A wicked ‘bad boy’ is set to hit the North Sea in search of giant cod. Every year during late winter and early spring the so-called ‘ Skrei’ – big pelagic cod from the Barents Sea – gather close to the coastline of northern Norway. Some of the..
The Chinese domestic market is growing, and line manufacturers are at the forefront of the rush to exploit the increase in demand. That’s the message from the tackle trade ahead of China Fish 2012, which takes place in February in Beijing. In the China Fish Preview issue of Angling International, available to read online here, […]
“The IMPULSE MINI SMELT is the finesse panfish angler’s favourite forage,” says TEAM NORTHLAND Pro-staffer and famed ‘pan man’, Brian ‘Bro’ Brosdahl. “It mimics vulnerable ‘young of the year’ minnow fry to perfection,” he adds of the latest bait in the IMPULSE range. “Moulded from soft plastic..
A. Jensen says that its Big Fly shooting heads are made for fishing in rough conditions and presenting big and bulky flies. One of the Danish company’s field testers commented: “Using this head, I am able to cast out half a turkey in a strong headwind!” At only 8.8m,..
What gives a successful angler the edge over others? The designers at German rod brand Sportex have been asking that very question, and believe they have the answer. A successful angler, says Sportex, has a natural instinct for perfect timing, for choosing the best swim and for using..
After three Best of Show category wins in recent years, Paladin is expecting to make more progress at China Fish 2012 by introducing the Castalia Magic Flight reel to the Asian market. The Magic Flight features a dimpled spool design inspired by the surface of golf balls. The..