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Mikado Fishing Team Testers Convention Czorsztyn 2018 from a spin fishing perspective
July 12, 2018

Mikado Fishing Team Testers Convention Czorsztyn 2018 from a spin fishing perspective

I was very happy when I got the email with my invitation to the Mikado Fishing Team testers convention that was going to take place in the picturesque village of Maniowy by Lake Czorsztyn. I would finally get the chance to meet the whole team!     I had met some of the people prev...

The tale of a very hungry carp
July 9, 2018

The tale of a very hungry carp

Beautiful, warm, long days make it so much easier to take some time to go fishing. The aura makes me so eager to get out by the water that I take any chance I get to pack my bags and go method feeder fishing. This technique was made for people who love carp fishing but don’t always have enough...

Summer zander
July 5, 2018

Summer zander

The sixth month of the year is always the favourite of spin fishing enthusiasts. The days are long, the temperature goes up and we can enjoy incredible sunsets and dawns. The best thing is, however, zander - one of the most ferocious predators living in Polish waters. This species is all an angler t...

“Wisłoka Chub” 2018 National Spin Fishing Competition
July 4, 2018

“Wisłoka Chub” 2018 National Spin Fishing Competition

The eleventh edition of the “Wisłok Chub” National Spin Fishing Competition took place on July 1st. The event was organized by the Polish Angling Associations Stryżów “Chub” branch and it was sponsored by Abramis LLC, the owner of the Mikado brand. Over 120 people from...

Street Fishing Poland – Wrocław 2018. Competition recap.
June 27, 2018

Street Fishing Poland – Wrocław 2018. Competition recap.

Street Fishing Poland is the second of four tournaments and it took place of June 23rd 2018 on the Oder River in Wrocław. Of course, the Mikado team had to make an appearance. While in Wroclaw we couldn’t deny ourselves the pleasure of strolling around this incredible city. It’s always g...

Mikado Testers Convention - Czorsztyn 2018.
June 27, 2018

Mikado Testers Convention - Czorsztyn 2018.

The Mikado Testers Convention took place on June 21-24 2018. Over 50 Mikado Fishing Team members participated, including testers from both Poland and other European countries such as the Czech Republic, Spain, Romania and the Netherlands. The convention was the perfect place for team bonding by the...

Carp Fishing football World Cup
June 27, 2018

Carp Fishing football World Cup

The football World Cup is here and I’ve been thinking about how different kinds of football games resemble different kinds of carp fishing trips. I think a friendly match is like going to a fishery you know very well. In football during a friendly match the coach has time to try out different ...

2018 Spin Fishing World Championship - Bosnia and Herzegovina
June 13, 2018

2018 Spin Fishing World Championship - Bosnia and Herzegovina

The World Championships in spin fishing from the bank took place on the 24-27 of May. The competition was fierce this year - 19 countries took part in the event. The competition was held on the Żeljeznica river, which flows past Sarajevo in Bosnia and Herzegovina. The Polish Team consisting of 8 peo...

Ladies with barbels
June 11, 2018

Ladies with barbels

July is a good time for spin fishing enthusiasts. Legally, it’s allowed to catch any kind of fish available in our lakes and rivers. The closed season for catfish has been shortened starting this year so barbel has become the fish we wait for the longest. Barbels, which are known for and named...

Method Feeder - How to catch tench
June 11, 2018

Method Feeder - How to catch tench

Hi. Today I want to talk a bit about catching tench using the Method Feeder technique. It’s fairly simple and incredibly effective for catching fish from the cyprinid family in still and slow-moving waters. A bit about the tackle and the technique:  Similarly to other bottom fishing met...

Polish Veteran Float Fishing Championship
June 7, 2018

Polish Veteran Float Fishing Championship

The Polish Veteran (55+) Float Fishing Championship has come to an end. The competition was heated and the high temperatures didn’t make it any easier. The weather was especially rough on the last day of competition when the sun was scorching hot and the wind was not enough to bring any relief...