Carp & specimen fish

Blogs about carp and specimen fishing by Fox, Korda, Dynamite Baits, Marukyu, Nash, Korum and Enterprise Tackle.

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Follow these tips to haul carp all summer!

  SPRING if the time for bagging up with double-figure carp and for me May and June have always produced my biggest hauls. I’ve had 1,000 lb hauls and up…

A brace of big tench like these will be welcome.

How to catch tench on a new venue

  IF there was one personal best that I would love to beat then it would have to be tench. My best stands at a modest 10lb 3oz, caught during…

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Particle baits spark the carp in spring

  IF YOU take a look below the surface on just about any still water at the moment you’ll find it’s absolutely teeming with life, on warm sunny days sometimes…

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Top tench baits

  TENCH are waking up, and they’re often a bit more gullible and willing to take an angler’s hook bait in the Spring. If you want to have a crack…

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Pike fishing tips for spring and summer

MOST dedicated pikers only target pike from October to March, this being the traditional pike season. This gives the pike a break for spawning but also reduces the stress to…

Shimano and ACE conslutant Iain Macmillan with an impressive 41lb common carp caught during a previous spring session.

5 quick carp tips to remember this spring

THE warmer weather that’s finally arriving will trigger a lot of fish into moving around and feeding. Even though the temperature outside is now reaching 20 degrees in places, it…

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Ultimate guide to catching bream – big bream!

THE fortunate fact regarding fishing for big bream on large stillwaters is they are predictable. As long as the angler remembers the following points then they simply stacks the odds…