A trailing loop is when the leading leg of the casting loop falls listed below the bottom leg. This triggers the 2 legs to cross, which is a dish for catastrophe. Trailing loops are a typical fly casting issue, however it does not take excessive work to get your casting back on track. The primary reasons for trailing loops are subduing, the forward cast, utilizing too short a casting stroke, or attempting too tough to “punch” the last cast for more range.

Peter Kutzer, head trainer of the Manchester, Vermont, ORVIS Fly Fishing School is here to assist you decipher and repair precisely why your having problem with trailing loops in your cast. Peter discusses what you require to do to repair these issues and produce a smooth loop to lower tangles.

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