Fishing Tips and Tactics

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IGFA Techniques & Tips

 

IGFA Fly Fishing Leader: Measuring the Shock-Tippet and Class-Tippet Video Tutorial
Tips & Techniques
January 2011, by IGFA Conservation Director Jason Schratwieser

 

 

 

Bristol Knot VideoTutorial
Tips & Techniques
January 2011, by IGFA Conservation Director Jason Schratwieser

 

 

 

Rigging a Circle-Hook Skipping Ballyhoo Video Tutorial
Tips & Techniques
By Captain Tony DiGiulian

 

 

 

 

Rigging a Circle-Hook Swimming Ballyhoo Video Tutorial
Tips & Techniques
By Waldo at Casa Vieja Lodge, Guatemala

 

 

 

  

Making a Wind On Leader Video Tutorial
Tips & Techniques
By Captain Tony DiGiulian

 

 

 

 

Testing Monofilament to Braided Spectra Connections
Tips & Techniques
September 2010, by IGFA STAFF

 

 

 

Estimating Monofilament Backing When Using Braided Spectra
Tips & Techniques
September 2010, by IGFA STAFF
 

 

 

 

STRIP BAIT: Circle-Hook Strip Bait for Swordfish
Rigging Techniques
November 2010, by Captain
Tony DiGiulian

 

 

 

Redi-Rig: Live Lining Big Baits
Rigging Techniques
July 2010, by IGFA
STAFF

 

 

 

Trolling Speed & Bait Position
Tips & Techniques
May 2010, by Captain Tony DiGiulian

 

 

 

Splicing Dacron Wind On Leaders
Tips & Techniques
March 2010, by Captain Tony DiGiulian

 

 

 

Bimini Twist vs Spider Hitch
Tips & Techniques
March 2010, by Captain Tony DiGiulian

 

 

 

Umbrella Rigs and Snatch Hooks
NOT IGFA Legal

IGFA Rules
January 2008, by IGFA