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post #1 of 9 (permalink) Old 02-23-2012, 08:19 PM Thread Starter
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LOOP Speydays ST Marys Rapids Sault Ste Marie,Ontario 2012

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August 4 - 6 2012

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Updates on Loop Spey days

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AUGUST 4th 5th 6th 2012

LOOP Speydays ST Marys Rapids Sault Ste Marie,Ontario 2012
Well we have set the bug into the ears of the First Nations Batchewana Band from Rankin Ontario into being the Venue for Spey Days 2012 they are the owners of White Fish Island which is located on the St Marys Rapids. They have been hard at work since 2007 turning White Fish Island into a tourist Attraction they have made this a awesome tract of natural habitat with boad walks viewing platforms and great trails that are well maintaned.
Hopefully i should have word back sometime early next week on the progress if this venue is to be the site which i truely hope for so please click the like button to show support and share with all of your friends



There will be Spey casting demos along with traditional fly casting questions answered by people who know the answers

The new Cross S1 will be available to test both single hand and 2 handed rods http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9yRIoRdJFss

There should be some good fishing also as the ATLANTIC SALMON should be in

A FREE BBQ Quest Speakers

Glenview Cottages has offered a 10% discount for Speydays events for the 3 days http://www.glenviewcottages.com/ book early as this is a Canadian long holiday weekend

All that we ask is to please let us know if you will be attending so we know what we need food wise for the free BBQ

Free Draws each day for people who register to let us know whos coming for sure plus a Bonus for those who register early theres limited space for some drift fishing on a couple of boats in the outflow a deposit will be needed to secure your spot and time but will be fully refunded when you get aboard if you dont show up the deposit will be given to the boat operator (THIS IS A FREE FLOAT TRIP OTHERWISE) fly rods only
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there dose not seem to be alot of peopel going to this clave from this site i was just wondering whos all gonna go i am sounds like a good time.

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I'll be there at least two days. Looking forward to it. For anyone new to the rapids, bring a staff.
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I'll be there also. Going up Thursday after work, and hopefully on the water first thing Friday morning. Can't wait to meet a new crowd of spey fanantics like myself. And of course fish the rapids. First time for me.
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there is four in our group leaving tonight at 3 am.
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Anyone have pics??
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I just have to say thanks to Brad for the kind invite, and the great food. I also want to mention that his shop SOO NORTH will have a selection of SpeyCo reels on hand for river testing. So If you are in the area fishing please swing by his shop and give one a spin. This account will be my pleasure in servicing in person and as much as possible I will try and make sure that he has reels on hand to try and take home.

In all this was a very fun weekend ,made a few new friends, hit couple of fish, really is there anything more in life? Looking forward to next year buddy and Thanks so much again. Here was a photo that came my way.

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Well i have to say in my opinion Spey Days was a success and its only going to get better,for never having a clave before there was over 50 people who attended ,new casters along with vetran casters got to cast the LOOP Cross S1 series of rods and Speyco had a very nice table of reels on hand.
Spey Days will be an annual event we just arnt sure of the dates for next year yet but it will be in July 2013.
Also if your up in the Soo drop a line if you want to test drive a Loop Cross S1 or a Speyco Reel you may like them so much it will top the bucket list
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