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CHRIS REEVES @ Fishing Class.  Home


Looking for Coaching, Fishing lessons, Fly tying lessons and advice or just browsing? I'm sure you will find something here


I am an all round angler and have fished for many different species all over the world . I regularly compete in coarse and fly fishing matches . I have over 50 years of fishing experience.

I’ve been tying flies and flyfishing for over 25 years and I’m hugely passionate and enthusiastic about both.


I am a Level 2 coach for Coarse angling

I hold the Level 2 coaching qualification for Game angling

I'm qualified as a GAIA Fly Tying instructor

I have also successfully completed a fly fishing guiding course at an Orvis endorsed lodge in the United States

Professional bodies   

I am  a member of the Professional Anglers Association. (PAA)

I am a member of the Angling Trust coach licence scheme


I am insured with the Angling Trust, under the Coach licence scheme. 

I am also insured with the Professional Anglers Association

I hold a current First Aid certificate

I am DBSchecked and have completed a Safeguarding course. 


Use this website to:

  • Contact me for Coarse fishing lessons or coaching
  • Order top quality flies, either tied to your own specifications or from my tried and tested patterns
  • See what materials I’m using and what you can buy from me
  • Contact me about fly tying classes, guided fishing and  and flyfishing instruction
  • Seer my favourite fly patterns and how to tie them 
  • See where I have been or will be fishing, and what tackle and flies to take.
  • Look up a few of the books that have inspired and helped me and may give you some new ideas
  • Learn about some of the flytyers who developed the techniques we take for granted today
  • Find links to other useful websites

  • I would be more than happy to help you with your fishing endeavours, fly tying or both.  I am based in Surrey but am generally willing to travel, within reason and given sufficient notice!

Contact me on:


Phone/ fax number
From the UK: 01932 341 043
From abroad: +44 1932 341 043


E-mail address


Or via this website