Casting For Recovery New Mexico has extended the application deadline to Monday for women in New Mexico and the Texas Panhandle to apply for its 2011 Fly-Fishing Retreat, according to a news release from the organization.
Casting For Recovery New Mexico is a non-profit organization that provides fly-fishing retreats tailored for women who have or have had breast cancer, the release said.
The two-and-a-half day retreat at Philmont Scout Ranch in Cimarron will teach participants the fundamentals of fly-casting, entomology, knot-tying and equipment basics, the release said.
There is no cost to participants to attend, other than travel and the purchase of a fishing license.
Applications are available online www.castingforrecovery.org.