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Introduction to Fishing

"Introduction to Fishing"
Becoming an Outdoors-Woman (BOW) Workshop, Alabama, 
Spring 2009

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An Alabama Becoming an Outdoors-Woman workshop participant enjoys casting for Backyard Bass.
The casting part of fishing is fun!
The "Introduction to Fishing" class begins with a casting session trying to catch Backyard Bass.

Dana Beavers helps an Alabama Becoming an Outdoors-Woman participant.
Instructor Dana Beavers of Triton Girl helps an Alabama Becoming an Outdoors-Woman participant rig a worm.
Dana is sponsored by Triton Boats, TritongirlMercury, Lowrance, Motorguide, L & L Marine, Teleflora, Vicious Fishing, Davis Baits, E21 Fishing, Minda Lures, El Grande Lures, Costa Del Mar, Crooked Creek Tackle, Ultimate Bass, Gemini, Scum Frog and Dana's Flowers.


"Introduction to Fishing" begins with casting instruction and fun.

Anglers enjoy casting for Backyard Bass.



Ladies look over different types of hooks and learn what their best use is. 



Catching a fish is fun, even catching plastic Backyard Bass.

BOW instructor Dana Beaver oversees knot tying.

BOW instructor and pro angler Chris Jackson is sponsored by Lake Fork Trophy Lures, Jackall Lures, Smith Optics, G-Loomis Rods, Daiwa Reels, Lowrance, NetBait, Minnkota, Triton Boats, Mercury, Rejuvinade, and Red Bull.

A Texas-rigged plastic worm is an excellent way to catch largemouth bass.


Chris Jackson helps an angler with knot tying.  Chris also guides at Lake Guntersville.

Participants cast for Backyard Bass.

One of the skills needed to fish by oneself is to tie a good fishing knot like the Palomar or Improved Clinch.

Doug Darr shows a black crappie to the participants.

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If you have pictures of the class, email them to Doug.

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