Next Class August 19th

F1 Fishing Class – August 19th

Next Chicago Area fishing class – SATURDAY – August 19th.
Registration is open and can you register here using PayPal, Visa, MasterCard or American Express.

Register for Chicago Fishing School classes here:

Classes will be taught by U.S.A. Fishing Team member Johnny Wilkins. Our 3-class series F1 – F3 is for all levels! The system you will learn is easy for anyone to learn and will help you catch so many more fish. Enjoy the sport, spend less money and fish close to home. You will also enjoy your vacation fishing so much more! We teach inexpensive, easy-to use system that fish can’t ignore. Say goodbye to piles and piles of equipment you don’t use and save a lot of money. Discover great fishing with this system all around Chicago.

Note- You can take all 3 classes on the same day – August 19th! This will include a shopping hour also following the F2 class – where you can get help picking out rods, reels, tackle and save 10%!!

Mark your calendars, Save the Dates:

• F1 Fishing Class – August 19th (9 a.m. – 10:30 a.m.)
• F2 Fishing Class – August 19th (11 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.)
(The first two classes will take place at Lee’s Bait & Tackle in Elk Grove Village)
• F3 Fishing Class – August 19th (2:30 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.) –
(The final class in the series will take place on the water –

Directions to F3 Fishing Class:
42.016869,-88.018333 are the GPS coordinates…
South Pool of Busse Woods – 1st parking spaces when you see the water) The entrance is of the road right by Alexian Brothers Hospital – Beisner Road Entrance off of Biesterfield – take Beisner road to first entrance on left – take that to first parking spaces on left. Water and class is on your left.

Your Instructor is World Class 
3-Time U.S. Open Fishing Medalist, 3-Time World Championships (Team U.S.A.) competition specialist. Johnny will use his experience from traveling the World and competing in bank fishing competitions to help you jump-start your fish catching. Not just your fishing, but he will immediately put you on catching – something books, videos, tackle stores & “Pros” neglect to do. They do a great job of making you buy lures – Johnny will help you gear up with fish-catching equipment (NOT LURES).

The fishing experience learned in 10 years of fishing highest level competitions will help your shore and boat fishing – no matter your level of experience.  He teaches you how to get simple, inexpensive gear and how to out-catch others with many more years of experience.

Winter Fishing Class

Did you miss out last season or want to get an early jump on the 2017 fishing season? The Chicago Fishing School will be offering winter fishing classes to get you set to catch this Spring! Classes start in March and are mostly held indoors where we can learn in warm conditions. Our class takes place in Elk Grove Village.  To get in on these classes – call 630.235.2162.

You will learn:

  • Catching More Fish
  • Catching Larger Fish
  • Fishing Setups (Rigs)
  • Fishing Tackle (Note – we offer a free tackle shopping session and fishing tackle discount!).
  • Casting
  • Speedfishing
  • PowerFishing
  • What NOT to buy. (Taking this class will save you $100s of dollars and tons of lost time).
  • Learn why you are not catching fish
  • Inexpensive and awesome fishing gear (None of our equipment is expensive or cost-prohibitive!).

Ice Fishing?

If you are interested in trying ice fishing – you can book a session on the ice. All gear is supplied (except for warm boots). We’ll drill the holes, show up with gear and even a warm place to fish! Shelter provided along with great fishing gear (pro ice fishing rods) and all the excitement of pulling fish through a hole in the ice.

We have select ultra-safe lakes and only go when conditions are completely safe for us as a group.

Our warm hut even comes with a floor to keep your feet warm. We will fish in a 55 degree environment on most days. Groups up to 3 can book a trip with us. Larger groups can participate but will need to share the warming house and fish outside. Call 630.235.2162 to book an ice fishing trip around the Chicago suburbs.