For the Warmest of Welcomes by the Mightiest of Rivers
R.E.F.F.I.S. Spey Casting Instructor & Guide
(Register of Experienced Fly Fishing Instructors and Schools)
Doug specialises in Traditional Spey Casting Tuition using 12', 13' and 15' "AQUAREX" Double Handed Fly Rods and Salmon Reels made by SHARPES OF ABERDEEN with CORTLAND 444 DT Fly Lines.
Tuition Notes, Flies, Touchstone Wading Jacket & Snowbee Chest Waders ( U.K. Size 6, 8, 10 & 12 ) eye protection and a tweed hat are provided for those taking instruction.
Doug teaches Salmon Fly Fishing, using the 'off the reel' technique, plus Rivercraft, Etiquette & Safety on the Munster Blackwater River. Having made the change from stillwater Trout Fishing in the U.K, Doug instructs and guides many first time Salmon Anglers each year, sharing with them his experience, understanding and passion for Salmon Fly Fishing.
The Blackwater offers great Fly Fishing sport for
Spring, Summer and Autumn Salmon
(Multi Sea-Winter Fish) and Grilse (One Sea-Winter Fish).
Doug is an Affiliate Member of The Fly Dressers Guild and a member of The Salmon & Trout Association
Doug is the Munster Blackwater correspondent for 'Trout and Salmon' Magazine
He devised the
KILBARRY STUD FLY,
a very successful pattern on
the Blackwater, which has been featured in "Fly Fishing and Fly Tying" and
"Salmon, Trout & Sea Trout". Doug has gained first-hand knowledge
of the best available Fly Fishing
Beats on the Munster Blackwater
Please contact Doug via e-mail, fax or telephone for any further information. www.speycast-ireland.com
Int. Code Tel 00 353 25 32720 Int. Code Fax 00 353 25 33000
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