Rod construction, line type, and rig aerodynamics—all are important considerations in fishing. However, there’s another crucial aspect of the sport that’s less about the equipment and more about the bait and tackle owner: casting. After all, a perfect cast is key to fishing success. If you’re new to fishing and want to increase your odds of producing some great catches, improving your casting technique could be the breakthrough you need. Peter Phelps of B.A.S.S. Australia Nation provides some important tips on the different types of casting you can use and how to do them right.