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  • Youth Fishing Clinic April 22nd 2018

    DATE:April 23rd, 2018
    CATEGORIES: NPAA Member News
    Youth Fishing Clinic April 22nd 2018 NPAA member Tim Pizzi #891 and with the help of UW-Stout Fishing Club representative Dawson Wellman. Fishing friend Charlie Schneider, Heidi Gilbertson and Josephine Pizzi.  Sydney Gansberg and Ireland O’Bryan helped with setting up. Tim presented his Fishing Basics seminar. Focusing on safety, fishing equipment and how to use it, a review of types of lures for Walleye and Bass along with what the lures do and how to use them, knots, fish identification,...
  • Snow Sleet And High Winds Don’t Keep Kids From Learning To Fish At Kidz Expo

    DATE:April 19th, 2018
    CATEGORIES: NPAA Member News
    Snow Sleet And High Winds Don't Keep Kids From Learning To Fish At Kidz Expo   Learn 2 Fish With Us attended the Fox Cities Kidz Expo on Saturday April 14th in Appleton, Wisconsin at the Fox Cities Expo.  This event had everything for the kids.  Learn 2 Fish With Us main purpose at this event was to instruct youth on how to cast or become better at casting.  Through instruction, the youth learned to always look behind them before casting, cast over their shoulder utilize the 10’oclock...
  • Third Graders At Westside Excited To Learn How To Fish

    DATE:April 19th, 2018
    CATEGORIES: NPAA Member News
    Third Graders At Westside Excited To Learn How To Fish   This past Friday, April 13th, Certified Angler Educator Greg Karch and NPAA Member #138, hosted a fishing seminar for the third graders at  Westside Elementary in Kimberly Wisconsin.  The afternoon started off with Greg presenting his Fishing Basics seminar which educates attendee’s on skills and equipment needed to fish though a hands on fishing seminar.  Fishing Basics educates them on safety while fishing, spin cast and spinning...
  • JR Carter and Kris Walcker Host 1st Ever Kids Fishing Clinic at the 49th Annual Bismarck Tribune Sport Show in Bismarck, ND

    DATE:March 14th, 2018
    JR Carter and Kris Walcker Host 1st Ever Kids Fishing Clinic at the 49th Annual Bismarck Tribune Sport Show in Bismarck, ND BISMARCK, ND, February 19, 2018 - The 49th Annual Bismarck Tribune Sport Show was held at the Bismarck Event Center on February 16-18. Throughout the years the sport show has not held a clinic to teach kids about fishing. Professional Anglers JR Carter and Kris Walcker reached out to see if they could change that. The idea was received well, and the duo held two fishing...
  • NPAA and FAF Support Scout Ice Fishing at Camp Oh-Da-Ko-Ta, Burlington, WI

    DATE:March 1st, 2018
    CATEGORIES: NPAA Member News
    NPAA and FAF Support Scout Ice Fishing at Camp Oh-Da-Ko-Ta, Burlington, WI Forestville, WI: Dryer Lake in Kenosha County, WI came alive on Saturday February 3, 2018 when over 44 Boy and Cub Scouts, 8 scout siblings and 29 parents from the Northeast Illinois Council, were educated on the fine science and art of ice fishing by Mike McNett and members of the USA Ice Team. They were joined by Steve Klubertanz, BSA Certified Angling Instructor (NPAA #1014) and Robert “Nick” Schmal, Executive Director,...
  • Future Anglers Attending Wisconsin Fishing Expo Learn The Fishing Basics

    DATE:February 28th, 2018
    This past weekend, Learn 2 Fish With Us Certified Angler Educator, Greg Karch #138, along with NPAA member Karen Karch #121 educated future anglers during the Wisconsin Fishing Expo which was held at the Alliant Energy Center in Madison, Wisconsin.  Greg hosted three Fishing Basics seminars which introduced youth and families to the skills and equipment needed to begin fishing.  These skills included; fishing safety, spin cast and spinning combos, setting the hook, casting, knots, fish identification,...
  • NPAA and FAF Support Scout Ice Fishing at Camp Oh-Da-Ko-Ta, Burlington, WI

    DATE:February 9th, 2018
    CATEGORIES: NPAA Member News
    NPAA NPAA and FAF Support Scout Ice Fishing at Camp Oh-Da-Ko-Ta, Burlington, WI Forestville, WI: Dryer Lake in Kenosha County, WI came alive on Saturday February 3, 2018 when over 44 Boy and Cub Scouts, 8 scout siblings and 29 parents from the Northeast Illinois Council, were educated on the fine science and art of ice fishing by Mike McNett and members of the USA Ice Team. They were joined by Steve Klubertanz, BSA Certified Angling Instructor (NPAA #1014) and Robert “Nick” Schmal, Executive Director,...
  • Walleye Seminar for St. Jude Children’s Hospital

    DATE:February 8th, 2018
    CATEGORIES: NPAA Member News
    Talking fishing and Lake Erie’s golden walleye strikes gold for the kids of St. Jude Children’s Hospital this past weekend.  The 2018 Vic’s Sports Center Walleye Seminar for St. Jude Children's Hospital was a tremendous success and we are proud to say that they raised $12,400 for the charity.  A crowd of 160 avid walleye anglers showed up to watch professional anglers Gary Zart, Nicholas Zart, Scott Geitgey, Mike Knippenberg and Ryan Buddie do a full day of walleye seminars on topics such...
  • South Dakota Angler Creates Online Fish Stories Archive

    DATE:January 25th, 2018
    CATEGORIES: NPAA Member News
    NEWS RELEASE _________________________________________   FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Thursday, January 25, 2018 CONTACT: Buddy Seiner, Fish Stories founder, NPAA Member #1138 buddy@fishstories.org    |  cell: 605-222-9706 South Dakota Angler Creates Online Fish Stories Archive (PIERRE, S.D.) –  What happens to a fishing story after the angler who tells it passes away?  What would you give to hear the voices of anglers you miss the most?  For many, fishing is a defining...
  • Walleye Wisdom Workshop

    DATE:January 18th, 2018
    CATEGORIES: NPAA Member News
    Walleye Wisdom Workshop January 18, 2018 TheWalleyeGuys NPAA member and Cabela’s Pro and Guide Brian Bashore will be touring several Cabela’s locations this winter where the annual Walleye Wisdom Workshops will be hosted.  These workshops are designed to help the novice to advanced angler learn new methods to help them catch more walleye while enjoying time on the water. Topics such as Electronics, Leadcore Trolling, River walleye, Shallow water trolling and Conservation will be discussed...