Off the rocks
Fly fishers from Britain, Europe and around the World are invited to Cornwall 16th to 19th September 2021 to take part in one of the biggest events to hit the game fishing scene for many years.
The UK Saltwater Fly Fishing Festival. This event is suitable for both the highly experienced fly fisherman and those less experienced who want to learn more about this exiting form of fishing.
For 2021 we have a new major sponsor Maxcatch , who are providing A Saltwater Predator fly rod 9ft 8wt with a V/M 7/9 fly reel for each of our 5 Winners and reel bag with Maxcatch logo on it, Maxcatch Logo headwear (baseball cap), AD010 Zinger, line straightener, and Maxcatch logo nippers for our goody bags. Also sponsoring the event are Sunray providing Polarised Sunglasses and Hats as prizes.
After five very successful years The UK Saltwater Flyfishing Festival will be held from 16th to 19th September, based and hosted around the historic fishing harbour of St Mawes, Cornwall.
Participants will fish from the shoreline, using the many beaches and rocky areas where sport is to be found, using your your fishing skills and watercraft. The fish being returned unhurt to the water with catch and release. A full social programme is included and there are some superb prizes on offer. Accommodation is available to suit all budgets and there will also be a ‘training’ day included in the entry price, featuring some of Cornwall’s top guides
The 2021 festival will feature a variety of training clinics. There will also be detailed local information, available only to festival participants, of the best local marks and how these vary with tide and wind conditions. .
Throughout the festival lunch will be arranged at various local pubs so everyone can get together over a drink and some food to discuss the mornings happenings.
For those that enjoy fishing from a boat, or who fancy grilling a local guide for some more knowledge, Austen Goldsmith and his boat Zen 2 will be available for hire throughout the festival.