Son's first fish!

by Chris Lynch
(Montgomery, AL)

Wyatt's first fish

Wyatt's first fish

I've taken my son, Wyatt, fishing several times already with my various tenkara/keiryu rods. Today he was actually patient enough and cooperative enough for the killer bug to do its trick.
Caught a nice bluegill with his Kosasa 150 on ~3.5' of 3.5LL and 2' of 5X.
He was so happy about it. I hadn't even caught anything yet at that point, but later got a cute crappie with my kiyotaki.

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Mar 12, 2016
by: Chris Stewart

That's what it's all about!

Mar 13, 2016
by: Timmy!

How old is Wyatt?

Mar 20, 2016
by: Chris

Wyatt will be 4 next weekend. He's been going "fishing" with me for the past couple months, but most times I hand him a rod he just slings it around both scaring the crap out of me and any other living thing nearby.

Mar 20, 2016
by: Timmy!

Been there, done that! Raised 5 boys.

Mar 20, 2016
by: Terry Farmer

Now that's a memory to cherish. You will both recall this moment with a smile from now on. Congratulations!

Mar 21, 2016
by: FJ Guy

Great job!

Mar 21, 2016
by: Chris Stewart

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Mar 21, 2016
by: Greg Mallett

And the perfect t-shirt for all those that say Tenkara is not fly fishing! :-)

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