medals at European Championships Dalvik
06 Jun 2010

EFSA European Boat Angling Championships,  Dalvik

EFSA European Boat Angling Championship competitor Geoff Carlin delivers his report and insight into the recent event fished out of Dalvik on Iceland’s north coast. Despite the travel chaos sparked by a moody volcano, EFSA Iceland staged a successful European

larage Icelandic wolffish
19 Apr 2010

Iceland European Boat Championship Preview

Dalvik in Iceland is the fantastic venue for the 2010 EFSA European Boat Championships. The event is set for next month, and provided massive volcanic ash eruptions have ceased to be an almighty problem, the fishing promises to be spectacular.

two anglers with Icelandic black beach spurdogs
13 Oct 2009

Black Beach Paradise

Shore angler Shaun Cumming boldly goes where few have gone before, travelling to a weird ash-bed beach on the extreme southern edge of Iceland. There’s no shortage of fish, but watch out for the volcanoes! Iceland is home to some

Steve Souter with a cod caught in Iceland
19 May 2009

Welcome to Planet Cod

With guaranteed fish, Iceland and Norway are hugely popular sea angling destinations, and right about now droves of anglers from all over Europe will be organising their tackle in anticipation of fantastic summer cod action in particular. To tickle your

close up of an Icelandic wolffish showing impressive teeth
30 Jun 2008

In Search of the Abominable Sea Wolf

A niggling need to catch an elusive fish that is armed to the teeth with teeth takes Steve Souter to Iceland’s West Fjords, where he comes face to face with a procession of growling wolffish. If there were fishy prizes