Posts in Techy Thursdays

Techy Thursday - Cory Scott On Comp Techniques For Daily Use

Techy Thursday - Cory Scott On Comp Techniques For Daily Use

The competition angler is constantly in search of development, and each and every competition session is a learning exercise in itself, therefore by immersing one’s self in the realm of competitive fly fishing much can be learnt that you can amplify in your everyday fishing to ultimate increase your chances of catching fish..... Read more

by Cory Scott on 08/22/2019
Techy Thursday - Sam Bourne Speaks

Techy Thursday - Sam Bourne Speaks

Welcome to another Techy Takeover from the NZ Fly Fishing Team. Today, we ask Sam Bourne what are the three things you have learnt from competition fishing and what's made the biggest difference for your angling?.... Read more

by Chris Dore on 08/15/2019
Techy Thursday - Lloyd Struthers, Three Things

Techy Thursday - Lloyd Struthers, Three Things

Welcome to another NZ Fly Fishing Team Techy Takeover where this week we have Lloyd Struthers touching on three things comp angling has taught him, and kit he just couldn’t do without..... Read more

by Chris Dore on 08/08/2019
Techy Thursday - Johnny Gummer, Going Through The Motions

Techy Thursday - Johnny Gummer, Going Through The Motions

With the World Fly Fishing Champs in Tasmania kicking off at the end of November we've been lucky enough to get access to the NZ Team members fishy brains for a few Techy Thursdays. First up, Mr Johnny Gummer and how to get yourself out of those mental ruts..... Read more

by John Gummer on 08/01/2019
Techy Thursday - Cory Scott And His Simms Flyweight Wading Boots

Techy Thursday - Cory Scott And His Simms Flyweight Wading Boots

My current number one piece of Manic kit is the new Simms Flyweight boots..... Read more

by Chris Dore on 07/25/2019
Techy Thursday - How To Fish Slow Sinking Fly Lines

Techy Thursday - How To Fish Slow Sinking Fly Lines

One of the most underestimated fly lines out there is the slow intermediate, or ‘hover’ as they're often referred to..... Read more

by Chris Dore on 07/18/2019
Techy Thursday - Fly Fishing Estuaries, Your local Winter Option

Techy Thursday - Fly Fishing Estuaries, Your local Winter Option

You know trout live in tidal estuaries year round right? And with the majority of NZ’s population living somewhat near the coast, chances are there’s a river mouth open near you. So why wait until Spring?.... Read more

by Chris Dore on 07/11/2019
Techy Thursday - Don't Leave Home Without Them

Techy Thursday - Don't Leave Home Without Them

It’s winter and obviously my ‘grab n go’ summertime pack has needed a reset. Where tiny dry flies once dominated, bright, flashy streamers and bullet weights now sit and that.... Read more

by Chris Dore on 06/27/2019
Techy Thursday - Spey Casting & the 180 Degree Rule

Techy Thursday - Spey Casting & the 180 Degree Rule

A lot of budding spey casters get so caught up in the latest and greatest casts or fanging for distance, without understanding the most essential of casting fundamentals.... Read more

by Chris Dore on 06/20/2019
Techy Thursday - Plan Your Swing

Techy Thursday - Plan Your Swing

The ability to read the water will often make or break your spey session, and the ability to understand and control your swing are two things that set aside the guy getting the eats and everyone else..... Read more

by Chris Dore on 06/13/2019