Catching a billfish on fly requires technique, prime waters, a great teaser, and moderate amounts of luck. Sailfish and marlin are not easy targets, but if a lit-up fish slips into the propwash they can be tricked. The feat is not impossible, and top locations around the world allow fly fishermen to reach this milestone. Below, these ten videos cover technique, location and just-plain exciting action.
Sailfish Fly Fishing Technique
This video explains in detail how anglers can tease billfish into position to make a fly cast. Getting the fish hooked up to the fly might be the hardest part.