Andy Loble with a qualitty Shetnad Isles cod
19 Mar 2017

Shetland Isles Recce in Small Watercraft

Andy Loble is constantly up for a challenge when it comes to fishing. He has always had a thing for adrenaline sports and feels there should be no reason why you can’t add a bit of excitement to your fishing.

Bronwyn, Flaco and Nestor with the Blue Marlin
22 Feb 2017

Mexican Marlin Delight

Des Westmore and family enjoy the delights of Mexico’s Riviera Maya, so much so that they returned for another sunshine break. This time, daughter Bronwyn was to hook up with a fish of a lifetime as they hit the blue

Cape Verde Grand Slam - A Cape Verde Atlantic sailfish
08 Feb 2017

Cape Verde Grand Slam

Neil Cottington recently visited Cape Verde, an island in a volcanic archipelago off the northwest coast of Africa for a holiday. While there he booked a couple of days boat fishing with Cabo Verde Sport Fishing. Using light tackle Penn

A close up of a Scottish porbeagle shark
18 Dec 2016

Porbeagle Shark Fishing in Scotland

Since the fishery was first discovered by members of the Caithness Sea Angling Association in the early 90’s the north coast porbeagle shark fishing has quietly simmered away off the radar. Top Scottish rod Scott Gibson tells the tale of

snook fishing naples florida
03 Nov 2016

Snook in the Gulf of Mexico

Without a doubt the waters of the New England coast offer some of the best saltwater fishing anywhere in the world. With stripers, blues, tuna, cod, haddock and a host of others, who could ask for more?

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.

general new and reports
11 Sep 2016

New from ICOM the IC-M93D EURO, the World’s Slimmest, Buoyant DSC Handheld Radio

Icom, is the successor to the popular IC-M91D. Stylish and slim, this new Icom handheld contains an abundance of features including a dedicated built-in DSC receiver (meets ITU-R M.493-13 Class D DSC), internal GPS and active noise cancelling technology. In

the 5.4kg record breaking plaice
04 Sep 2016

Record Breaking Plaice in the Faroe Islands

The town of Vestmanna, provides the perfect backdrop for the sea angler who wants to target huge plaice. The local charter skipper Magni Blástein has spent the last few years establishing the best all weather marks.

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19 May 2016

Using Chart Software to Find Fish

Learn how to locate various species of saltwater fish in different parts of the country using contours, currents, and specific structure areas they prefer. An interesting webinar from Navionics on how to interpret charts to find fish holding features.

Dana witha 31 inch striped bass
01 May 2016

Cape Cod Stripers

Hailing from New Hampshire Dana Benner has been writing about fishing and the outdoors in the traditional press and digital media for more than 30 years. In his first feature for Planet Sea Fishing he takes us to the Cape Cod peninsula to target the renowned striped bass.