Time is always at a premium and there are many anglers whose only window of opportunity to get on the bank is at the weekends. These ‘weekender’ sessions are often tricky because the banks are generally busier and you can find yourself competing
If you fish the pole, you’ll need to know how to make your own rigs…
In this beginner's guide, we will show you step-by-step how to tie your own rigs for pole fishing.
Before we jump into the steps, it is worth noting that not all
Speed is a great aspect of solid PVA bag fishing. Making up a load of these bait bags will serve you well a night before a session and certainly provide a carpet of bait that carp cannot refuse. PVA is the ultimate confidence in a bag for all carp
Hemp is one of the all-time great baits. From carp and barbel to roach and dace, pretty much anything that swims will feed on it. You can use it as loose feed or on the hook all year round, with the only downside being that if you use a lot of it the
There’s no doubt that the chod rig has now firmly established its place in the armoury of the modern-day carp angler. A cast anywhere, fish anywhere rig, the chod gives carp anglers the ability to present a bait over any type of bottom.
What is Spodding/ Spombing?
Spodding/Spombing has revolutionised our ability to accurately feed our chosen fishing spot with even the smallest lightest food items at extreme range. This is all done with maximum efficiency, ensuring minimal bait is
The first thing to understand about groundbait is that there’s a varied menu on offer. Over the last decade we anglers have been spoiled by numerous manufacturers creating a multitude of types, flavours and colours, to give us a smorgasbord of
The humble feeder is an important weapon in your coarse fishing armoury; it can be used to catch a variety of fish in a diverse number of conditions.
What is Feeder Fishing?
A feeder is a type of bait application tackle that allows
Elasticating a pole and pole elastic in general are confusing areas of angling. You can always pop yourself down to a tackle shop, or contact the AD team with your tackle queries. As a novice angler, you’ll see a myriad of bungs, puller kits,
If you’re serious about catching a lot of fish from commercial waters then you really do have to fish with pellets. We’re not saying that they’re the only bait you can catch on but these commercial fish are born to eat pellets and if you can