The Trout Anglers Federation of Ireland (TAFI) have announced that following inspections by International Sport Fishing Federation (Fips Mouche) delegates the 2013 World Youth Fly Fishing Championships have been officially awarded to Ireland.

The championship will be fished over 4 days on mixed River and Lake venues from 22 July to 25 July both north and south of the border and will be jointly hosted by the Ulster and Leinster Provincial Councils on behalf of TAFI.