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by Dung Fly
Tue Feb 04, 2014 6:57 am
Forum: Casting Sport
Topic: T38 Running line
Replies: 47
Views: 11350

T38 Running line

6lb Gold Stren works well, the 0.25mm diameter and very low memory. Some use 8lb at 0.28mm.

It's personal choice and what you find best.
by Dung Fly
Tue Jan 28, 2014 6:49 pm
Forum: Casting Sport
Topic: World championships in Flycasting 2014
Replies: 18
Views: 5493

World championships in Flycasting 2014

James, The figures quoted are those that we put forward to the ICSF board for 2013. The cost model breaks even with the casters (competitors) picking up the tab. There is no balloon package from the governing body or any financial assistance. Having spent 3-4 months pulling it all together, visiting...
by Dung Fly
Tue Jan 28, 2014 2:22 pm
Forum: Casting Sport
Topic: World championships in Flycasting 2014
Replies: 18
Views: 5493

World championships in Flycasting 2014

Hi Paul, Just double checked those figures and the estimated cost was £68k it's all the small costs that really add up We budgeted for 100 casters but you need to look to provide accommodation & meals for 140. The idea of piggybacking it on to the game fair or similar didn't work for the Irish in 20...
by Dung Fly
Tue Jan 28, 2014 7:22 am
Forum: Casting Sport
Topic: World championships in Flycasting 2014
Replies: 18
Views: 5493

World championships in Flycasting 2014

From last years costed exercise to hold it here in the UK - £65,000.00 Based on 100 casters participating Entry fees £560 ( 4 nights hotel, breakfast lunch & dinner, opening & closing banquets) Event fees £10 per event per person £ £25 per team The biggest killer is covering the cost for the officia...
by Dung Fly
Sat Oct 05, 2013 2:45 pm
Forum: Casting Sport
Topic: BFCC - Shenfield
Replies: 13
Views: 3994

BFCC - Shenfield

Good luck & have fun.
by Dung Fly
Mon Sep 16, 2013 5:27 pm
Forum: Casting Sport
Topic: 35th World Championship in Casting Sport
Replies: 7
Views: 2894

35th World Championship in Casting Sport

Some video from a german tv news canel of the final day.

http://www.mdr.de/sport/sport-im-osten/video148594.html
by Dung Fly
Mon Sep 16, 2013 5:22 pm
Forum: Casting Sport
Topic: 35th World Championship in Casting Sport
Replies: 7
Views: 2894

35th World Championship in Casting Sport

Please find a link to the full results

http://www.exfi.eu/castingsport-icsf/im ... _halle.pdf

Enjoy
by Dung Fly
Tue Sep 10, 2013 8:42 am
Forum: Casting Sport
Topic: 35th World Championship in Casting Sport
Replies: 7
Views: 2894

35th World Championship in Casting Sport

Thanks John, we will do our best as always.

Currently in Germany en-route, will arrive later tonight.
by Dung Fly
Wed Jul 31, 2013 6:11 am
Forum: Casting Sport
Topic: 35th World Championship in Casting Sport
Replies: 7
Views: 2894

35th World Championship in Casting Sport

No one else coming ?
by Dung Fly
Wed May 01, 2013 6:05 am
Forum: Casting Sport
Topic: 35th World Championship in Casting Sport
Replies: 7
Views: 2894

35th World Championship in Casting Sport

Normally it's just Colin Howlett & myself who go from the UK

Peter Thain, Hugh Newton & John Raffan have also attended in the last 10 years.

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