Stevie Munn is from Co. Antrim, he has fly fished all his life, well from about the age of six, he is now a member of the elite Marryat Fly Rod Pro Staff, a qualified Advanced Professional Game Angling Instructor in Fly Tying and Fly Casting with APGAI-Ireland which he hold the top levels, and a APGAI fly casting instructor and a Pro Staff team member with Partridge hooks. He teaches fly casting and fly tying to all levels from beginner to advanced and has also gave lessons at many schools.
Stevie has developed a keen eye for casting techniques and can iron out any faults you might have. His one-to-one half day casting clinics are proving very popular - the lesson is tailored to your requirements, whether it be single or double haul, single and double Spey casting or distance casting Stevie is regularly asked to coach top casters who are preparing for an upcoming championship - so if you are angler who wants to smooth out your casting take a few tips from Stevie.
If you have never tried fly-fishing before then you can learn the basic casting technique in just a few hours. When you're finished, you'll be a competent caster and have a working knowledge of all the tackle you need to start fishing on your own.
Perhaps you've already started and are having trouble with your casting... or maybe you're baffled by terms like 'single and double haul', 'snake rolls single' and 'double Spey'. Stevie will gear your lesson towards your specific needs. Whether it's just the basic cast or distance casting, your lesson will cover it (and more) and will be conducted in a relaxed and enjoyable manner.
All lessons are on an hourly basis and can be taken at a venue of your own choice. Stevie can also give rates for local one to one two hour lessons and rates for groups.
Stevie has won many fly fishing competitions though mostly now fishes for pleasure and he has also won fly casting competitions including 2 Accuracy Casting Championships in England and at the CLA game fair 2011 Stevie helped set a new World record in fly casting with the Hardy Pro Team which was done for the charity Help of Heroes, 141 miles of fly casting with Stevie setting the high score of 627 casts at distance in 30 mins.