Mud Hole Rod Building Classes

Have you ever wanted to build your own fishing rod but don't know where to start? This is the class for you. Our rod building classes are taught by top professional rod builders with extensive knowledge of all the state of the art techniques and components that build today's top- performing custom rods. Although there are myriad learning materials available to help you learn the craft, there is nothing quite like face-to-face hands-on instruction. The class also includes over $100 in products you keep!


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2 Day Rod Building Course

Our rod building classes are a 2-day event. During the class students will learn all of the proper techniques for building a custom rod start-to- finish.

Day 1:  Some of the techniques covered on day 1 include selecting the right components, spining blanks, attaching tip-tops, thread wrapping, cork reaming, guide placement and applying finish.

$100 In Products:  You will receive over $100 in products including a CRB hand wrapper, rod blank, reel seat, handle, guides, tip top, thread, decals...and more! You will actually build your own fishing rod and take it home!

Day 2:  On day 2 you'll pick up your finished rod and be treated to free advanced skills demonstrations – going beyond the basics, where instructors will give lessons in marbling, decorative wraps, custom cork handles, basic weaving, and custom inlays.


Rod Building Class Schedule

Event LocationEvent DateEvent TimesSeats AvailableEvent Price
San Antonio, TX5/7/2016Sat. 9am-7pm

Sun. 9am-12pm
Sold Out$149
San Diego, CA5/21/2016Sat. 9am-7pm

Sun. 9am-12pm
Yes$149
Orlando, FL6/11/2016Sat. 9am-7pm

Sun. 9am-12pm
Sold Out$125
Phoenix, AZ8/20/2016Sat. 9am-7pm

Sun. 9am-12pm
Yes$149
Houston, TX9/10/2016Sat. 9am-7pm

Sun. 9am-12pm
Yes$149
Orlando, FL9/24/2016Sat. 9am-7pm

Sun. 9am-12pm
Yes$125
Sacramento, CA10/15/2016Sat. 9am-7pm

Sun. 9am-12pm
Yes$149
Chicago, IL11/5/2016Sat. 9am-7pm

Sun. 9am-12pm
Yes$149
Orlando, FL11/19/2016Sat. 9am-7pm

Sun. 9am-12pm
Yes$125
Orlando, FL1/14/2017Sat. 9am-7pm

Sun. 9am-12pm
Yes$125
Monroe Township, NJ1/28/2017Sat. 9am-7pm

Sun. 9am-12pm
Yes$149
Charlotte, NC2/4/2017Sat. 9am-7pm

Sun. 9am-12pm
Yes$149

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Mass / RI DIY Rod Building Class (04/02/2016)

Holiday Inn Taunton-Foxboro Area

700 Myles Standish Blvd

Taunton, MA 02780

P: +1 508-823-0430
$149.00
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Baltimore DIY Rod Building Class (04/23/2016)

Holiday Inn Baltimore - Inner Harbor

301 W Lombard St

Baltimore, MD 21201

P: +1 877-834-3613



Use group rate code "MUD"
$149.00
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San Antonio DIY Rod Building Class (05/07/2016)

Crowne Plaza San Antonio Airport

1111 NE Loop 410

San Antonio, TX 78209

P: +1 210-828-9031
$149.00
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Orlando DIY Rod Building Class (06/11/2016)

Holiday Inn UCF

1724 N Alafaya Trl

Orlando, FL 32826

P: +1 800-780-5727
$125.00
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Phoenix DIY Rod Building Class (08/20/2016)

Holiday Inn & Suites Phoenix Airport

3220 S. 48th Street

Phoenix, AZ 85040

P: +1 480-543-1700
$149.00
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Houston DIY Rod Building Class (09/10/2016)

Crowne Plaza Houston River Oaks

2712 Southwest Freeway

Houston, TX 77098

P: +1 713-523-8448
$149.00
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Orlando DIY Rod Building Class (09/24/2016)

Holiday Inn UCF

1724 N Alafaya Trl

Orlando, FL 32826

P: +1 800-780-5727
$125.00
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Sacramento DIY Rod Building Class (10/15/2016)

Holiday Inn Express and Suites

2224 Auburn Blvd

Sacramento, CA 95821

P: +1 916-923-1100
$149.00
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Chicago DIY Rod Building Class (11/05/2016)

Holiday Inn Itasca

860 W Irving Park Road

Itasca, IL 60143

P: +1 630-773-2340
$149.00
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Orlando DIY Rod Building Class (11/19/2016)

Holiday Inn UCF

1724 N Alafaya Trl

Orlando, FL 32826

P: +1 800-780-5727
$125.00
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Orlando DIY Rod Building Class (01/14/2017)

Holiday Inn UCF

1724 N Alafaya Trl

Orlando, FL 32826

P: +1 800-780-5727
$125.00
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New Jersey DIY Rod Building Class (01/28/2017)

Crowne Plaza Monroe South Brunswick

390 Forsgate Drive

Monroe Township, NJ 08831

P: +1 609-655-4775
$149.00
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Charlotte DIY Rod Building Class (02/04/2017)

Holiday Inn Charlotte Airport

2707 Little Rock Road

Charlotte, NC 28214

P: +1 704-972-3257
$149.00
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Minneapolis DIY Rod Building Class (03/04/2017)

Crowne Plaza Bloomington

5401 Green Valley Drive

Bloomington, MN 55437

P:+1 952-831-8000
$149.00
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