FFC8 Update 4 - Call To Arms!

Have you participated in Canadian National Fly Fishing Championships? Here's an opportunity for you to represent Canada in the "2010 Commonwealth Fly Fishing Championship."  This year, the Commonwealth Championship will be held in Wales.

Hosted by the  (WSTAA), the event will take place June 22 to June 26, 2010 in Mid Wales, (Rhayader & Llandrindod Wells). This promises to be a memorable event with venues that include wild brown trout, rainbows and grayling.

Applications are now being accepted by Fly Fishing Canada for the selection of the team that will represent Canada in Wales. If you would like to be considered, please email FFC's President, Randy Taylor at rt@LWLaw.com.

Deadline for applications: March 1, 2010.

COMMONWEALTH  EVENT - TIME-TABLE (DRAFT)
 
TUESDAY.
 22/6/10:       2.00 p.m.   Registration at Metropole Hotel, Llandrindod Wells
                     8.00 p.m.   Draw & Captains' meeting - at the Metropole Hotel
 
WEDNESDAY. 
 23/6/10         9.00 p.m.   Practice Day. (Own transport.) 
                      4.00 p.m.   Back to Metropole hotel 
                      5.00p.m.    Buses leave for Rhayader. (13miles)    
                      5.45p.m     Official opening at Rhayader Leisure Centre.
                      6.30 p.m    Parade Starting at Smithfield - Band and choir inc.
                      7.00 p.m.   Rhayader Leisure Centre - Choirs performance.
                      7.30. p.m.  Evening meal. (Buffet - Elan Hotel West St. Rhayader
                      9.30 p.m.   Captains' briefing at the Metropole Hotel   
 
THURSDAY
24/6/10          8.00  a.m.  buses depart for Talyllyn
                     9.00   a.m.. Buses leave Hotel for other fishing venues.
                   10.30 a.m.    Commence fishing.
                     1.30 p.m.    Finish first session.
                     3.30 p.m.    Start second session.
                     6.30 p.m.    End of second session.
                     8.00p.m.     Evening meal
                
FRIDAY
25/6/10        8.00 a.m.   Buses depart for Talyllyn
                    9.00 a.m.   Buses leave for fisheries.
                   10.30 a,m,  Start fishing - 3rd session.
                   1.30   p.m.  End third session.
                   3.30   p.m.  Start fishing - 4th session.
                   6.30   p.m   End of fourth session.
                   8.00   p.m.  Evening Meal
SATURDAY
26/6/10      8.00 a.m.    Buses leave for Tallyn
                  8.30 a. m    Buses leave for other venues..
                  9.30 a.m.    Start fishing - 5th session.
                12.30  pm,    End of fifth session.
                  3.00 p.m.    Fly Dressing Competition.
                  7.30 p.m.    Presentation of  prizes.
                  8.00 p.m.   Gala Dinner.
SUNDAY:
27/6/2010                
                   Hwyl i bawb - A Fond Farewell and Good Wishes All