AFFTA Gives Us Reason #8 to Go to IFTD (You’re running out of time to make your plans…)


 By Jess McGlothlin

#8 Reason to Go to IFTD – Iron Fly Competition

The Iron Fly is always a crowd favorite. Industry professionals join pro fly tyers at one long table, littered with a jumble of miscellaneous fly tying supplies. Add in a mystery “ingredient” that must be used in the fly, and things are bound to get interesting.

Iron Fly Competition
Sponsored by:  Renzetti Group
Thursday, July 14
3:00pm – 4:00pm

The Iron Fly Comp will be held at the main casting pond for IFTD 2015. Two rounds of fly tying using supplied vises, tools and materials as well as a ‘secret’ ingredient will have the best tiers in the industry vying the coveted title of 2014 Iron Fly Champion!  All competitors will be judged on overall quality, originality, and use of the ‘secret’ ingredient.  Want to participate and show the industry your “mad” fly tying skills? Visit the Renzetti Group in booth #501 to enter.


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