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Old 04-23-2005, 01:29 PM
squamdryfly squamdryfly is offline
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Thank you to all who have replied to my problem. I really do appreciate it. I was out yesterday with an eight wt rod on some still water and my cast felt much better. I was trying to time my forward and back cast and really concentrated on easing into the beginning of each stroke.

My father taught me how to fly fish a long time ago age 12 or so. I am now really working on my cast. There is so much that I just didn't know. I have been reading Mel and Leftys books. The more info I cram into my little pea brain the more twisted I feel during my cast.

I think you are right I need to have an instructor take a peek at my casting stroke. I will get it straight someday.......

Please keep the pointers coming I need it,

Life long student...(Greg)
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