Curtis & Boulton’s
Fly Fishing Clinic
Once you’ve caught one on a fly you’ll realise why fly fishing
for yellowfish is the fastest growing branch of freshwater fishing
in South Africa. Why it’s so contagious.
This book will show you how to catch yellows on the fly by
teaching you how to:
- Choose the right tackle and put it together.
- Cast correctly.
- Select the best flies.
- Rig the deadly ‘Czech’ nymph.
You’ll also gain invaluable knowledge on:
- Yellowfish and their habits.
- What yellowfish prefer for lunch.
- How to fish ‘New Zealand-style.’
- Plus a whole host of tips on: knots, tactics, clothing and
essential and other gear.
Here’s what two of South Africa’s most highly regarded yellowfish
flyfishing experts had to say about Curtis & Boulton’s
Yellowfish Fly fishing Clinic:
'What a great introduction to yellowfish fly fishing. Follow
what the authors have to say and you’ll be fly fishing successfully
in hours and catching yellows soon after.' –
Robert van Rensburg, captain of the South African fly fishing
team and 2005 national champion.
'At last, a long overdue, easy-to-follow book on how to
fly fish for South Africa’s premier indigenous fly rod species.
Guaranteed to be a best seller.' –
Mark Yelland, all-round fly fishing guru, fly fishing outlet
owner and member of South African fly fishing team.
Paul Curtis and Jonathan Boulton are co-authors of one of South
Africa’s most successful fly fishing beginner’s books ever –
South African Fly Fishing Clinic.
They now pool their knowledge and experience to bring you this
essential beginner’s guide to fly fishing for the elusive yellowfish.
Lavishly illustrated by Sarah Boulton.
About the authors:
PAUL CURTIS has been fishing for most of his life. He
was the first South African flyfisherman to gain R.E.F.F.I.S
(UK) approval as an instructor and guide. He was a founder member
of Dullstroom Flyfishers and he has pursued trout throughout
South Africa as well as all around the world.
JONATHAN BOULTON is also a member of R.E.F.F.I.S and
is one of South Africa’s best-known flyfishermen and guides.
He has a B.Sc. in Zoology and is the owner of Mavungana Fly
Fishing in Dullstroom. During the northern summer he and his
wife Sarah, who illustrated the book, run a salmon fishing lodge
R.E.F.F.I.S - Register of Experienced Fly Fishing Instructors
and Schools (UK)