Instructors Profile


I began fishing at the early age of 11 years old on the spate rivers of the West Coast of Scotland, now with over 40 years experience, fishing all over the UK and the rest of the world. It has allowed me to persue my passion of guiding and providing tuition on a regular basis. I hold the APGAI (Advance Professional Game Angling Instructor) for single and double handed disciplines, FFI THCI Casting Instructor, these being the some to most highly regarded awards in Game Angling. He also has completed UKCC L2 licenced coach with the SANA

I maintian my personnel development on a regular basis ensuring that I continue to develop my own skills which enables me to provide the best service to my clients for tuition and guiding. Based in Ayr, Stirling and Edinburgh throughout the year allows me easy access to some great rivers and stillwaters.

I offer professional tuition/coaching and guiding in fly fishing and fly casting mainly on the West Coast of Scotland and across the UK as a professional APGAI, GAIC and FFI qualified instructor. I also provide mentoring services for those who wish to undertake professional assessments with for both single and double handed assessments and the Fly Fishers International (FFI) THCI double handed assessments.

The years of dedication to Game Angling has now led to becoming a proud member of the Sage International Pro Guide Team, representing and promoting SageRedington & Rio throughout the UK and abroad.