Martin Dietz

Martin was 12 when he received a fly rod and he quickly used it on any waters he could find because
he was eager to learn. After catching his first fish. He instantly developed a passion for the sport and
realized that he could, as he says, “do this for the rest of my life.” When asked about the important
parts of being a part of Team USA Youth he says traveling around the nation/world with teammates
who are also his best friends and and working towards a common goal. In this case, his goal remains
achieving the gold Team medal at the World Championships. His immediate future plans include
finishing high school and attending college. Before that he plans on obtaining the Team medal at
Worlds.