A richly illustrated guide that offers precise terms for every part of the cast, with sections on line speed, improving accuracy and distance, loop control, and much more.
"If you're going to get one casting book, get this one, period, exclamation point."--Fly Rod & Reel
From the Back Cover: This remarkable book is for everyone who fishes with a fly rod—or wants to learn.In its first edition, Joan Wulff’s Fly-Casting Techniquesbecame an instant classic, revolutionizing the art form of fly casting and changing how an entire generation approached the sport. Now, withJoan Wulff’s New Fly Casting Techniques, Joan brings her pioneering set of casting “mechanics” to a new audience, offering precise descriptive terms for every part of the cast. Sections are included on improving accuracy and distance, loop control, shooting lines, aerial mending, the double haul, correcting common mistakes, and more. With improvements and refinements on her original techniques, and with a set of extraordinary drawings by David Shepherd, this becomes the most comprehensive book ever written.