Picking the Line: Golf More Like Fly Fishing Than You Think

June 4, 2007 By: Marshall Cutchin

“The only possible cast was from where we were standing, high on the bridge directly above the trout. A cast from here would have no cross-current to drag the fly aside. But the fish could not be fought from here.” While defending fly fishing as a non-boring sport, Brian Clarke inadvertently lays the parallels between fly fishing and golf in the U.K.’s Times Online.