Category Archives: Pro Team

Gary Barnes

Gary BarnesBorn and raised in Eastern Idaho on the banks of the beautiful South Fork reach of the Snake River, is where Gary Barnes passion for fly fishing began.  He started fishing and exploring the South Fork at the young age of six which evolved into a passion of tying flies starting in his early […]

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Hans van Klinken

Hans van Klinken

About Hans – Semperfli AmbassadorHans van Klinken retired from the army in April 2012. After a 35-year career, Hans left his position as Commander of the Royal Dutch Army Gunnery School. His retirement hours are consumed with fly fishing, fly tying, workshops, classes, lectures, writing, photography, and when he does find some spare time available, […]

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Hans van Klinken Biography

Hans van Klinken TeachingHans van Klinken retired from the army in April 2012. After a 35-year career, Hans left his position as Commander of the Royal Dutch Army Gunnery School. His retirement hours are consumed with fly fishing, fly tying, workshops, classes, lectures, writing, photography, and when he does find some spare time available, he […]

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Gary Barnes MSU Legged Caddis

Gary Barnes Flies

Gary Barnes MSU RangeHmmm… MSU what is that Gary… well playtime MSU Is (M)ake (S)**T (U)p lol. Its experimentation time where I play with materials to see how they behave and fish. From dries to streamers, mymphs to chironomids. Here you will see lots of Nano Silk, Straggle String and Semperfli materials played with to […]

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Paul Procter On Semperfli Youtube

Paul Procter

About PaulBest known for his prolific writing in the UK’s leading publications, Trout & Salmon and Trout Fisherman, Paul is a qualified AAPGAI instructor at Masters level and is regarded by many to be in the forefront of UK fly fishers and fly tyers. Based in Cumbria, with some 30 years fly fishing experience, Paul […]

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Simon Johansson

Simon Johansson Joins The Semperfli Pro Team

My name is Simon Johansson, originally from Sweden and currently living in the beautiful town of Bern, Switzerland. I am 24 years old and enjoying my dream job in a fishing shop. I started tying flies when I was around 14 years old after finding an old fly tying kit at my grandparents’ house. I […]

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Jan de Hass

Jan de Haas Joins The Semperfli Pro Team

We are delighted to be working with Jan de Haas on our Pro Team. We asked Jan to tell us a bit more about his fly tying so we could share it with you…. “Hello my name is Jan de Haas I’m 58 years old and I live in a small town of Dongen in […]

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