Rod tip up.


*NOTE,Today's blog is about Single hand and for the peoples who fish Yamame,Iwana,Rainbow and Hako Steel head.NOT about spey using 2 hand for bigger salmon,steel head and big Rainbows Browns at big river,

It is important to keep your rod tip up.When you are fly fishing here inb Japan.
After casting,you put your fly line to your finger which your are holding your fly rod.After that your fly will come to your side while dead drifting.You better keep your rod tip up,After the casting,To make sure that your fly line does not keep faster water by your side,To make fly dead drift.When yhe fly dead drift.even Yamame will rise to your fly so slowy.It makes your hooking so easy,Gentry.After success hooking fly carefully,You also better keep rod tip up.To all fish power to be at rod's butt section and if you are using med to slower action,Like bamboo rod or glass rods with softer tip.That flexcible tip works great to protect your tiny tippets,Head shaking,and Rolling fight.But it is still to early to yale at river till you get your trophy in to your lunding net and release those beauty native safely as soon as you could.

Best fishes,
Maki san.
at inter net cafe,room no 111.