I have Twitter to thank for this discovery. A few industry people in the know have been unable to keep an exciting new tackle development under wraps. This development – a system for joining line without knots – is planned for release in 2012 by a new UK-based company, Lynx Fishing.
Lynx Fishing have developed a technique called Precision Compression Technology. The process is said to Continue reading “Lynx Fishing – No More Knots?”
Fishface Production’s ‘The Big One’ event has been one of the biggest success stories in recent years, for anglers, retailers and tackle manufacturers alike. Bucking the downward trend of the UK’s economy, The Big One Continue reading “The Big One Fishing Show 2012”
Finally got the chance to test out a batch of new lures from Jacks LRF today. I’ve wanted to try them out on the local Perch population for some time now but a frozen canal and other commitments have meant I’ve had to wait. Having said that, by the time I actually got to wet a line I had my game plan all mapped out.
Plan was to test three styles of Jacks Own lures:
- Mega Darters
- Sperm Tails
- Baby Minnows
Continue reading “New Soft Plastics from Jacks LRF Tested on Perch”
In some ways I didn’t want to write this post. Everything about the Alabama Rig goes against what I love about sport fishing. But somehow, over the pond in the US, they’ve caught Alabama fever.
A little history. The Alabama Rig was made famous by a US Bass Tournament Pro called Paul Elias. He won a recent Walmart FLW Tour event on Lake Guntersville (Alabama) using the rig and since then everyone wants a piece of the winning formula. Maybe not surprising when it netted Elias a cool $100,000 prize fund!
I probably Continue reading “The Alabama Rig”
Following on from my post last year entitled ‘Bringing kids into Fishing – the French way’. Check out what French tackle distributor, French Touch Fishing has been up to.
This is sooo the future of our sport.
Would love to see tackle manufacturers, resellers and retailers funding similar here in the UK. Hard to measure Continue reading “Inspiring Video by French Touch Fishing”