The American Cup
Vail Valley anglers get ready! The American Cup Fly Fishing Tournament is coming to Vail September 9-14. This years event is going to feature competition that is anything but stale. Anglers will compete against each other in this catch and release event, to see who will be the proud holder of the American Cup.
Date September 09-14, 2014
Location Vail, CO
“THE AMERICA CUP FLY FISHING TOURNAMENT
The America Cup Fly Fishing Tournament is a catch and release, fly-fishing tournament with International, U.S., Men’s, Women’s, Youth and Adaptive anglers competing on the best trout waters in Colorado. 5 person teams compete for gold, silver, and bronze medals and The Cup. The tournament is organized and operated to promote U.S. and international competition in the sport of fly fishing and to p
rovide program and monetary support to Project Healing Waters Fly Fishing, whose mission is to assist in the physical and emotional rehabilitation of disabled active duty military personnel and veterans through fly fishing and fly tying education and outings. In past years we have hosted international teams from Poland, Ireland, Hungary, Japan, Canada, and Australia as well as US teams including USA Youth Fly Fishing Team, Colorado Youth Team, Team North Carolina, Team Wyoming, Team Stonefly and Team USA, to name a few. This is the largest Fips-Mouche style fly fishing tournament in the United States with up to 80 Anglers competing for 3 days.”
For more information about the American Cup click here.
La Tour Style Fishing
We may not be able to catch fish, but you can rest assured that Chef Paul Ferzaccacan prepare you a delectable seafood meal. If you’re looking to enjoy a day filled with fish, look no further. While the fly fishing tournament entertains you during the day, La Tour will delight your tastes buds at night. We hope to see you there, and we cannot wait to serve you!