MATCH FISHING – FEBRUARY ISSUE
ADVANCED RIVER FISHING
Welsh International Ian Hughes reckons the Shrewsbury section of the River Severn is the best match length in the country. Find out why.
Steve Ringer rips up the rule book for bream fishing and shows how he does it differently using approaches more associated with carp.
SO YOU WANT TO FISH FOR ENGLAND?
Deep ship canals are often used for World and European championship matches. We join joint England coach Mark Downes on the Gloucester Canal to discuss the best way to fish them.
MATCH FISHING CUP
Kieron Rich is at home to Andy May and he’s chosen the Severn at Shrewsbury for his home venue. Will home advantage pay off and see him get through to the semi-final?
STU CONROY ON BLOODWORM AND JOKER
In the second part of his three-part mini-series Stu takes us on the improving River Mersey to show his bloodworm methods on running water.
COXY’S MATCH TALK
Darren’s just got back from the Mosella/ Garbolino Silver Fish Festival at Whiteacres. The five day long competition was considered by many to be one of the best ever festivals fished in this country.
Our new regular monthly columnist Giles Cochrane discusses the effects of temperature and air pressure this month. It’s a subject that maybe we should all be following a bit more…
Our brand new columnist Jon Arthur takes his bow this month. Every month Jon will be reflecting on life in the REAL world of match fishing when things don’t ALWAYS go right…
MATCH FISHING TACKLE AWARDS
It’s YOUR chance to vote on what YOU think was the best tackle in 2004. As a thank you from us there’s a £300 cash prize up for grabs for the first entry drawn out and 10 runners up prizes of free 12-month subscriptions.
Long rods are a must if you’re an angler who regularly fishes on deep rivers or commercial waters where the carp grow big! This month the team has been looking at long rods between 17ft and 20ft.
And much more…
ON SALE FRIDAY 28th JANUARY