Events in Hampshire & Oxfordshire Ladies Required

Have you ever wanted to try fly fishing? Ladies try it day’s are being professionally run and aimed at complete newcomers of all ages, to encourage female particapation into this superb sport in Oxfordshire & Hampshire.

Ladies Fishing coaches have been asked by the South East & London Angling Development team to share our successful introduction to fishing days with females in Oxford and Hampshire. Both Farmoor Trout Fishery Oxford and Meon Springs in Hampshire are subsidising the events and have also agreed to make a donation to breast cancer charity Casting for Recovery UK & Ireland.

Ladies try it day: Cost including fishing & equipment £30.00

Registration 8.30 – 9.00 for the following sessions starting at 9.00

1: Introduction to equipment, rods, lines etc to how to attach a fly to a line.

2: Casting demonstration followed by a practical session on grass

3: Learn to tie your first fly and use it to fish with in the afternoon.

After lunch 12.30 – 1.30 females can try their new skills and go fishing (included within the price) with assistance from coaches.

Master Class: Cost £15.00

Paul Little AAPGAI Master will be holding a master class on both days in the afternoon for females who already fish and are looking to improve their fishing skills, from the single to the double haul, distance casting, etc

Registration 1.00-1.30. Master Class starts at 1.30 till 4.30. Please bring your own rod.

Meon Springs: Friday 7th October 8.30-4.30 Telephone: 07747 640707

Farmoor Trout Fishery: Saturday 8th October 8.30-4.30 Telephone: 01730 823794

Anne Woodcock Ladies Fishing coach said “the day is perfect for ladies interested in trying fishing for the first time or seeking to improve their skills with the Master Class. We see this as a great opportunity to encourage women of all ages to take part in fishing by making it fun.”

To book your place please contact the fishery or Anne Woodcock on 0754 083 4852.

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