OPPORTUNIST sessions, organised around work and busy schedules, can be some of the best, but you’ve got to have kit ready to go, to maximise your time. These five spinning…

WITH a passion for angling heritage, and inspired by rods such as Richard Walker’s Classic Mk IV Carp rod, leading fishing tackle businessman Roger Surgay has released three retro-style rods…

IF YOU’RE looking to take those first steps into pole fishing for silvers, check out the DAM Sensormatch poles, they’re keenly priced.. Allowing you to get off the mark for…

AS technology, and materials advance, so will rod design, enabling Greys to launch their best ever carp rod – the Xlerate range – and it looks pretty special. They’ve managed…

THE top-end Drennan Acolyte Pro Whip 800 looks particularly useful for the cold months ahead. It’s eight metres long with a telescopic top three, and five take-apart sections. It comes…

BACK in the summer I reported on the exciting Sonik Vader X carp rod and reel launch, and how much value for money it offered. I promised to return to…

THE Drennan 16 m Acolyte Pro Pole is a very special pole from Drennan, and one that will already be attracting a lot of interest, I’m sure, from serious match…

THINKING of splashing out on a set of top-end carp rods? The new Kodex KX-i carp rods are something special, and certainly one of the best carp rod launches of…