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How to bait up with a spod or spomb accurately

Let me start out by saying that this is not a casting tutorial. If you need a specific casting tutorial to add distance then check out the likes of Terry Edmonds who will be able to help you out. What this is however is a quick tutorial on how to make sure that your bait ends up where you intend it too. First of all […]

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Carp Tuition with Scott

Scott came along last week for a Carp tutorial. We began with how I go about swim choice and how important locating the fish is to this choice. After an hour of watching the water in front of me like a hawk I saw 2 Carp roll in front of one swim. So swim choice was easy. Scott set up in the swim where the […]

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Supercharge your boilies

Here is a quick video tutorial showing you a simple but effective way to give your boilies a boost and make them even more attractive.

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24 hours with Simon Crow

Back in May last year I just happened to notice on social media that Simon Crow was going to run 5 one to one tutorials later in the year. I knew that these would go fast and so decided to risk my life by asking Lucy if it was ok to get in touch with Simon and book to go fishing with him. Why was […]

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Successful Winter Carp Fishing – In Conclusion

Winter fishing is hard make no mistake about it but having said that if you can get out there in the wet and cold it does have its rewards. The numbers of anglers on the bank will be less, Carp look fantastic in their winter colours and are usually at good weights. They are harder to catch but then it was never meant to be […]

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The Multi-Rig Part 2

As promised here is how to set the Multi-rig up ready to fish. The first thing is to add your bait, in this case I am using a KSC pop up from Xcel Baits which I just “screw” onto the bait spike (If I was using a wafter or bottom bait I would replace the Taska Bait Spike with a Korda Ring Swivel and tie […]

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How To Tie The Multi-Rig

This is my favourite rig to use, I would say that 98% of the time this is the one I am casting out mainly with a pop-up but equally as happy with a wafter or bottom bait. I just have so much conference in this rig, it sits on the lakebed like a claw and resets perfectly if somehow ejected. The components I use are […]

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Do You Want To Improve Your Carp Fishing

Well if you do here are my best 5 ways to improve your fishing Whatever species you target get these things right and you will definitely up your success rate. I will cover each point in detail in future blogs.  Watercraft/Location: – this is paramount in my opinion and is the most important part of my angling armoury. If you can develop an understanding of […]

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