Poles allow you to fish with a great level of precision and sensitivity. It is a very popular technique with match fishermen, and when used in the hands of a professional, can result in a huge weight of fish. It really is something you have to see and try to believe.
Several Pole Fishing techniques and methods are used for catching fish, it is great for all water types: canals, lakes, small stillwater or streams. You can 'bag up' when the fish are feeding, and also catch fish when other methods will fail. You can land big fish, including Carp, using a pole, and the advantages in skilful bait presentation are outstanding. Pole Fishing is an art form. Catching big fish on the pole is very challenging. It is a real pleasure to observe a fisherman skillfully handling a fishing pole and line. You can't even imagine the fun you got when gently move the pole against the fish to strike, ship the line to you, swing the fish to hand, unhook, re-bait and place pole back in the water ready for the next fish. Just once you try pole fishing, you'll ask yourself why it wasn't sooner.
The most credit for spectacularly growing popularity of Pole Fishing must be given to the tackle manufacturers who continue to produce cheaper, stronger, lighter poles each season. Best quality refers to Japanese equipment from Japanese materials. Design and engineering are concerned the Japanese technology is still the best in the world by far.
Never lift your catch to land it, always play with the fish and use Landing Net, keep your rod low, at 45 degrees or less to avoid breaking tip or top sections. Always extend and insert telescopic sections very gently, try do not extend them too forcibly, try to keep it off the ground to avoid dirt getting into the joints. Wipe it clean with a cloth before taking it down so you don't jam dirt into the joint, rinse pole with freshwater after using it in saltwater as soon as you can. Always remember to take a good care of your poles and they will work for you for a very long time and will bring you large amount of catches and a huge amount of great emotions. More great emotions - longer and healthier is your life.