Jason Sparks

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Fridays on the Fly: Check out the 2016 Tenkara Jam

This year the two-day Tenkara Jam will take place on the Eastern side of the Great Smoky Mountains in Cherokee, North Carolina.

Fridays on the Fly: Less Is More When Fishing Tenkara

What kind of tenkara adventure are you up for and what should you carry in that day pack?

Fridays on the Fly | Too Tight for Tenkara?

Jason Sparks breaks down and dissects myths about the minimalist fly fishing technique known as 'tenkara.'

Fridays on the Fly: Tenkara Fishing with Jason Sparks

Jason Sparks on introducing new anglers to the ancient world of tenkara.

Fridays on the Fly: Jason Sparks Talks Tenkara

Jason Sparks of Appalachian Tenkara Anglers breaks tenkara fishing down to one simple rule.

Fridays on the Fly: A Different Approach to Tenkara Flies

In this week’s installment of Fridays on the Fly Tenkara angler Jason Sparks talks Tenkara fly styles and how to tie them.