Casting Technique

Tune up your technique to maximize opportunity when it comes along.

Think of your rod as a gun, with the top guide as a sight. Start with the rod vertical, and make a sharp cast.George Poveromo
The line should flow off the spool with ease. Keep your fingers close to the rod.George Poveromo
Overhand casts are preferable when casting to fish offshore, and use power to compensate for wind.George Poveromo
When casting to structure, like mangroves, side-arm casts often work best, casting parallel to the water.George Poveromo