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Frank Reilly - Ireland

Frank Reilly APGAI Ireland - Fly Tyer IFF 2018

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Frank lives in Glencorrib overlooking his beloved Lough Corrib. Franks life is all about fish and fishing he is a fishery officer on Lough Corrib with I.F.I., a guide an instructor and a devoted angler.

Frank has 35 + years’ experience in Fly Dressing and Game Angling. Frank is a Qualified Game Angling Instructor with APGAI Ireland and S.T.A.N.I.C. in single handed casting and fly dressing. Frank and his brother Robert run the very successful Western Lakes Angling School.  Franks area of expertise is in tying and demonstrating traditional Irish lough flies and is well known for Dabblers. Frank has won most of the major competitions in Ireland and fished a number of times for Ireland

Connaught Cup Winner

National Championship winner

World cup winner

Irish Masters winner

Mc Convale cup winner

Top Irish International winner

Former International Team Capt.

Current Connaught Youth Fly dressing team coach

Recipient of sports star award


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