Originally Posted by tpcollins
When casting and when the line starts to straighten out as it nears the water - what is the reason that the front 6'-8' goes limp and doesn't straighten out (besides poor casting technique)? Is the rod overloaded or underloaded with that amount of line in the air? Thanks.
It is hard to say why the cast is not straightening without a video. We can guess but if you want to know what is going on and how to correct it, either see a casting instructor or post a video.