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RiverMagic 2010 Fly Tying Championship
Announcement of Winners
Winners of the RiverMagic 2010 Fly Tying Championship are:
Macdonald, Bob, NS
St. Croix Imperial Fly Rod
MacNeil, David, NS
Okuma SLV Fly Reel
Lutes, Lloyd, NB
Rio Windcutter II Fly Line
Clory, Nick, PEI
Fly Box with 12 coyote salmon flies
Campbell, John, NB
Redington Fishing Vest
Mention, in alphabetical order:
Conrad, Tony, NS
Moroz, Don, NB
Pentz, Roland, NS
Thanks a lot to all
entrants. All entries are worthy contenders, and our entrants range from a rising star of only 10 months on the vise to veterans
of up to 35 years hackling hooks. You all helped to promote our hobby of fly tying through your participation and we hope
you’ll enter again in 2011.
to our panel of judges, Sandy Barnhill, John Cameron Sr., and Damian Welsh. Thanks also to Scott Doncaster,
Don MacLean, Jacques Heroux and the Dieppe Fly Tying Club for help and support. And, of course, congratulations to the winners!
Click here to see the flies!
River Magic Fly-Tying Championship
River Magic’s first
annual Fly Tying Championship is your chance to show your fly-tying talents, win amazing prizes, and have your flies featured
in the press and on our website. The rules for our contest are simple, and you have a good chance of winning.
How to Enter
1. Each flytyer should enter only ONCE - no multiple entries. Tie and
submit ONE OFFICIAL FLY, selected from the OFFICIAL FLY PATTERNS - Cosseboom,
Muddler, or Salmon Bomber. See link at the bottom of this page for photos & specs of the OFFICIAL
2. Tie and submit ONE TIE-BREAKER FLY
of your choice. Select a fly you would use under actual fishing conditions. Be sure to include a complete recipe of the materials
used to create your tie-breaker fly. Use the Official Fly Patterns as examples of how to complete a recipe.
Download & complete the official Entry Form, including all contact information and the recipe for your tie-breaker fly
4. Carefully package your flies, including the printed Entry Form and recipe description for
the tiebreaker fly, and mail to:
River Magic Productions
9718 Hwy 7, RR 2 Aspen
Stillwater, NS Canada B0H 1E0
All flies and related materials
must be received at River Magic’s Fly Shop on or before Friday, March 19, 2010 no later than 5:00 p.m. (AT).
A panel of judges will select the top 20 mandatory flies. The tiers who create the top 20 mandatory flies
will progress to step two: judging of the tiebreaking flies. The top five will win prizes and recognition in the press, on
our website, and be displayed in our fly shop until next year. All flies entered become the property of River Magic.
Judging, announcement of winners, & display of winning flies was to take place at the Dieppe Fly Fishing
Forum on March 27 - 28, 2010, but this was postponed due to illness. An independent panel of three judges has been appointed.
Judging and announcement of winners will happen shortly.
First: St. Croix Imperial fly rod with case
– 9 ft, 4 pc, 8-wt
Second: Okuma SLV fly reel - size 8-9
Third: Rio Windcutter II fly line - WF-8-F
Fourth: Fly box with 12 coyote salmon
Fifth: Redington fishing
Want to Know More?
Keep watching this section of website rivermagic.ca for more details, or contact us via email: firstname.lastname@example.org
|Click here to see photos & specs for Official Flies
|Click to download official Entry Form (PDF)