Stevie Munn is from Co. Antrim, he has fly fished all his life, well from about the age of six or seven, he is now a member of the Marryat World Champion Fly Rod team, Partridge Pro Team, Regal Pro Team and also a qualified Advanced Professional Game Angling Instructor in Fly Tying and Fly Casting with APGAI-Ireland and an APGAI fly casting instructor.
Stevie teaches fly casting and fly tying to all levels from beginner to advanced and has also given lessons at many schools. He has also won fly casting competitions including 2 Accuracy Casting Championships in England in the 1990s and at the CLA game fair 2011. Stevie helped set a new World record in fly casting which was done for the charity Help the Heroes, 141 miles of fly casting with Stevie setting the high score of 627 casts at distance in 30 mins.
Stevie has been a Professional guide and fly fisher for many years for trout, salmon and a lough run wild brown trout called the Dollaghan which runs his local rivers to spawn, that said he will fish for any fish that will take a fly He has won many fly fishing competitions though mostly now fishes for pleasure.
Stevie hosts fishing trips worldwide and can help you if you want to fish many of the Game angler’s paradises including Iceland, Norway, Canada and Argentina as well as his native Ireland, North and South.
Stevie fly patterns have appeared in many angling books including Malcolm Greenhalgh’s new book ‘A guide to fishing flies from around the World'. He also writes articles in many angling magazines including Irish Countrysports and Country Life Magazine, Irish Angler, Total Flyfisher, Trout & Salmon, Flyfishing & Fly Tying and Chasing Silver of which he is the Field Editor in Ireland. He has fished many venues throughout the world but is most at home fishing on one of the large Irish loughs or rivers, for wild Trout, Dollaghan or Salmon.
Stevie has given fly tying and casting demos, at many game and fly fairs over the years, including the World of Fly Fishing in Germany, The CLA Game Fair in England, Angling Ireland, Irish Game Fairs, The Dutch Fly Fair, Rio Grande Fly Fishers in TDF and The British Fly Fair.