Mountain Games fly-fishing a prelude to world championships

12th June, 2016 by

By John LaConte

VAIL — Jeremy Sides, of Golden, is a member of Fly Fishing Team USA who dreams of one day competing at the World Championships.The 15-member team selects it’s top five anglers to compete at worlds every year.“Two of those guys have won Mountain Games,” Sides said on Sunday.This year’s World Fly Fishing Championships will be held here in Eagle County in September; it will be the first time the event has taken place in the U.S. in two decades. Ordinarily, the GoPro Mountain Games fly-fishing finals take place on the same or similar waters as what the world’s best will …

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