George Daniels's Reality Czech

January 4, 2009 By: Marshall Cutchin

“In the same context, the high-stick Euro system, particularly when combined with longer rods, places demands beyond the physical range of most fly-fishermen. ‘I lift weights, but even then I feel pain and fatigue after an hour or so.'” Check out George Daniel’s advice on the role of various “Euro-style” nymphing techniques in Charlie Meyers’s piece on the upcoming Fly Fishing Show in Denver. Daniels, one of the most successful fly fishing competitors of his era, clears the air about when it comes to European-style nymphing and its effectiveness in various situations and for different levels of angling skill.