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How I Teach MCI Task 4 by Dayle Mazzarella

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Task 3 by Dayle Mazzarella with Video by Bill Wheeler

The article for preparing for task 3 can be found below. The accompanying video can be found at https://vimeo.com/196007308 Members will have received the password to view the video in the email notification. If you would like the password please contact me … Continue reading

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Professional Casting Instructor Workshop – January 21, 2017

Professional Casting Instructor Workshop (An opportunity to jump to another level.) Continuing Education Program under the auspices of the Casting Board of Governors / International Federation of Fly Fishers This is your invitation to join other Casting Instructors in an … Continue reading

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Task 2 by Dayle Mazzarella

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Casting Practice by Lefty Kreh

Many years ago I attached yarn to the leader when casting. I was never satisfied with the results for the little yarn ball never felt like a fly but more like a miniature parachute, making it difficult for the tippet … Continue reading

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Rick Hartman Slides

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Overloading by Daniel le Breton

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Physics of Overhead Fly Casting by Daniel le Breton

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Backcast Tracking by Gordy Hill

Great thread, here!   Some really good suggestions from both Gail and Scott.  I use ground casting as a teaching tool often.  Hard to “mal track” when doing that.  I recall one instructor doing what Scott does with the flat … Continue reading

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Energy Budget of the Cast by Daniel le Breton. Illustrations by John Symonds

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