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Saturday May 13, 2017 (afternoon) "Intermediate Fly Casting: Beyond the Basics"

"Intermediate Fly Casting: Beyond the Basics" with Bill and Sheila Hassan
$75 - 1:30-4:30pm
limit 8
This class will help you take your casting to the next level. If you have been fly fishing for a few seasons this class is right for you. Topics include casting efficiency, handling windy conditions, learning or refining your double haul and more. Students should bring their own gear, 5-10 wt rod with a matching weight forward floating line.

Top quality equipment featuring R.L.Winston Rods and Ross reels can be provided if needed. It is not necessary to purchase equipment before a lesson.

Group limit is 8 people

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    Sheila Hassan
    Sheila is a Federation of Fly Fishers Master Casting Instructor (one of less than 200 in the world) and teaches fly-casting throughout New England. She is the chief instructor / program director at the Wulff School of Fly Fishing in the Catskills, and a member of the TFO Rods , R.L. Winston Rods and Hatch Reels Pro Staff.
    She has traveled extensively catching (and releasing) everything from bluegill to blue marlin, and she holds an IGFA Women's Fly-Rod World Record for both Bonefish, and Bluefish. Sheila performed a number of the fly-casting sequences in George Roberts's book, Master the Cast: Fly Casting in Seven Lessons. She has published her own book,
    Fly Casting : A Systematic Approach. Her second book, "Starting in the Salt: Saltwater FlyCasting" is now available.
    When she is not casting or fly-fishing, she works as a Nurse Practitioner in Boston. She teaches because she loves to share this sport with others.

    Congratulations to Sheila for winning woman's distance casting competition at ICAST 2016. Two years in a row now!

    Capt. Bill Hassan

  • USCG Licensed Captain
  • IFFF MASTER Certified Fly-Casting Instructor
  • TFO Rods - Pro Staff
  • R.L. Winston Rod Co. Pro Staff
  • Hatch Reels Pro Staff
  • Columbia Sportswear , Pro Guide

  • Saturday May 13, 2017 (afternoon) "Intermediate Fly Casting: Beyond the Basics"