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Street Fishing Poland – Poznań 2018. Competition recap.
September 11, 2018

Street Fishing Poland – Poznań 2018. Competition recap.

Street Fishing Poland events are always well organized, well attended and full of impressive prizes (which we have a hand in) :) Was the Poznań event any different? You could say that everything was as smooth as usual when it came to organization. The atmosphere was different, though, as lots of us ...

Summer feeder magic. Method Feeder ABCs.
September 11, 2018

Summer feeder magic. Method Feeder ABCs.

End of summer is undoubtedly one of the most beautiful seasons. The days are getting a bit shorter, the nights are chilly and the water starts to cool down after the heat of the summer. It’s the perfect time to get our feeder tackle and go on some last-minute fishing trips. Grass carp tend to feed f...

My first fishing adventures
September 6, 2018

My first fishing adventures

Every angler likes to think back to those early years when they were just starting out fishing. We all have our own, fascinating stories. I was around fish and nature ever since I was a little boy. My grandfather used to bring incredible fish home and I was always very curious about them. I was in ...

Wakacje nad wodą
September 6, 2018

Wakacje nad wodą

Koniec wakacji wcale nie musi oznaczać końca przygód, dlatego to właśnie w ostatni weekend sierpniowy razem z córką pojechaliśmy na zasiadkę karpiową. Spakowaliśmy wszystkie potrzebne rzeczy i ruszyliśmy w drogę. Po południu dotarliśmy na miejsce, więc po rozpakowaniu się i przygotowaniu stanowiska,...

Carp fishing in tandem
September 3, 2018

Carp fishing in tandem

Most carp fishing trips aren’t solitary adventures. We tend to go in pairs, sometimes even bigger groups. We usually go with friends who share our passion, or family members that we managed to convert. The need to share this experience probably comes from the fact that the very essence of our hobby ...

Netherlands Spinning Dutch Adventure competition recap
September 3, 2018

Netherlands Spinning Dutch Adventure competition recap

This year’s edition of the Spinning Dutch Adventure competition is already behind us. It took place on the large Ketelmeer lake in the Netherlands. 40 pairs of contestants took part; I went with my long-time friend Tomasz Dziewulski, who managed to catch a 90cm pike last year. This made me feel opti...

Nekielka Cup - the second round of eliminations for a place in the Polish Championship Finale “Polish Carp Masters"
August 29, 2018

Nekielka Cup - the second round of eliminations for a place in the Polish Championship Finale “Polish Carp Masters"

Once again Norbert Regulski, Marcin Liberadzki and Magda Regula from Mikado Fishing Team took on the other 23 teams in this competition. Coming in third in the first round meant we had a chance to compete for the number one spot in the Grand Prix. Admittedly, there was quite a gap between us and the...

July carp
August 18, 2018

July carp

July was unusually hot this year and the last few days were particularly scalding. That was when my friend Marcin and I decided to go on a carp fishing trip. Our chances of catching a carp were, quite frankly, pretty low. The water temperature was 27 degrees Celsius, which meant the fish wouldn&rsqu...

Hitting the spot.
August 16, 2018

Hitting the spot.

Carp and other white fish have become an increasingly popular target among anglers. There are many techniques and methods you can choose from but in the end all that matters is effectiveness. I would like to talk a bit about something that, in my opinion, is absolutely crucial in order to be effecti...

Family carp fishing
August 7, 2018

Family carp fishing

This article is a recap of our family carp fishing trip. Destination : Żelechów Spot: A beach on the right side Time: one weekend THE WATER It’s a tricky fishery and it requires a combination of technique, smarts and luck :) The bottom is all hills and valleys. It can go from five-six meters deep to...

“Jaws” - sharks aren’t as bad as some would have you believe.
August 3, 2018

“Jaws” - sharks aren’t as bad as some would have you believe.

I took up sea fishing in 2007 when Mike and I first went to the south shore of England to fish from the shore, looking for sharks. I'll never forget that day. Mike set up my rods, smiled at me knowingly and told me I would know if I had a bite. After six hours of looking at the tips and the beautifu...