Spey casting tips and fly fishing intention is covered in episode 004 of the Fly Fishing Podcast this week. I had the pleasure of talking to Brian Chou who is a spey casting expert, spey line technician and all around cool guy.
Brian has influenced some of the largest fly rod and fly line companies in the industry and nerds out on why he loves it all. Brian provides a bunch of great tips, gets us thinking about fishing with intention and talks about the Soul River Runs Deep.
Click below to listen to the Podcast with Brian Chou:
Show Notes with Brian Chou
17:23 – The Rip City Fly Pattern is one of Brian’s classic patterns with the Red and Black that supports the Blazers.
20:49 – Pete Humphries describes the spey cast here on Anchored here
27:54 – Mel Krieger
28:39 – Interview with Jack Mitchel from The Evening Hatch
31:15 – Brian has done some work with the Steelheaders Journal in the past including reviewing rods and lines,
36:14 – Jack Charlton and Charlton Reels
37:25 – Harry Huff
49:54 – Dan Gapon – Watch Dan tie the Muddler here
58:38 – Soul River Runs Deep
I wanted to say thanks again to Brian for taking the time to chat with me and providing all of the great content.
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