US Youth Fly Fishing Team

Mission Statement

The United States Youth Fly Fishing Team, Inc. is dedicated to the development of a distinguished and skilled fly-fishing team that proudly represents the United States in FIPS-Mouche sanctioned international championships each year.

Just as important as the fishing, is the camaraderie and the cross-cultural connections that are made through the events. Team members are also involved in a number of other areas of fly fishing such as guiding, offering fly fishing tying clinics, participating in watershed preservation projects, and promoting environmental stewardship.

Upcoming Events

World Championship

The US Youth Fly Fishing Team competes annually in the World Youth Fly Fishing Championship.

Team Practice

The US Youth Fly Fishing Team hosts team practices regularly to prepare for competition. 

Clinics

The US Youth Fly Fishing Team hosts clinics  which are open to youth 13-18 years old

About

Selection Process

Learn more about the selection process by clicking on the link below.

Leadership

Learn more about the Coaches, and Board of Directors by clicking on the link below.

Code of Conduct

Learn more about the code of conduct by clicking on the link below.

Donations

Learn more about how to make a donation by clicking on the link below.

Events

Learn more about upcoming events by clicking on the link below.

Contact Us

Learn more about how to contact the team by clicking the link below.

Sponsors

2020-2021 Roster

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Conservation

The US Youth Fly Fishing Team includes a conservation component at every event that they host. Our Team Members and Clinic Participants become conservation leaders when they hear from other local and national experts that speak at our clinics and events.

USAngling Instagram

The @usyfft will be hosting a National Championship in Bakersville and Burnsville, NC November 19-21, 2021. More info at link in bio! Special thanks to @castingforhope and Mount Mitchell Golf Course
The @usyfft will be hosting a National Championship in Bakersville and Burnsville, NC November 19-21, 2021. More info at link in bio! Special thanks to @castingforhope and Mount Mitchell Golf Course
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It’s a great day for a @usyfft clinic on the lower Nantahala River!

It’s a great day for a @usyfft clinic on the lower Nantahala River!

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The @usyfft is hosting its first Reel Girls Clinic of the year. This event is in State College, Pennsylvania. This one is full, but follow @usyfft for future clinic announcements in other locations! @take_me_fishing

The @usyfft is hosting its first Reel Girls Clinic of the year. This event is in State College, Pennsylvania. This one is full, but follow @usyfft for future clinic announcements in other locations! @take_me_fishing

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Come fish the US Open Kayak Fishing Championship with Senor Bass Fishing himself! Juan Carlos @senorbassfishing @visitcookeville https://usabass.org/2021-us-kayak-open

Come fish the US Open Kayak Fishing Championship with Senor Bass Fishing himself! Juan Carlos @senorbassfishing @visitcookeville https://usabass.org/2021-us-kayak-open

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Huge Congrats to @michellejalabafishing and @melissa_young_fishing who earned a spot on @usabassorg for the Pan Am Bass Championship at the @icastshow ICAST Cup #bass #bassfishing
Huge Congrats to @michellejalabafishing and @melissa_young_fishing who earned a spot on @usabassorg for the Pan Am Bass Championship at the @icastshow ICAST Cup #bass #bassfishing
Huge Congrats to @michellejalabafishing and @melissa_young_fishing who earned a spot on @usabassorg for the Pan Am Bass Championship at the @icastshow ICAST Cup #bass #bassfishing

Huge Congrats to @michellejalabafishing and @melissa_young_fishing who earned a spot on @usabassorg for the Pan Am Bass Championship at the @icastshow ICAST Cup #bass #bassfishing

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Blog and Recent News

October 1, 2021

Kalvin Kaloz Stepping Down as Head Coach of the US Youth Fly Fishing Team

PDF Release Here Kalvin Kaloz Stepping Down as Head Coach of the US Youth Fly Fishing Team State College, P.A. – Kalvin Kaloz today announced that he is stepping down as the Head Coach of the US Youth Fly Fishing Team, effective immediately. Kaloz has a goal of spending more time with […]

October 1, 2021

Wildlife Forever and U.S. Angling Sign New Partnership For Clean Drain Dry Initiative and The Art of Conservation Programs

PDF Release Here Wildlife Forever and U.S. Angling Sign New Partnership For Clean Drain Dry Initiative and The Art of Conservation Programs For Immediate Release: Contact: Amanda Preston, APreston@wildlifeforever.org White Bear Lake, MN – Wildlife Forever and U.S. Angling Confederation (USAngling) signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) that aligns top priorities […]

September 29, 2021

US Youth Fly Fishing Team Announces 2021 National Championship

2021 National Youth Fly Fishing Championship When: November 19-21, 2021 Where: Bakersville, NC and Burnsville NC Venues: Big Rock Creek and Little Rock Creek (Casting For Hope Retreat Center), South Toe River (Mount Mitchell Golf Course) Angler Lodging: Anglers will be staying in the condos at Mount Mitchell Golf Course. We have scheduled them […]