New anglers become winners at “Ladies, Let’s Go Fishing!”
Boating Industry Online
More than 40 aspiring anglers came from Florida as well as several other states to learn from the pros at the "Ladies, Let's Go Fishing!" Keys University, at the Elks Lodge, Tavernier, FL. Participants came to learn about fishing and practice their skills on the water.
The event kicked off with a meet-and-greet social featuring networking, fundraisers and a Potluck Appetizer Contest.
The next day began with classroom presentations on fishing basics by Capt. Lee Lavery, offshore fishing by Capt. Jeanne Towne, and inshore fishing, followed by lunch and hands-on fishing skills. Skills such as releasing, conservation, knot tying, bait rigging, spin casting, net casting and more were available for... [read more]