Our Europe based members of Spey Pages interested in professional level Spey casting instruction, or workshops and testing to become a THCI (FFF certified two-hand casting instructor) might like to know about the upcoming FFF Euro-Clave in late March in Denmark.
Here is the official information release, with contact details:
FFF Euro-Clave & Danish Fly Festival 2011. March 25 -27
What is the FFF Euro Conclave?
The Euro Conclave is an event based on casting instruction. FFF Casting Instructors from all over the world are offering workshops and casting instruction - open for everyone. If you are interested in the highest level of casting instruction available, whether you are a beginner, intermediate or advanced caster or instructor, there is a workshop for you. Everyone is welcome!!!
The first annual Euro-Conclave will host a variety of workshops. When putting together the workshop line-up, we strive to offer the best teaching venue internationally for learning anything and everything about fly casting, instructing and fly fishing.
See web info about the FFF Euro-Clave at: http://euro-conclave.fffd.dk/
There will be FFF Instructor Certification Testing for CI's, MCI"s and THCI's as well. Sign up at:: http://www.fedflyfishers.org/Default.aspx?tabid=5183
FFF Euro-Clave - When and Where
The Euro Conclave is being held in Kolding, Denmark over the weekend of the 25th-27th of March. The venue is Bakkeskolen (a school), Seestvej 6-8, 6000 Kolding (close to the Festival grounds).
Participants of the Conclave are also invited to sleep at the school, where the Conclave is held. Expect to rough it, so to say. You should bring a mattress and a sleeping bag. The price is only 30 DKK/night (roughly 5 euros). Bath is available.
Participants of the Conclave can also order breakfast and lunch (to be served at the Conclave). Breakfast is coffee and breadrolls, lunch will be a minibuffet. The price for breakfast and lunch is 20 euros/person/day. If you wish to order breakfast and lunch, please send an email to lcb (at) fffd.dk, subject "Conclave/food". You must order in advance and orders close at March 15th. Breakfast and lunch are NOT included in the workshop fees and must be paid separately (please bring cash, euros are fine).
If you are attending one or more workshops, you will receive a 50% discount on your entry fee to the Danish Fly Festival, should you wish to visit it. The normal entry fee is 100 DKK - workshop attendee price is 50 DKK. All you have to do is show your workshop registration at the gates.
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March 25 - 27, 2011