12 June 2017
Over the past 12 years I have travelled many times to the foothills of the Himalayas in Northern India trying to catch the elusive Himalayan Golden Mahseer. Fishing for Mahseer is not easy, it’s a bit like Salmon fishing; you have to be in the right spot at the right time.
09 June 2017
Daiwa sales rep, Owen Thomason, enjoyed some epic ‘slab’ action recently. Here he takes up the story on how it came about.
18 May 2017
I was asked to speak at this event last year and for some strange reason they asked me back again this year. I have been totally impressed with the Notts Society both for its organisation and the atmosphere generatedby its members, so was happy to say yes writes Daiwa consultant Brian Skoyles.
02 May 2017
Cathal Hughes fished the 3 day Suck Valley Festival over the Bank holiday weekend. This was the first year of the festival which was fished on three sections of the river Suck.
22 March 2017
In my opinion Hull and District Angling Association are brilliant at organising events to encourage newcomers to angling but this event was a bit special even by their standards. A combined H&DAA, PAC and Angling Trust Event with opportunities to try Pike angling, Carp fishing and general coarse angling spread over two ponds. Jointly organised by Andy Loble on behalf of the Angling Trust, Clive Melhuish PAC Regional Organiser, Derek Pye H&DAA Fisheries Officer and supported by Carp-Talk, it promised to be a great day, I was really looking forward to being involved ... writes Daiwa Consultant Brian Skoyles.
28 February 2017
I’m stood with Dave Mutton in the torrential rain, staring out over a wind lashed lake. I’d recently had a conversation with a somewhat depressed organiser Clive Melhuish and the junior pike academy was going ahead despite the appalling conditions writes Daiwa Consultant Brian Skoyles.
22 December 2016
Daiwa Consultant Bob Roberts recently enjoyed a trip to Antigua mangroves to fish for Tarpon. Here, Bob explains this amazing trip.
09 December 2016
With the write-up on the Junior section of the Daiwa Open in Withernsea going up a few days ago, Event Organiser Paul Jefferson has now covered the main event, which you can read about below.
06 December 2016
The end of November marks the time for the annual Daiwa Open in Withernsea, Hull. Attracting beach anglers from all over the north east of England, the competition features several categories including: Junior, Lady, Flatfish, Whiting and Men. Daiwa Consultant, Brian Skoyles, was at the Junior event and below he describes the Juniors competition.