July 30, 2018 admin

FRC Update:

The Fly Rod Chronicles team are deep into our busy season, filming, production and special appearances are in full swing! Curtis and the crew are currently in beautiful Wyoming filming.

I wanted to reach out to you and share some really exciting news from our camp! Curtis has been named the 2018 American Outdoor Sportsman of the Year by “Legends of the Outdoors” in Springville, TN. https://bit.ly/2Adah7z This year’s event will be held aboard the General Jackson Showboat/Music City Queen in Nashville, TN on Saturday, August 25th dockside along the Cumberland River. Boarding begins at 9:00 am and will be followed by the banquet and induction/award ceremony at 10:00 am. Sponsorship information and individual ticket reservations may be obtained through the “Legends of the Outdoors” website at http://www.legendsoftheoutdoors.com/index.php/sponsors/sponsorship, or by calling 731-693-7770. Reservations MUST BE MADE and purchased before August 11, 2018. There will be a Meet & Greet/Autograph Signing on Friday, August 24th at Bass Pro Shops 232 Opry Mills Drive, Nashville, TN 37214 from 4 pm – 6 pm. Following the Bass Pro Shops event there will be a “Ride with the Legends” – General Jackson Showboat Dinner-Show Cruise on Friday evening, August 24th. Boarding begins at 6:15 pm, cruise starts at 7:00 pm, returning at 10:00 pm. (if cold or rainy, dinner, show and return will be moved up by 30 minutes.) Tickets for this event must be purchased through the “Legends of the Outdoors” office at grmason@bellsouth.net or by phone at (731)593-0171, tickets are $100.00 per person and must be purchased by August 9th.

We are also elated to share that Curtis has also been selected to be inducted into the Fly Fishing Museum of the Southern Appalachians in Bryson City, NC.  https://bit.ly/2NhP7aJ The third annual Museum Hall of Fame inductions will be conducted on September 8, 2018 at the Southwestern Community College Swain Center at 1 pm. Supporters as well as the family and friends of inductees are welcome to attend, there is limited space, advanced reservations are essential and are currently being taken. E-mail info@greatsmokies.com or call 828-488-3681 to reserve your place. Tickets are $35 per person includes admission to the induction ceremony, lunch and all weekend admission to the Fly Fishing Museum of the Southern Appalachians. Casting Carolinas and the Fly Fishing Museum of the Southern Appalachians invite all Museum Hall of Fame attendees to drop in at the Nantahala Brewery in downtown Bryson City on September 7th at 7 pm for a Pre-Event Party and Fund Raiser. This is an opportunity to meet and greet the MHOF Inductee, other members of the MHOF and help raise funds for Casting Carolinas, a non-profit organization that utilizes fly fishing as a means of helping patients deal with and recover from various cancers. For more information visit Fly Fishing Museum of the Southern Appalachians at https://flyfishingmuseum.org.

On behalf of our Fly Rod Chronicles crew I want to extend an invitation to all of you for these events, each one of you are such a big part of our FRC family and our success. I have attached a copy of our press release should you want to read more about the events.

Thank you for your continued support!