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How to Throw a Cast Net – Pete Della Ratta

Pete Teaching Casting
Pete Delle Ratta teaching cast net throwing at a Pensacola Fishing Club event

Pete Della Ratta is a former minor league baseball player who now teachers Physical Education at Woodlawn Beach Middle School in Gulf Breeze, Florida. He includes fishing into the program and takes his students to Shoreline Park to learn how.
Mr. Della Ratta is also a member of the Pensacola Fishing Club.


  1. I just been reading Sonny Brewer’s “A Sound Like Thunder” where he goes into great detail about throwing nets. Nice to see the real thing!

  2. Hi Valerie, Glad this helps!