Grand River Spey Clave 2013 Location Change

There are some issues going on at and around Bean Park that affect the feasibility of using it as a venue for this year’s Spey Clave. None of the issues are as a result of the Clave but they definitely do affect the Clave. As a result the area at bean park which we have used for parking in the past has now been posted as no parking so we will not have sufficient for the Clave at Bean Park. In the best interest of the Clave we have decided to change the venue for the event to a place where we will have ample parking as well as a suitable place for the presentations. Unfortunately I have had no

Grand River Spey Clave 2011 Demo Schedule


The Grand River Spey Clave originated in 2007 and over the years had become one of the biggest Claves in North America. Top instructors from around the world have attended and shown their skills in Traditional, Skagit, and Scandinavian Spey techniques on the banks of the picturesque Grand River (Lower Grand Water Shed). Scott Mackenzie and Gordon Macleod where the highlights of last year’s Clave coming all the way from Scotland. Here’s the full schedule for the Grand River Spey Clave on October 15th 8:AM-9:00AM Set up & meet and greet 9:00AM-9:30AM Courtney Ogilvie-Rythn & Blues Approach to Understanding Spey Casts 9:30AM-10:00AM Raynald Menard: The basic and simple way to start spey casting. 10:00AM-10:45AM Steve Rajeff: Casting techniques,rods/lines to optimize

The Home Pool – Ontario Steelhead Clinic


September 17th, Fall Steelhead Primer Fall steelhead, for many anglers are enigmatic and out of reach. If standing in 3 degree water, making a few hundred casts and maybe getting a bump on your fly for your efforts is the idea of a good day, than you’re ready for the fall steelhead course. The truth is though, steelhead are not difficult to fool and we’ll make the puzzle come together, along the way explaining the many why’s. This course will highlight: Timing the run and the signs to look for to time the highest percentage fishing within the run. Why and when they move and why and where they hold. Main stream techniques, advance techniques and the casts used to