Adam had his first session of the year on the Rock Channel targeting hounds. As he waited to cross the channel Joe and Brian also turned up and before long they were making their way out along the bank. The first couple of casts produced just a couple of small whiting, however the next bite definitely wasn’t a whiting. Was it a smoothie? Read the full report to find out.
After a tip-off that there were Tope starting to show in the shallower waters of the South Llyn, Wobbler hatched a plan for an early dart to the area for his first crack at the Tope this year. There wasn’t much doing to begin with….and then it happened. Click, click, click …… zzzzz ……. zzzzzzzzzzz ……. ZZZZZZZZZZZ from the line out alarm. Read the full report here…
With a nice north westerly blow whipping up a surf along the North Wales coastline, Gaz and Godders decided on a crack at their first silver of the year. It was all flats at first with plaice and flounder being beached, but when the tide started to ebb the bass came on the feed. Read the full report here.
8 WSF lads fished the first round of this years Summer League at Caldy. Flounder were the bonus species and with conditions being near perfect there were high hopes of plenty of action. First cast saw Ste Trish take a treble shot of good sized Flounder…..things were looking good! Read the full match report here
Sean (Bigun) had set himself the challenging mission of bagging a bass on the fly rod using a home tied fly. With the weather perfect for salt water fly fishing he dusted down his old Cortland GR2 7/8# weight reservoir rod and headed over to his chosen mark to fish an hour up to high and part of the ebb. Find out whether he accomplished his mission here
With holidays to use up, Graeme and Paul picked up some bait from Gerry’s of Morecambe and made their way to a mark at Heysham. Weed made things difficult at times however the fishing was excellent. See how they got on here
4 WSF lads went to Fuerteventura for a weeks fishing holiday in the search for fish that would put a real bend in their rods. They weren’t to be disappointed! On their second session they landed a hammerhead shark pup, an 8lb Stingray and an Angel Shark of 26lb. But that was just the warm up act! See the full report here
Jay and his mate Jason decided to take a trip over to Anglesey to target conger. Fishing a full mackerel bait mounted on a size 10/0 hook over some seriously snaggy ground, they were soon into some good sized eels, however landing them wasn’t so easy. Find out how they got on here
Adam, Richie, Ian K and Brian fished Vale Park down to low. The weather was pretty much perfect with a light breeze and clear skies, however with the tide being in excess of 10m they knew it would be hard going. See how they got on here
Degs and Joe decided to start the year with a conger session over in Anglesey, and what a session it turned out to be! Several conger up to 14lb were landed as well as numerous other species including a rare tadpole fish. To find out more click here