are one kind of fishing tackle
. there are many types of fishing rods, such as telescopic rods, fly rods, spinning rods, carbon fibre rods,etc. a fishing rod is a tool uesd to catch fish, usually in conjunction with the pastime of
angling, can also be used in competition casting. fishing lines
are attached to a long , flexible rod or pole: one end terminates in a hook for catching the fish. fishing rods are most commonly made of fibreglass, carbon fibre, graphite or, classically, bamboo, and are the only fishing levers properly referred to as "poles".