Tag: Anglers Afloat

Swanage Ocean Kayak Classic Kayak fishing competition

Swanage Ocean Kayak Classic Kayak fishing competition

This was the third Annual Ocean Kayak Fishing Tournament to be held at Swanage. The biggest competition in the UK kayak fishing calendar and one of my favourites. The weather prior to the event had been really bad; cold, wet and windy. I had been looking forward to this event, and planning for quite a […]

May 15, 2012 | By | 5 Replies More
Flyaking for Trout at Wimbleball lake

Flyaking for Trout at Wimbleball lake

‘Flyaking’ is the name given by fishing anoraks, to the pursuit of fly fishing from a kayak. It is great fun… you are very close to the water and to the fish – and the stealth of the kayak allows you to get very close indeed to the fish. Well that’s the theory anyhow. Now […]

April 14, 2011 | By | 6 Replies More
Lake District Pike from the Kayak

Lake District Pike from the Kayak

Having never been to the Lake District before, expectations were high for my impending kayak fishing trip to Coniston water. Friday finally arrived, and the weather was awful – blowing a gale and pouring with rain in Bristol… What the hell was it going to be like up North ?!! Given the weather, I decided against an […]

November 17, 2010 | By | 6 Replies More