Welcome to our seventh installment of "Ask a Fly-Fishing Instructor," starring our own Peter Kutzer, who works at the Manchester, Vermont, Fly Fishing School. A couple months ago, we asked you to post some questions about your biggest casting problems. Reader "Bill E." wrote,
How about some help with hauling and double hauling.
In this lesson, Peter explains why the double haul is useful for adding distance to the cast and taking pressure off your casting arm and wrist. The he demonstrates exactly what you need to do for a successful double haul, from the right timing to the proper length of your haul. If you've got more questions for Peter, post them below, and we'll address each casting problem in a new video.