Lead choice is often a personal preference, often dictated by the distance the angler is choosing to fish, however Ian Chillcott believes that if you put a little extra thought into your lead choice then you could end up putting more fish on the bank. In this article he explains why...
With more years experience than he'd like to admit to Ian Chillcott has learnt a thing or two about rods. The wide range of carp rods on the market is enough to bamboozle any angler, but it comes with good reason. In this article Chilly looks at the tools he uses and why he has a number of different rods in his armoury.
The immense Rainbow Lake in France has been described by many as the most extreme carp lake on the planet. With an incredible stock of huge carp combined with dense snags, hundreds of islands and a wealth of savage bars and plateaus, Rainbow is not for the feint hearted. Lee "Mozza" Morris is a self confessed Rainbow addict and this is his latest film covering three separate trips to the mighty lake and featuring lots of BIG CARP!!!
Episode two of Guest Sessions was filmed back in the early Summer of 2018. Jim Wilson had teed everything up for the shoot perfectly and it ended with a film that would make even the most hardened carp anglers arm hairs stand on end. This is Jim's account of that trip that saw him land the fish of his dreams.
Back again with his monthly ramblings, Ian Chillcott discusses the importance of line, what he uses and how he uses it. He feels it is a subject not discussed as much as it should be as using the correct line will have a far higher impact on your catch results than what bivvy or bed chair you have.