L-R Horst Schneider, Dan Lynch, Heiko Dreier (Sr & Jr), Petter Skudal
30 Sep 2016

EFSA European Boat & Line Class Angling Championships 2016

The European Federation of Sea Anglers‘ 2016 Boat Championships were hosted by EFSA Ireland and co-hosted by Cobh Sea Angling Club at Cobh, County Cork from the 16th to the 23rd of September.

Antigua Fishing wahoo head
13 Jan 2012

Antigua Adventure Fishing

Des Westmore returns to Antigua for a family fishing holiday a year on from his first expedition to the Caribbean. The Virgin Holidays package say him flying direct with Virgin Atlantic from Gatwick to the superb Rex Halcyon Cove Resort.

competition underway off the Isle of Lewis
28 Aug 2011

The Stornoway Story

Prominent Stornoway Sea Angling Club Member, Ally Campbell, offers an insight into one of the busiest and most prosperous clubs in the country, and reports on two fantastic recent charter boat events on the Isle of Lewis.

Skipper Gethyn holds a smoothhound aboard My Way out of Holyhead
18 May 2011

Here come the smoothhounds

Smoothhounds run big off the North Wales coast and the area is synonymous with some huge fish. Each year during early summer, Holyhead charter skipper Gethyn Owen is right in the thick of this spectacular action

fishing in Repvag Norway
07 Apr 2011

Land of the Giants

Dutch angling journalist Simon Pim Pos travels to Repvåg, North Norway and encounters incredible boat fishing with cod built like buffaloes and wolf fish with pitbull attitude. He describes the whole experience as life changing and dreams of living there.

small boat electronics fish finder
07 Apr 2011

Small Boat Anglers’ Starter Guide to Basic Marine Electronics

Considering investing in a small boat but confused by constant references to unfamiliar electronic equipment? Despair not as Planet Sea Fishing walks you calmly through an array of the essential and optional items available. Let’s start with VHF radio VHF

the mouth of a wahoo show the impressive teeth
01 Mar 2011

Fun in the Caribbean Sun

Des Westmore kills two birds with one rock by building fishing time into the family holiday to Antigua. The trip was competitively priced, provided stunning locations, arm-arching action and a clutch of priceless memories. The continuing UK economic shambles has

happy angler with a pollack on a Red Gill EVO sandeel
15 Feb 2011

Pretty in PINK!

Alex McDonald works on the world famous Red Gill brand of lures and is one of a number of anglers charged with putting all new prototypes through their fishing paces. His latest task was to get afloat and tow some

Holyhead charter boat MyWay tied to pontoon
30 Dec 2010

Booking a charter boat

Holyhead charter skipper Gethyn Owen knows it takes more than a quick phone call to ensure the best possible chances of a successful day’s charter boat fishing. Here he offers some sound advice on how to go about organising a

a jack from Guinea-Bissau
05 Oct 2010

Paradise Found

Richard Sheard of World Sport Fishing offers his second insight into the fishing opportunities available around the West African paradise of Guinea-Bissau. Here he obliges the product testing crew from Salmo Lures, who sought to knock lumps out of a