Competitive fly fishing has been a driving force in the development and progression of nymphing techniques. Over the last several decades, each country hoping to compete at the annual FIPS Mouche World Fly Fishing Championship has had to advance and perfect the skills needed to chase the dream of winning. Traditionally, European anglers have been at the forefront of the development of improved nymphing techniques, thus the name European nymphing.
In this instructional video, Devin Olsen and Lance Egan share their knowledge of these modern "European" nymphing techniques. After more than 20 collective years of representing Fly Fishing Team USA, Devin and Lance have acquired the skill and knowledge to medal repeatedly at the World Championships. Their combined resumes include World Championship team silver, team bronze, two individual bronzes, three National Championships, three America Cup titles and numerous domestic competion medals.
In this video Devin and Lance begin with foundation and theory then progress to execution of advanced nymphing techniques. These new techniques are sure to bring any angler enjoyment, success and improved nymphing ability.