Single-Handed Spey Casting: Solutions to Casts, Obstructions, Tight Spots, and Other Casting Challenges of Real-Life Fishing
- Covers spey techniques useful for all rods
- Casting techniques practical for everyday fishing situations
Expert spey caster Simon Gawesworth shares casts adapted from two-handed spey casting that enable you to fish the challenging spots most anglers skip. Whether you?re a small-stream angler casting for tough trout or a saltwater fly fisher, Simon has refined spey casts for all one-handed rod needs: the single spey, double spey, snake roll, snap T, side cast, shepherd?s crook, reach cast, and aerial mends. Learn ways to cast a fly to cope with obstructions wherever you find them and whatever water you fish, making it possible for you to fish the waters that frustrate other anglers.About the Author:
Simon Gawesworth has fished in world championships and has taught spey casting throughout the world. His first book, Spey Casting, introduced many to the two-handed rod. He writes for several fly-fishing magazines and produced the video International Spey Casting. He lives in Ammon, Idaho.Review:
Praise for Simon Gawesworth?s first book, Spey Casting"Whether you simply want to know what all the spey-casting buzz is about, or want to become really proficient at spey casting, you need this book."
-Fly Fisherman"Simon Gawesworth?s Spey Casting . . . was one of the first books to combine clear explanation with good sequence photography."
-California Fly Fisher256 pages, 400 color photos, 88 illustrations