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Best 3 Cod Fishing Rigs

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Best 3 Cod Fishing Rigs

26.01.2024

It’s a good idea to arrive at a venue with a rig wallet full of ready-tied terminal rigs to suit any conditions. You will not only have options to suit the species and bait, the required casting range and the weather, but also an instant replacement should you lose one.…
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Best fishing bags for fly fishing

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Best fishing bags for fly fishing

16.01.2024

Welcome to our comprehensive guide to bags used by fly anglers the world over. There is a bag for every occasion and you may well need one or all of these on different fly fishing excursions. Read on to find out what each style of bag is used for and…
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What are the UK’s best competition fly fishing venues?

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What are the UK’s best competition fly fishing venues?

15.01.2024

Competition fly fishing in the UK is a vibrant and diverse scene for fiercely competitive and skilled fly fishermen, attracting anglers of advanced skill-level from across the United Kingdom. These competitions often take place in renowned fly fishing destinations, featuring events like the Airflo Open Championship and they encompass both…
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Best fly fishing destinations in the world

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Best fly fishing destinations in the world

15.01.2024

Fly fishing enthusiasts can seek out global destinations that offer abundant fish, breathtaking natural beauty, and unique cultural experiences. Here are some of the world’s top destinations for fly fishing, each offering its own unique appeal. South Island, New Zealand Image credit – Ronan Creane ( Fulling Mill ) Pristine…
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What is fly fishing?

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What is fly fishing?

15.01.2024

Unlike traditional fishing that relies on the weight or weight of the fishing lure to cast and pull the line from the reel, fly fishing uses a specialised, lightweight ‘fly’ as bait. The weight of the casting line itself is used to flex the rod and carries the fly to…
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The best fishing gloves – your ultimate guide

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The best fishing gloves – your ultimate guide

15.01.2024

Introduction to fishing gloves: A must-have comfort accessory for every angler Fishing is an adventure that combines skill, patience and having the right equipment. Among the essential list of gear for any angler enjoying the sport on colder days are fishing gloves. These gloves are not just about comfort; they…
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The Evolution of Recreational Fishing in the United Kingdom: A Historical Perspective

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The Evolution of Recreational Fishing in the United Kingdom: A Historical Perspective

12.01.2024

Recreational fishing, a pastime cherished by millions today, has deep roots in the United Kingdom, tracing back centuries. This article explores the rich history of recreational fishing in the UK, highlighting how it has evolved from a necessary survival skill to a beloved leisure activity. Early Beginnings The origins of…
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The Evolution of Fly Line Materials: From Silk to Modern Synthetics

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The Evolution of Fly Line Materials: From Silk to Modern Synthetics

12.01.2024

Silk fly line Modern synthetic fly lines For those passionate about fly fishing, understanding the evolution of fly lines materials is not just a nod to history, but a way to appreciate the advancements that have shaped modern fly fishing. Fly lines have come a long way from their silk…
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Get to know the best fly line manufacturers in the world

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Get to know the best fly line manufacturers in the world

12.01.2024

Overview of Rio Products Fly Lines Rio Products, specialising in fly lines, is a prominent name in the world of fly fishing. Known for their innovative designs and high-quality materials, Rio has established itself as a go-to brand for both amateur and professional anglers. Here’s an overview of what sets…
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Fly fishing rod materials – through the years

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Fly fishing rod materials – through the years

12.01.2024

The evolution of fishing rod materials is a fascinating journey through history, reflecting advancements in technology and changing angler preferences. Here’s an exploration of this evolution, from the early days of greenheart wood to the modern era of carbon fiber blanks. The Dawn of Angling: Greenheart Wood Rods (19th Century)…
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Best Pike Lures 2024 – your ultimate guide!

Best Pike Lures 2024 – your ultimate guide!

05.01.2024

  With the constant influx of new pike fishing lures, it can be hard to keep up with what’s hot and what’s not. In this article, we will be giving you an insight into the hottest pike lures and what has made them so successful. Pike Lure 1 RAPALA X…
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Best Spinning Lures for Trout? – 2024

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Best Spinning Lures for Trout? – 2024

05.01.2024

  If there was just one style of lure for Trout spinning, it would be a lot easier for us all “the anglers” to shop for. In the UK especially, we seem to have a huge selection of lures in many different styles that spin, wobble, sink, float and even hum…
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