The Tennessee Valley region conducted their regional casting competition May 11th at Audubon Acres in Chattanooga, TN. The event was hosted by the Chattanooga Program and five programs across the region participated in the competition. Congratulations to Henry Stockman, USMC, from the Chattanooga Program for winning first place! Watch the short video below:

The competition is open to disabled veterans and disabled military service personnel actively participating with PHWFF Programs and will be facilitated by volunteer-run programs around the country.  The PHWFF Casting Competition Finals will take place during the Fly Fishers International Fair in Boise, Idaho August 8 – 11, 2018.  Read more: Disabled Veterans to compete in nationwide fly fishing competition

 

Related: The Inaugural Project Healing Waters Fly Fishing Casting Competition

The Casting Competition was made possible by a grant from the Bob Woodruff Foundation (BWF).  BWF leverages its expertise and collaborative network to find, fund and shape innovative programs that help our impacted veterans, service members and their families thrive. Receiving a grant from BWF is an honor that recognizes the dedication, focus and effectiveness of our staff, volunteers and supporters.