What's happening...

The Angling Coaching Initiative is holding ten full coaching sessions over the May to September period, for existing anglers of all abilities or new anglers. These sessions are designed to appeal to both juniors and adults, to increase your knowledge about coarse fishing and on how to improve your fishing generally.

So, come on – Get Fishing!

Cost: One student £7.50, two students same family £12, family of 3 £15. (PayPal accepted on ACI website or post to address )

Booking: Booking is required. Contact Chris Burt, details below. There are ten separate dates, sign up for as many as you wish! For those who just want to try fishing for a short period, look for our three “Family Days” which offer a free short trial. ALL DATES are shown in date order throughout this website, for more details you can also visit ACI on https://anglingcoachinginitiative.co.uk/

Times: 9.30am – 2pm

Venue: Seabrook’s Reservoir, Church Lane, Little Leighs, Chelmsford CM3 1PQ

Perfect for: Families and kids of all ages and experience levels. People under the age of 18, or vulnerable people under 21 years old must be accompanied by a responsible adult.

What happens on the day: Coaching sessions for existing anglers of all abilities or new anglers. The ACI team is also introducing the CAST coaching scheme which rewards students when they have demonstrated a level of competency as they progress with their angling skills.

Tackle & bait: Everything is provided – just book in and join us.

In partnership with: Angling Coaching Initiative.

Anything else? Outdoor events are weather dependent so please bring something to keep you dry and/or sunblock and a drink. For events including “game angling” we recommend that you wear a hat and glasses/sunglasses to protect your head and eyes while casting.

Disability information: Volunteers and coaches at Get Fishing events are provided with essential best practice guidance on working with and planning events for disabled and mobility impaired people. Please check with the venue contact for specific details of facilities available.


Enquiries & Booking:
Chris Burt
07917 781299

Angling Trust Contact:
Daniel Williams
Angling Development Officer (North)
Angling Trust
07854 240 368