Originally Posted by lbz_2006
The idea behind Czech nymphing is that your basically using your leader and the length of the rod only. Keeping the flyline out of the water is supposed to give less drag and a more natural drift. The added length of the rod allows you to lift the rod as the fly approaches you and avoids slack that could cause you to miss a bite. That being said, I'm a terrible trout fisherman but I read alot.