MAY 2018 – Northeast Region – PA Clinic – May 18-20



The USYFFT Late Spring Clinic will be held May 18-20, 2018 at the Sieg Center in Lamar, PA

2018 Northeast Region – Pennsylvania


USYFFT at the Sieg Center, Lamar, PA

Please use the directions included here.  GPS, especially Google Maps, may not direct you on surface roads

Sieg Center


Kalvin Kaloz, Head Coach,

Josh Miller, Operational Team Manager and Northeast Regional Coach,

Tucker Horne, Organizational Team Manager,



Cost is $200.00.  Payment must be received prior to Clinic start.

Once applicant is accepted, an email confirmation will be sent with the appropriate forms as needed.

*Registration is limited to 20 participants.  Applications and fee must be received no later than May 1, 2018*

To make your payment through PayPal:

Enter Youth Angler’s name

You may also pay by check, made payable to The US Youth Fly Fishing Team, Inc. and sent to:

The US Youth Fly Fishing Team, Inc.

P.O. Box 751

State College, PA  16804

ATTN:  John Ford, President,  Pennsylvania 2018 Clinic


1 pm on Friday, May 18  Note: Please let us know if your youth angler will be arriving late.

1 pm on Sunday, May 20


Tentative Agenda and Instructors



Additional information for the Clinic

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

  • Sleeping Bag and Pillow
  • Towel and Toiletries (toothpaste, shampoo, etc.)
  • Appropriate clothing
  • PFD (Personal Floatation 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.
  • Bug Spray
  • Sun Screen
  • Fly Tying equipment and materials encouraged but not required