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First published before January 1st 2001 - More than 14 years ago
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Become a better fly fisherFishing methods, species, ways to catch more fish - Learn fly casting - Become a better fly caster
This article tries to explain in simple terms what it is to fish with a fly - fly-fish or flyfish.
If you want to lie about your catches, you might as well do it properly. Here's a story about how not to do, and a tool to help you.
Am I dumb or what? Who would fish with a broken hook? Well, a lot of people do, actually. I do now and then, although rarely on purpose.
Once a fish has taken your fly there's a number of different ways to react. This article will try to help you hook more fish by adapting your strike or hook set.
The debate about whether to use the right hand or the left hand on the fly reel is almost as old as fly-fishing itself. Let's look a bit rationally on the issue at hand...