David Seaman nets two river PBs

1 Jan

FORMER Arsenal and England football legend David Seaman set two new personal bests in a fantastic river day that saw him land a 1 lb 1 oz dace and 2 lb 1 oz roach in a great mixed haul.

Berkshire-based David Seaman was out on Hampshire’s River Test with Clearwater Angling Solutions boss Ollie Johnson. Ace all-rounder Ollie explained: …Continue reading »

Monster dace from free river stretch

21 Dec

LEE HAYNES tempted the biggest dace of the year with this 1 lb 3 oz giant from a free river stretch – and thinks the venue could do a fish over the long-standing 1 lb 5 oz 2 dr British record.

Ruislip, West London-based Lee tempted the impressive dace on feedered double maggot on the upper Hampshire Avon at Salisbury, Wiltshire. …Continue reading »

Ebay Dace

29 Dec

The one advantage of being sent off to collect random Ebay purchases (new hob, Bristol) is that occasionally the places I visit happen to be near interesting bits of water. A couple of years back I had my best ever perch session, fishing just two hours before I had another Ebay collection to make (TV … Continue reading “Ebay Dace”

Bloggers Challenge – Aiming for Europe

15 Mar

While Leicester continue to confound expectations in the Premier League, I don’t think it’s any surprise to see James Dennison running away with the Bloggers Challenge 15/16. A very good angler indeed. I think Russell and George have second and third place tied up respectively, but beyond that I think there are Champions League and … Continue reading “Bloggers Challenge – Aiming for Europe”