The 40th FIPS-Mouche World Fly Fishing Championship 2020, Kuusamo
Participants are expected to join from over 30 different countries, altogether over 250 persons. Competition centre will be located in Ruka village.
Preliminary competition venues located to Kuusamo, Taivalkoski and Salla areas. River sections will cover over 20 km on Kuusinki, Kitka and Kosto rivers. There will also be practising sections on Oulanka and Savina rivers. Competition lakes will be chosen among Porontima, Petäjälampi, Säkkilänjärvi and Ajakka.
World Fly Fishing Championship 2020:
Experience Ruka and Kuusamo during the event:
09:00-12:00 First session
Session 1: Sector 1, Kitkajoki, Kuusamo. Main species Grayling (Thymallus thymallus). Bank, wading allowed.
09:00-12:00 Fourth session
Session 4: Sector 4, Kylmäluoma lake, Taivalkoski. Species White Fish (Coregonus lavaretus) and Brown trout (Salmo trutta). Fishing from a boat.