His father introduced him to fishing at a very early age. Since 1985 the skilled fish farmer has almost exclusively engaged in fly fishing and made his hobby his profession. He’s been working as a professional full-time guide in Austria for several years now.

As a member of the EFFA-Europe he passed the exams for Basic- and Master-Instructor and was also a member of the EFFA-Advisory-Board and the EFFA-Board-Governors. Uwe has gained a high degree of popularity through his casting demonstrations at conventions and trade shows all over Europe.

For many years Uwe cooperated with the Vision Flyfishing company and also belonged to their Vision World Team. Since 2012 he’s also been working with Flyfishing Europe. In the meantime he can look back on many years of experience as a successful instructor at fly fishing courses and has fished in many international destinations in sweet as well as salt waters.