Fishing is, as far as I am aware, one of the only sports where as a general rule, people do not get lessons. Why? Why is it that so many fly fisherman will not get lessons? "Everyday is a school day!" This comment was put on a short film showing one of the best casters … Continue reading Too good for lessons?
Why do we do it? What does it achieve? Are we mad..? To those if you that don’t fish these are the simple answers No idea Absolutely nothing Yes To understand the absolute madness of fly fishing for spring salmon you have to have done it in the worst possible conditions. If you are a … Continue reading Spring Salmon Fishing – Why? Are we Insane..?
Dear Country Dad, In response to your blog The Fisherman's Wife - Mrs Management dated 13th February, I feel it's only right to respond on behalf of all the fishing widows out there. Yes, I married a fisherman. Not John West or Captain Birdseye but a salmon fisherman and that is a very different matter... Early in … Continue reading With love from Mrs. Management
Whether it's Kamchatka, BC or Scotland, cold is cold. Make sure you have the right kit so you don't freeze to death while up to your arm pits in ice cold water and blistering cold winds. Being a kit hoarder I have jackets and under layers coming out of every draw in my house. The … Continue reading Winter’s Coming – Loop Technical Outer Wear, Get the Right Kit!
As a boy basically born on the river bank or any fish-filled watering hole, this is a dream and an unbelievable privilege. Hasn't tackle changed over the years, and how fortunate are we that great fishers around the world are producing kit that makes fishing so much easier and most of all, make kit that … Continue reading Loop Tackle – Incredibly Proud to be Associated
It is with great pleasure that I can announce my partnership with Alan Ward of Countryfield Media & Countryfield Images. Alan is one of the most amazing Country Sporting Photographers and Videographers in the Country. He has a passion for the countryside and the sports within it which shows in his work. Alan is not … Continue reading Alan Ward @ Countryfield Media – Proud To Be Associated