Tuition Days

Our popular beginner tuition days are an ideal introduction to fly fishing and take place at three of the four venues managed by Fishery Management (UK) Ltd. All are hosted by in house instructors to ensure that participants are taught by anglers and guides who have years of experience on all our waters and beyond.

We offer two options for the beginner tuition days across the following sites:-

Draycote Water, Warwickshire.

Eyebrook Reservoir, Leicestershire

Foremark Reservoir, South Derbyshire.

Option 1. Bank Fishing Day. Beginner day which includes fly fishing from the bank during the afternoon.


 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Option 2. Boat Fishing Day. Beginner day which incorporates instruction on safe boat handling & fishing from a boat. 

 

All Tackle is provided using the latest Vision and Redington rods teamed with RIO fly lines on Vision, Redington & Sage reels.


Option 1. Bank Beginners Course: The ideal introduction into Stillwater fly fishing. The day aims to ensure that you will overcome most of the fundamental obstacles facing the novice angler.  By the end of the day you should feel confident & competent enough to venture out on your own. The schedule is flexible but during the day we will cover the following topics:

  • General approach to fishing reservoirs & smaller stillwaters.
  • An introduction to our quarry, entomology & its links to fly choice.
  • Tackle choice
  • Assembly of rod, reel and line
  • Fly casting
  • Leader material and knots
  • Afternoon fishing session under guidance aiming to hook, play & successfully land your first trout
  • Cost £75.00 Book online now

Available Dates: Beginners Course Dates For 2018

MARCH VENUE INSTRUCTOR AVAILABILITY
Saturday 24th March Draycote Tom Bird FULL
       
APRIL VENUE INSTRUCTOR AVAILABILITY
Sunday 8th April Eyebrook Jobe Burnham
Sunday 14th April Draycote Kevin Hart FULL
Sunday 22nd April Draycote Tom Bird FULL
Saturday 28th April Foremark Kevin Hart FULL
       
MAY VENUE INSTRUCTOR AVAILABILITY
Saturday 5th May Eyebrook Jobe Burnham 2 Places
Saturday 12th May Draycote Tom Bird FULL
Sunday 20th May Foremark Kevin Hart 4 Places
Saturday 26th May Draycote Tom Bird FULL
       
JUNE VENUE INSTRUCTOR AVAILABILITY
Saturday 2nd June Draycote Tom Bird FULL
Sunday 3rd June Eyebrook Jobe Burnham 5 Places
Saturday 9th June Foremark Kevin Hart FULL
Saturday 16th June Draycote Tom Bird FULL
       
SEPTEMBER VENUE INSTRUCTOR AVAILABILITY
Saturday 8th September Eyebrook Jobe Burnham 6 Places
Saturday 15th September Draycote Kevin Hart 3 Places
Saturday 22nd September Draycote Tom Bird 6 Places
Saturday 29th September Foremark Kevin Hart 6 Places
       
OCTOBER VENUE INSTRUCTOR AVAILABILITY
Sunday 7th October Eyebrook Jobe Burnham 3 Places
Sunday 14th October Draycote Tom Bird 4 Places
Sunday 21st October Draycote Tom Bird 6 Places
Saturday 27th October Foremark Kevin Hart 6 Places

Option 2. Boat Fishing Beginners Course. The ideal introduction for either complete newcomers or improvers who have yet to venture out in a boat.  We aim to ensure that by the end of the day you will be confident enough to safely go afloat and fish with confidence. During the day we will cover the following topics:

  • General approach to fishing reservoirs & smaller stillwaters.
  • An introduction to our quarry, entomology & its links to fly choice
  • Assembly of rod, reel and line
  • Casting, with some specifics to safe casting practice whilst in a boat
  • Tackle choice and selection for boat fishing
  • Starting & safe running of petrol outboards
  • Boat handling
  • Safe anchoring & usage of a drogue
  • Fishing session under guidance from a drifting and anchored boat whilst aiming to hook, play & successfully land your first trout
  • Cost £99.00 Book online now
JULY VENUE INSTRUCTOR AVAILABILITY
Saturday 7th July

(Boat Course)

Draycote Tom Bird FULL
Saturday 14th July

(Boat Course)

Eyebrook Jobe Burnham 1 Place
Saturday 21st July

(Boat Course)

Draycote Tom Bird FULL
       
AUGUST VENUE INSTRUCTOR AVAILABILITY
Saturday 11th August

(Boat Course)

Draycote Tom Bird FULL
Sunday 12th August

(Boat Course)

Eyebrook Jobe Burnham FULL
Sunday 19th August

(Boat Course)

Draycote Tom Bird FULL
Saturday 25th August

(Boat Course)

Foremark Kevin Hart Full

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Any queries contact Guiding & Tuition Manager Tom Bird on 01788 812018 or email shop@flyfishtore.co.uk