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Big Perch, A Slight Obsession

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Big Perch, A Slight Obsession

19.08.2019

There is a fish, perhaps more widespread than any freshwater species in the country. A fish that is often the first a young angler encounters and one that is thereafter commonly overlooked and under-appreciated. In they’re smaller sizes they are a species that can be found in almost any body…
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How Does A Downrigger Work?

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How Does A Downrigger Work?

05.08.2019

A downrigger allows you to fish a lure or bait at a specific depth accurately behind a trolling boat. A downrigger contains a rod holder for storing your downrigger rod when it is actively fishing. The cannonball weight is deployed to the selected depth and allows the lure or bait…
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Electric Outboards – Buyer’s Guide

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Electric Outboards – Buyer’s Guide

14.06.2019

Trolling motors, also known as electric outboard motors, are an essential piece of boating equipment. They give you the ability to refine your boat angle on a drift and also allow you to come into fishing areas with a stealthy approach, reducing unwanted noise and disturbance on the water. In…
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Fishing Lure Maintenance

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Fishing Lure Maintenance

06.05.2019

As a lure angler, we all know how addictive it can become, buying new shiny lures! We’re all guilty of it! Sometimes, we even pay excessive amounts of money for them too. As lure anglers, one thing we have been guilty of at some point in our fishing careers is…
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Canal Lure Fishing

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Canal Lure Fishing

03.05.2019

Canal lure fishing is growing in popularity and we can see why! In an era where hectic work life and family commitments can heavily reduce our time on the bank, a style of affordable fishing that requires minimal tackle and minimal fishing time sounds very appealing. Although canals are often…
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Top 5 Fishing Kits For Beginners

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Top 5 Fishing Kits For Beginners

05.04.2019

So you want to start fishing but you don’t know where to start? There are so many rods and reels to choose from and we all need to start somewhere. You may not want to spend a fortune on a sport you don’t do that often, so we have collated…
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Fly Fishing For Pike

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Fly Fishing For Pike

19.03.2019

People have been fishing for pike in the UK for decades and nowadays more and more people are starting to throw a fly at them. It is a very exciting way to catch pike and there’s something special about catching fish with teeth, using heavier equipment and bigger flies. I…
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Choosing A Spinning Rod

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Choosing A Spinning Rod

04.03.2019

So you’re in the market for a new spinning rod but you don’t know where to start. In this article, we breakdown all the key features that make up a spinning rod, to provide you with a better understanding of how the components of a spinning rod work together. So…
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Best Spinning Reels For Under £100 – 2019

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Best Spinning Reels For Under £100 – 2019

28.01.2019

In this article, we will be giving you the low down on the best spinning reels available on the market today for under £100. All these have been chosen by our team based on their performance, reliability and their popularity within the angling community – from beginners to the more…
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Choosing a Spinning Reel

Choosing a spinning reel
Choosing a Spinning Reel

28.01.2019

Before choosing a spinning reel, you need to ensure you’re buying the right reel for the right job. Below we have outlined some of the main questions to consider before you purchase a reel. What reel size am I after and what do they mean? You wouldn’t buy a 5…
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How To Use A Baitcaster Reel

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How To Use A Baitcaster Reel

18.01.2019

If you’re looking to cast lures with more accuracy and control, then you might want to invest in a baitcasting reel, especially if you’re targeting species such as pike and perch. In this article, we will be going over the anatomy of a baitcaster, explain how to set up your…
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The Top Pike Lures Of 2019

The Top Pike Lures Of 2019

02.01.2019

With the constant influx of new pike fishing lures, it can be hard to keep up with what’s hot and what’s not. In this article, we will be giving you an insight to the hottest pike lures of 2019 and what has made them so successful. Number 1 Strike Pro…
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