In the fall of 2012, TU launched a campaign aimed at getting more women to sign up as members. In just one year, over 2,600 women signed up and currently there is a National 13 percent retention rate so far on these trial members.
With the success of numerous events and courses, as well as local... [ READ MORE... ]
It was down to standing room only, with almost 60 female participants filling the conference room at The Fly Fishing Show in Somerset, New Jersey over the weekend. The Future of Women Anglers forum was moderated by Women’s Initiative Coordinators Kelly Buchta (NJ), Jackie Jordan (VT), and Alicea... [ READ MORE... ]
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Women in TU video- please share.
Join us for a round table discussion on the future of women anglers at the Marlborough and Somerset Fly Fishing shows this January. Be a part of a casual conversation with women on the future of women anglers. Let your voice and opiniion be heard. Swap stories with other anglers, conservationists,... [ READ MORE... ]
Video of Female Anglers on the Rise
Great Video interview with Chrissy Penn, Orvis who is a very active TU Member in VT.
Great idea to make Chapter Meetings more welcoming to new members, men or women. Have an informal tips and technique 30 minute session before the meeting starts. Cover topics like tying on a dropper, patching waders, wading safety, how to dress a dry fly, Czech nymphing. A NJ Member invited... [ READ MORE... ]
Steelhead fishing for the first time in upstate NY was truly exciting. I did land my first steelhead and this is definitely the largest freshwaster fish landed so far. We fished the DSR section of the Salmon River in early November and the weather consisted of snow/rain/sleet/mist/more snow/... [ READ MORE... ]