“Circling Up” in Spey Casting

I've forever seen the term "circle up" used to describe the movement in spey casting that should occur between the sweep and forward strokes. The idea -- I think -- being that as you finish the sweep you should "circle" your arm(s) around and up into a firing position.

Here's the problem: This c...

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