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Old 05-26-2012, 07:45 AM
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Default Re: What is considered a far cast?

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Originally Posted by addni View Post
Precisely. When I got some casting lessons from a FFF Master instructor, he battered that into me: Be able to cast to where the fish is, not the measuring tape.
Focus on good form, timing & presentation. The rest will automatically show up
I wonder if he was one of the Master Certified Casting Instructors who entered the 5 weight casting competition at our annual FFF conclave where the distance portion was cause for bragging rights.

Sometimes it's just plain fun to cast for distance. Besides being a skill that takes practice to do well, it develops good form and is a skill that comes in mighty handy on many occasions. Besides, chicks dig it!

Ain't no downside to casting well.
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