Fishing Courses

Czech Republic

Course Details
Czech and French Nymphing - Cost 275€

Czech nymphing and French nymphing are the most effective river fly fishing methods developed especially for grayling by the European competition fly fishermen.

Masterclass is provided and guided by Jan Siman
Friday: evening arrival
Saturday: theory, practice, fishing best spots, fly tying
Sunday: practice, fishing best spots, testing competition rods
Monday: departure
Extra days guided fishing prior and after masterclass date are possible, we can also arrange transport from Prague airport to the masterclass location or car rental at reasonable prices
Spoken language: English
Maximum 6 persons per course

Vltava at Dobra - Sumava National Park
Vltava at Rozmberk
Volynka at Strakonice
Otava at Susice
Jizera and Kamenice rivers at Zelezny Brod
The locations are subject to change per fishing situation, water level conditions and interest of the participants.

Masterclass price includes
teaching and guiding, fly selection, leaders

Masterclass price does not include
Czech State fishing license (4€)
One week fishing permit (68€)
Accommodation - Pension at the location of the Masterclass
Bed and Breakfast (3x 20€) , Lunch (2x 8€), Dinner (3x 8€)
Transport costs

Participants will be awarded an additional 20% discount on all Siman products within the masterclass. Please let us know what you need in the way of products in advance.

Suggested tackle
Fly rod - length 8´6" - 10´, AFTMA 2-4
Floating fly line DT2F - DT4F, or WF2F-WF4F
Czech nymphs sizes 10-16, gold bead (tungsten) nymphs sizes 12-18, Small dries
Tippets 5X-8X
Waders - Chest height preferred
Polaroid glasses
Fly tying equipment

We can provide you all tackle you need, just ask
If you are interesting in an individual Masterclass, we can organize it for you, just tell us what date and location you prefer and we will put together a package offer for you.

Contact us for more details.


Jan is probably one of the best Czech Nymph specialists in the world, to have him teach on his favourite rivers is a real treat for anyone who takes this style seriously and would like to learn from this Master