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Curtis & Boultonís
South African
Fly Fishing Clinic

The Elements of Fly Tying
by Tom Sutcliffe
Curtis & Boultonís
Fly Fishing Clinic
Curtis & Boultonís
Fly Fishing Clinic
Fishing the Margins
The Rapture of the River,
The Autobiography of a
South African Fisherman

Learn how to:

  • Choose the right tackle and put it together
  • Double haul
  • Hook, play, land and release big fish
  • Think like a fish

Fish with the guides:

  • In estuaries
  • On the rocks and in the surf
  • On island flats
  • In bluewater

Gain invaluable knowledge on:

  • Saltwater species
  • What fish prefer for lunch

Get the tips the professionals swear by:

  • Knots
  • Fly selection
  • Clothing
  • Tactics
  • Essential and 'nice-to-have' gear

All this and so much more...


Curtis & Boultonís
Fly Fishing Clinic

For the tastiest fly fishing, just add salt!

Saltwater fly fishing is the ultimate fishing challenge. This book will more than prepare you to meet it.

This is what two of South Africa's most prominent fly-fishermen have to say about Curtis & Boultonís Saltwater Fly Fishing Clinic:

'If youíre about to start fly fishing in salt water, there's no better place to start than this little book.' Ė Dean Riphagen, guide, outfitter and expert flyfisherman.

'The learning curve begins with Curtis & Boultonís South African Saltwater Fly Fishing Clinic. Buy it!.' - Mark Yelland, guide, fly fishing guru and member of the SA National fly fishing team.

About the authors:

Paul Curtis is author, co-author and publisher of several of South Africaís best selling fly fishing books, including the Clinic series.

Jonathan Boulton is a well-known southern African and international fly fishing instructor and guide. With his wife Sarah, he owns and runs Mavungana Fly Fishing.

Anthony KrŁger is field editor of one of South Africaís top fly fishing magazines and an acknowledged saltwater fly fishing expert. His great love is estuary fly fishing.

Sudesh Pursad is a member of the South African Presidentís fly fishing team. Nobody knows rock and surf fly fishing better.

ISBN 0 Ė 9584950-7-6

Sneak preview

Choose from the Introduction, or 2 below for a small taste of what youíll get from Curtis & Boultonís Saltwater Fly Fishing Clinic.

1 Casting
2 Choosing your tackle
3 Tackling Up
4 The Impact of Tides
5 The Quarry
6 Retrieving, Striking, Playing, Landing and Releasing
7 A Day on the Estuary
8 Fly Fishing Rocks! (And Surf)
9 Treasure Islands
10 Last Cast


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