Cortland lines up youth fly champs backing

The 19th Word Youth Championships will again be sponsored by the world-renowned fly line company Cortland Line.

The championships will be held in Trentino, Italy and will take place from July 18th to 24th.

There are expected to be between 12 and 15 teams competing from all over the world and Cortland pro team member and former World Champion, Valerio Santi Amantini will be on hand to present the prizes.

Paul Vekemans, first vice-president of Fips Mouche, the organisers of the championships, said: “We are so grateful that Cortland Line Co.was again willing to fulfil the role of main sponsor for the World Youth Fly Fishing Championships.

“They understand that the young anglers are the future of our beloved sport and with the help of Cortland we are able to support teams that would otherwise not have the financial possibility to compete.”