Northwest NEWS

May 21, 2001

Sports

Calling all fly-fishing enthusiasts

Join nationally acclaimed fly-fishers Tim Rajeff, George Cook, Katherine Hart, a team of FFF Certified Fly-Casting Instructors and additional qualified instructors on Saturday, June 30, for a day of fly-fishing instruction.
   If you are an experienced, intermediate or novice fly-fisher, there is a clinic that targets your interests and skill level. Sessions to include: Beginning Fly-Casting, Control and Presentation, Performance and Distance Casting, Spey Casting, Introduction to Salt Water Flats Fishing and Introduction to Double Haul.
   Improve your casting technique while benefiting Casting for Recovery. All proceeds from the clinic will support an upcoming fall fly-fishing retreat for Washington breast cancer survivors. This nationally recognized not-for-profit program was designed to help women with breast cancer experience physical, emotional and spiritual healing through fly-fishing retreats held in natural settings.
   To register for the casting clinic call (425) 222-3942. The daylong clinic will be held at Fishing Pursuits, 33410 Redmond-Fall City Road in Fall City.
   Attend one morning or afternoon clinic for $50 or, attend two sessions for $75. All entry fees include a streamside lunch.