Immediate Release

Professional Angler Spencer Deutz Partners with Fargo SCHEELS to Grow the Sport of Fishing through

Education and Outreach

Fargo, ND – Professional angler Spencer Deutz has partnered with Fargo SCHEELS, a leading outdoor retailer, to introduce area youth to the sport of fishing through a series of hands-on clinics this spring and summer. Open to children of all ages,  the hands-on clinics focus on water safety, fish identification, knot tying, casting, and waterway protection from aquatic nuisance species. Attendees will also be able to tour Deutz’s new, state-of-the-art 2023 Ranger 621PRO, powered by a Yamaha F300XCB.

Deutz and SCHEELS’ grassroots collaboration is designed to build community, while promoting fishing and the importance of preserving our waterways. “I am thrilled to partner with SCHEELS to grow the fishing community,” said Spencer Deutz. “Fishing has been a huge part of my life, and I am passionate about sharing my knowledge and experience with the next generation of anglers.”

Registration is required and clinics will be held at the Fargo, ND Scheels store on:

  • May 4th at 6pm
  • June 13th at 6pm
  • July 18th at 6pm
  • August 15th at 6pm
  • September 5th at 6pm

“SCHEELS couldn’t be more excited to partner with Spencer and host these five clinics.   We’re especially excited that the first one will serve as a kick-off to our annual Fish Fest, which is a weekend that anglers of all ages look forward to here in Fargo.” said Caryn Olson, Marketing Leader of the Fargo SCHEELS store. “These clinics will give young anglers a taste of the outdoors and hopefully fuel that passion for a lifetime on the water.”

SCHEELS is dedicated to promoting outdoor recreation and has a strong commitment to preserving and protecting our natural resources. The partnership with Deutz is just one way that the retailer is working to help educate the next generation of fishing enthusiasts, and grow the sport organically throughout the Midwest.

For more information on the youth and family fishing clinics or to register your young anglers, please contact Spencer directly:

About Spencer Deutz

Spencer Deutz is a Yamaha Outboards professional angler with decades of experience in the sport. He has a passion for fishing and enjoys sharing his knowledge and experience with others. Deutz has competed in local, regional, and national fishing tournaments but more importantly has organized and hosted over 100 youth and family fishing clinics. Deutz’s Sponsors Include: Yamaha Outboards, SCHEELS of Fargo, Ranger Boats, Luther Family Buick GMC of Fargo-Moorhead, Blackfish Gear, Optima Batteries, VisionBANK, Moritz Sport and Marine, Off Shore Tackle Company, Northland Tackle, and Airwave Pedestal.


SCHEELS is a leading outdoor retailer with a commitment to promoting outdoor recreation and preserving our natural resources. The company offers a wide range of products, including fishing gear, hunting gear, camping equipment and much more. SCHEELS is dedicated to providing the highest quality customer service and has a strong commitment to the communities it serves.


Spencer Deutz Phone: (701) 361-2521 Email:

Scheels Phone: (701) 298-2918