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Czech Nymph and Other Related Fly Fishing Methods by Karel Krivanec

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The Czech nymph has been a fly fishing phenomenon that has won convents all over the world and to all of them, as well as newcomers to the sport, this book will prove invaluable in creating a greater understanding of the technique of short-nymphing under the rod tip. The more experienced angler will find herein about 150 nymph patterns that track the origins and evolution of such patterns from the pioneering days of the technique to the cutting edge developments that have come to the fore in the intensity of contemporary World Fly Fishing Championship competition. The author and his collegues have participated for nearly twenty years in such competitions, an era that has seen the Czech national team become acknowledged and respected as world leaders in competetitive fly fishing. Their book is the first Eastern –European flyfishing publication translated into English. As such it has attracted a great interest since it reveals all secrets of this original fishing method and the extent to which it has adapted and incorporated other methods and patterns that have been tried and tested by competition fly fishers and have exponentially increased our angling succes rate and enjoyment.

About the Author

Karel Krivanec has been fly fishing for more than 30 years. Karel has competed in casting and fly fishing. In 1986 he organized the first Czechoslovakian Fly Fishing Symposium. He was fishery manager in South Bohemian Region for 14 years. From 1990 - 2006 he was president of Czech National Fly Fishing Committee and team manager of Czech national teams on world championships in fly fishing. Karel has organized huge amount of fly fishing competitions in Czech Republic and three large international fly fishing events: XVI. World Championship in Cesky Krumlov (l996), VI. European Championship in Kostelec (2000) and IV. Youth World Championship in Rozmberk (2005) As a fly fisher he visited New Zealand, Australia, South Africa, USA, Canada, Norway, Sweden, Finland, Ireland, Wales, England, Scotland, Spain, France, Italy, Belgium, Luxembourg, Austria, Germany, Poland, Slovakia and Russia. In last 15 years, Karel has shown great interest in promoting still water fishing and Czech nymphing. He visited all main still water lakes in G. B. He published two books (Still Water Fishing Basics /2003/ and Czech Nymph and Other Related Fly Fishing Methods 2007 ) and many articles in different fishing magazines.
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