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Carp anglers on a trout expedition
March 4, 2019

Carp anglers on a trout expedition

During winter time, when all the lakes are covered with a thick, solid layer of ice, our family’s fishing thoughts are drifting towards spin fishing. Very recently, trout fishing became our second favourite thing to do (right after the carp fishing itself). After our brief, last year’s ...

Spin Fishing summary of the 2018 season by Michał Jandura. Part 3 of 3 – the zander
February 26, 2019

Spin Fishing summary of the 2018 season by Michał Jandura. Part 3 of 3 – the zander

The last part of my 2018 season summary I would like to fully dedicate to a fish that requires both sophistication and aggression form the angler. Zander – as that is the fish I am talking about, is capable of making you mad and ecstatic at the same time. Even though we can never be certain ho...

CATalogue recap of the 2018
February 19, 2019

CATalogue recap of the 2018

Last year was really harsh to us. Low level of water in rivers and high temperatures completely changed the places we used to know. Adjustments to new challenges were virtually endless. Trials that our equipment went through were just awfully hard. Let’s get to the point here, as I would like ...

Spin Fishing summary of the 2018 season by Michał Jandura. Part 2 of 3 – the perch
February 18, 2019

Spin Fishing summary of the 2018 season by Michał Jandura. Part 2 of 3 – the perch

In another part of my summary of the 2018 season, I would like to focus on a fish that last year I fell for – hopefully it did fell for me as well. Perch – as this is the fish that we are talking about here; at first sight easy to catch, tends to act cleverly and cunningly and that often...

Spin Fishing summary of the 2018 season by Michał Jandura. Part 1 of 3 – the pike
February 14, 2019

Spin Fishing summary of the 2018 season by Michał Jandura. Part 1 of 3 – the pike

There is possibly no angler that does not like to get back in his thoughts to the last season, in order to recall the best achievements and analyse defeats. The very period that we are in at the moment – the spin fishing dead season, is a perfect moment for all the analysis and reviews possibl...

Winter face of a carp
February 12, 2019

Winter face of a carp

For people unfamiliar with the carp fishing, winter may seem just like a completely dead season – a total stagnation. They could not be more wrong, though! There is no space for stagnation in carp fishing glossary. Carp season does not end – it merely evolves, making homo cyprinus active...

Trout at the begining of the season
February 4, 2019

Trout at the begining of the season

Trout at the beginning of a season are quite a challenge actually. Attempt to catch such a fish during winter is much different from the same activity during spring or summer. Cold water, short time since spawning, weight loss and much harder access to the food comparing to other parts of the season...

Summary of the carp season 2018
January 8, 2019

Summary of the carp season 2018

Time has come to sum up the recently finished carp season. Most important event of this year for me, that made this publication possible was the one where I joined the exclusive group of testers of Mikado Fishing Team. Due to that new cooperation, I met some amazing people – true fishing freak...

Winter pikes
January 4, 2019

Winter pikes

End of a winter fishing season arrived out of nowhere, braking hearts of multiple pike angling lovers in Poland. I however, am lucky enough to live and angle in the Great Britain where the fishing season lasts all year round. I spend most of my fishing trips by the reservoirs and creeks of the Yorks...

Catfish warfare Ebro - Mequinenza 2018
December 10, 2018

Catfish warfare Ebro - Mequinenza 2018

November getaway by the queen of Spanish rivers was in planning for a few months then, yet it was our guide who had a last word on the final destination - Jarin Valchar. We decided to go to the Riba Roja reservoir. Based in the Rio Ebro Ranch - home of an incredible vibe and amazing staff, we were c...

Unconventional view of the hook
December 7, 2018

Unconventional view of the hook

This fall gave us, anglers multiple chances to spend some time by the lake, spoiling us with a beautiful weather. The aura, however pleasant for us, frequently had a severe impact on behavior of the fish, misleading the anglers looking for a prey. Nonetheless most of anglers did their best to abuse ...