be held in North Carolina, at the Lake Logan Episcopal Center.  The Center has a 300-acre facility offering accommodations,  meals, and access to waters where the clinic can take place.  Coach Bourcq has also planned some additional work for attendees who are team members to prepare them for lake fishing venues in upcoming competitions. Applications and instructions are available on the website or by contacting the Team Manager, Rich Reedinger, or the Team Secretary, Deb Ridgeway.

2013 Code of Conduct

2013 Clinic North Carolina Statement of Responsibility 

2013 Application for clinic participation- North Carolina

 

 

 
 

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