Monday, August 31, 2009

The Fishing Channel: Steve Souter Giant Skate Fishing

Scottish international boat angler Steve Souter joins his good friend Davy Holt for a days giant skate fishing. They are on board the Laura Dawn skippered by Ronnie Campbell. According to Steve, Davy is the best skate angler in the UK and Ronnie is the best charter boat skipper around so how can he go wrong? The answer is he can't and they don't. Giant skate are real monsters of the deep and it isn't easy to land them once hooked. Try to imagine pulling 200lbs through 500 feet of water ...
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Brian Skoyles Carp Floater Cake Recipe

Brian Skoyles does his best Gordon Ramsey impression, without a swear word in sight. Catching carp off the top in summer is one of angling's pleasures and Brian has developed his own floating bait. . . . floater cake. If you can make it like Brian then you'll be well on the way to catch like Brian.
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Saturday, August 29, 2009

Nigel Botherway: Ice Fishing in Quebec, Canada

It gets cold in Canada during winter. Rivers and lakes freeze over but that doesn't stop the locals going fishing. Nigel Botherway tries his hand for the first time at ice fishing and at a lake in Quebec he has a fun time learning new skills in catching trout. First with small ones then later on he finishes his trip with a nice beauty. It's cold but great fun and hardly a fishing rod in sight.
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Wednesday, August 26, 2009

Will Raison: Waggler Fishing Tips at Gold

Will Raison has been a member of Team England for 10 years now and is considered one of the best all round match anglers in the country. He's at Gold Valley in Aldershot showing the finer points of fishing the waggler. Watch and learn. STOP PRESS: In September 2008 Will finally won the individual gold medal at the world freshwater championships. He was also part of Team England who won gold. The championships took place in Italy and it's not often they lose in their own back yard. Well done ...
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Tuesday, August 25, 2009

Ed 'Rock Hopper' Schliffke: Bass Fishing in Cornwall

Ed Schliffke catches sea bass like it's going out of fashion. He used to catch bass and sell them to Rick Stein but now he's 100% catch and release. Ed is one of fishing's big characters. Watch and enjoy.
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Monday, August 24, 2009

Ian Heaps Tour of Holgan Farm

1975 World Freshwater Champion Ian Heaps has done what many angler's dream about and that's building and owning his own fishery. Holgan Farm in Pembrokeshire is the culmination of his life's dreams and what a fishery it is. Take a tour of the fishery in the more than capable hands of Ian, one of the nicest blokes in angling AND one of the best match angler's too.
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Sunday, August 23, 2009

Terry Hearn: Carp Fishing

Terry Hearn is quite possibly the most famous carp angler in the UK. Fishing the estate lake at Eynsham Hall in Oxford he shows just why he appears to catch more carp than anyone else....providing he can get past the tench. After a couple of tinca's took his bait, right at the death a lovely 20lb+ mirror carp came along to appear in front of the cameras.
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Saturday, August 22, 2009

Harry Warren & Billy Allen in Florida Keys

Try not to watch this with too much of a jealous attitude. Billy Allen and Harry Warren are in Key West, the sport fishing capital of the world, catching tarpon.
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Thursday, August 20, 2009

Mick Rouse Angling Photography Tips

Mick Rouse is the chief photographer at the Angling Times and there are not many better than him to show you how to improve your photography skills when taking pictures of fish. At Barford he takes fishery owner Sarah Thompson and 3 young anglers under his fish foto wings to show them the do's and don'ts when taking great fish pictures.
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