Monday, 19 February 2018

Winter Bingo....

Saturday 17th
Alvechurch
Peg 9 Horseshoe
4lb (1 carp)
16 fished the match

Had a carp first chuck on bomb and bread and that was it.

Sunday 18th
Manor Farm Leisure
Peg 33
20lb
No good
28 fished the match




Sunday, 11 February 2018

Manor Farm Leisure- Island, Windmill and Middle Pools

Peg 26 Middle Pool
54lb 4oz
2nd in section / lake
4th overall
104 pegs
18 anglers fished the match.

Graham from the shop asked me today where I'd like to draw, I said "peg 27 Middle Pool.  Then I drew peg 26 Middle Pool, nice draw, but peg 28 is in and that will slow me down.  Then found out I was next to Fordy on peg 28.... so a bit of banter, reminded him that the last time I drew peg 26 I done the venue record.....

The match 

The match started a big slow and I caught 2 F1's on the pellet feeder with 2mm Marukyu Method Pellets with a 4mm Amino on the hook.

The pole was not great.  And I did get a run of fish on pole mid match and towards the end.  But Fordy gave me a whooping from start to finish.


I fished long pole at 14 meters on a Marukyu 4mm Amino Pellet, simply put a small amount of water to softener them up and I feed and fish them via a lasso.  I find this very effective as you get more bites than a standard "dry hard" pellet.   




Gear used;

Colmic Airon  F66 Pole.
0.2 gram float, with a stung bulk to 0.145 to 0.10mm hook length.

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Thursday, 8 February 2018

Manor Farm Leisure - Thursday Affordable

Peg 12 Boundary
32lb
2nd overall
8 fished

Got to love Manor Farm, it's always normally worth a few bites
New little "stock" are a good size.  8oz to 1lb.
Suprised to weigh 16lb of them


Thursday, 1 February 2018

Manor Farm Leisure- Island Pool

Peg 16
46lb
2nd overall
7 fished





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Monday, 29 January 2018

Manor Farm Leisure

Saturday 27th



I was fishing for my mate Gary Watts on the Manor winter league on Saturday and drew peg 23 on Island.  Which I'm personally not a great fan of.  So simple approach, rods.... chucked the lead for 1 hour to look for indications and look for liners and had 1 beautiful rod on 3 discs of 10mm bread!  Therefore I chucked the pellet feeder for the next 4 hours with Method Feeder 2mm sweet fishmeal pellets and a white 8mm boilie on the hook.  Had 9 fish for 48lb 2oz to win the lake and came second overall in the match.

25 fished the match.

Sunday 28th
Peg 5 Ash Pool



This is a good pole peg and I fished 4mm Amino Pellets, which are a great quality pellet, as they all sink and if you soak them right, you able to hook them or put them onto a lasso.  Trust m e, soft pellets on a lasso get more bites.   Won the lake 44lb 2oz





I fished long pole on a 4mm Amino Pellet, simply put a small amount of water to softener them up and I feed and fish them via a lasso.  I find this very effective as you get more bites than a standard "dry hard" pellet.   




Gear used;

Colmic Airon  F66 Pole.


0.2 gram float, with a stung bulk to 0.145 to 0.10mm hook length.

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