An introduction to Tenkara
Basics and Fundamentals
Join the Discover Tenkara team together with Dr. Ishigaki for a look at the fundamental elements of this beautiful and effective fly fishing tradition. Born in the mountain streams of Japan, tenkara is now a global pastime attracting novices and seasoned fly anglers alike.
Filmed on picturesque British upland streams and presented by the UK's first certified Tenkara Guides - Paul Gaskell and John Pearson - this volume demonstrates key elements of the method that is "Japanese tenkara" - its history, philosophy, equipment and flies. Tenkara's simplicity brings with it both familiar and unfamiliar concepts that will be of use to all fly fishers.