12 August 2014

• Fly Fishing Can Be More of A Pain Than Just “Wind Knots”


“…an Internet based survey of 131 fly fishermen. Fifty-nine percent of those surveyed had experienced back pain.

”Saltwater fishermen had the most shoulder and elbow pain (31%), while trout fishermen had the most wrist pain (31%). Dr. Berends collaborated with Stephen Hisey, a physical therapist, to publish Fit to Fish: How to Tackle Angling Injuries, a book on treating and preventing fly-fishing injuries.

”To read a review of this book go to http://www.waywardflyfishing.com/bkHisey01.htm.”

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