CASTING TIPS: STEP 1

Technique is important - this is how you should prepare to cast.

CASTING TIPS: STEP 2

Leaders will help you confidently hit that cast with extra oomph.

CASTING TIPS: STEP 3

If leaders are banned, then spool up with tapered line!

CASTING TIPS: STEP 4

If there is rough ground or serious snags, reach for Armakord!

CASTING TIPS: STEP 5

Ed Betteridge prefers the Tournament shape for long-range work.

CASTING TIPS: STEP 6

A simple Hybrid lead clip and tubing is perfect for range work.

CASTING TIPS: STEP 7

The addition of an anti-tangle sleeve will reduce tangles even further.

CASTING TIPS: STEP 8

Mark your lines to hit the same spot every time.

CASTING TIPS: STEP 9

Rods of at least 3.5lb test curve will help enormously.

CASTING TIPS: STEP 10

When using leaders, always position the knot at the back of the spool, so it can't catch the line.

CASTING TIPS: STEP 11

A finger stall should ALWAYS be used when going for the big chuck.

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Casting Tips Mechanics

Casting further is all about tackle and techniques. We've assembled a list of tips that'll help you cast further the next time you need to give it the big 'un!