Monday, April 28, 2014

Big Stick Casting Clinic Was a Blast!

Their are a few more spey casters in the world now thanks to Big Stick Fly Fishing Forum and all the Great Sponsors of the First Annual Big Stick Casting Clinic. Here are a few pictures of what went down in Southern Oregon this weekend. I'll post more pictures and some videos as we get them processed. Thank you, Fishon! Sports—Us Distributor of LTS Fly Fishing—Donna O’Sullivan, Loop USA--James Park, R.B. Miser Rods—Bob Meiser,Vision Fly Fishing USA—Monte Ward,Anderson Custom Rods—Gary Anderson, Native Fish Society, and Siskiyou Aviary! I would also like to thank the other  the presenters Donna O’Sullivan, Monte Ward, and Charles Gehr. I can't wait to do it agian next year.

Big Stick Making a splash in Southern Oregon

Donna Showing the guys how its done, what a insane caster!

The Better Half of On The Fly Guide Service...Misty Bailey

Representing Fish-on Sports, and LTS...Donna and Nate

Fun Teaching some Winter Presantations with a boat load of LTS rods!

Monte Ward of Vision Flyfishing going over the basics.

Monte and The Native Fish Society!

Donna of Fish-on Sports/ LTS and Derek Bachmann owner of Big Stick Fly Fishing Forum.

The Single Handed Spey!

Stay tuned for more pictures to come!

Friday, April 18, 2014

Thursday, April 17, 2014

Big Stick Casting Clinic

Well It looks like the list has Grown, and we have some changes. Monte Ward Is going to take Matts Slot. Monte is the US Vision Flyfishing distribuitor and has been Spey fishing forever. Im sure his insite will help us all. Also the Native Fish Society, Loop, and Siskiyou Aviary will be there also.
So here is the list:

09:00-10:00- Meet and Greet …Coffee
10:00-10:30ish- Nate Bailey: of On The Fly Guide Service: Out of the box fly presentations
11:00-11:30ish- Ron Lauzon: of Ron Lauzon's Fly Fishing School: True Scandi and Skagit casting.
12:00-12:30ish- Donna O’Sullivan: of Fishon! Sports: Long Line Spey casting
12:30-1:30- Lunch Provided by Bob Meiser, R.B. Meiser Rods
1:30-2:00ish- Monte Ward
2:00-2:30ish- Sam Sickles: Steelhead Outfitters: Advanced Spey Casting.

There will also be the following rod and gear companies on hand:
R.B. Miser Rods—Bob Meiser
Fishon! Sports—Us Distributor of LTS Fly Fishing—Donna O’Sullivan
Vision Fly Fishing USA—Monte Ward
Anderson Custom Rods—Gary Anderson
Native Fish Society
Siskiyou Aviary
Loop USA Fly Fishing

The Brookside Inn is offering a special rate of $79.00 Per night for all forum members attending the event. Call and reserve early as this is on a first come first serve basis. You can contact them here: Brookside Inn or Call 866-928-2314 Just tell them your with the BigStick casting Clinic

Hope to see you all there!

Friday, April 4, 2014

The best of both worlds!

I love this Video, as my Family homesteaded around Mount Hood; a little town that I am Named after,Welches. Beyond that, Ron is a great guy and has done a ton for the sport, but wait that's not all! He is fishing out of one of my favorite boats, the Rogue River Special...what's not to love!