HOW TO CAST LIKE A LEGEND: DISTANCE

THE SECOND of our two cheat sheets from Echo Fly Fishing head honchos, Tim Rajeff and Katherine Hunt (both renowned master casting instructors), the following tips (involving cool-looking loops, nerf balls and marbles) will help you get better distance in your cast.   Tim and Katherine’s 6 rules for Distance: 1. The higher the line [...]

By |2019-04-24T09:14:44+02:00April 24th, 2019|Categories: Articles|Tags: , , , , , |0 Comments

HOW TO CAST LIKE A LEGEND: THE BASICS

TOWARDS the end of last year, we had Tim Rajeff and Kath Hunt of Echo Fly Fishing visit us in South Africa as part of their countrywide tour, running casting clinics in Cape Town, Durban and Johannesburg. They brought with them a bunch of Airlflo lines and a quiver of rods from the new Riverglass [...]

By |2019-04-25T06:43:18+02:00April 24th, 2019|Categories: Articles|Tags: , , , , , |0 Comments

THE MURDER BIRD

From world champion caster, to building iconic fly lodges, rod building at G.Loomis and building his own brand in Echo Fly Fishing – if a life of variety, self-determination and hard-earned respect is worth coveting – Tim Rajeff is killing it. “If I could be any bird in the world, I’d be that one you [...]

By |2019-05-27T09:20:11+02:00March 22nd, 2019|Categories: Articles|Tags: , , , , , |0 Comments

BEHIND THE BOKONG

IT'S ALL VERY WELL HAVING A SPECIAL VALLEY AND BIG FISH (browns, rainbows and yellows), but without community and sustainability there’s no point. Off the back of our Issue 4 story (The Legend of F#@k You Valley), we chatted to Tourette Fishing’s Rob Scott, Keith Clover and Ed Truter about the Bokong River and their [...]

By |2019-05-28T19:40:33+02:00August 2nd, 2017|Categories: Articles|Tags: , , , , |0 Comments