The Difference Between Scandi and Underhand Styles of Casting

  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CtrSbHRMFBo Janusz Panicz. My mentor in all things Scandi What is the difference between Scandi and Underhand Casting? First, I would like to thank Llandogo who had this to say about my Underhand casting Goran Anderson style Video: I have used the underhand style of casting for many years and your interpretation is excellent.…Continue reading The Difference Between Scandi and Underhand Styles of Casting

Short shooting heads and long mono leaders make underhand casting unique.

Underhand Casting Goran Andersson Style

What, exactly, is Underhand Casting? What separates underhand casting, Goran Andersson style, from Modern Scandinavian casting, or any other kind of casting, at least at the outset, is the use of very short shooting heads couple with long mono leaders.  We are talking 15′ to 24′ feet long monofilament leaders.  This lends itself well to…Continue reading Underhand Casting Goran Andersson Style

Casting Advice for more Efficient Skagit, Scandinavian and Spey Casting

Here is a conglomeration of Spey casting ideas that can undoubtedly help you become a more efficient Spey caster.   There are as many different ways to cast a two-handed line as there are casters so these tips may not necessarily be considered gospel to everyone out there, but if you eat the meat and…Continue reading Casting Advice for more Efficient Skagit, Scandinavian and Spey Casting

Scandinavian Spey Casting Issues.

Here I am on the river after fishing a beautiful but fishless run, practicing my “underhand” technique before darkness sets in. The most important part about the underhand technique I have experienced and want to improve most is the firing position position before the forward stroke. See below. Janusz Panicz in proper firing position in above…Continue reading Scandinavian Spey Casting Issues.

Scandinavian Casting- learning to use the bottom hand

For more on Scandi Casting see: Some things I’ve Learned about Scandi Casting …  Part 1, Part 2, Casting with a Granbo top hand tamer, Scandi progress report, Scandinavian Casting Faults, Fixes and Improvements and…  Scandinavian Spey Casting Issues. After my last post about Scandit casting, or maybe it is more aptly called Skandit casting, it…Continue reading Scandinavian Casting- learning to use the bottom hand