Ben’s European adventure recently took him back into Italy, where he had a score to settle! Our 7 month European adventure has now rounded the corner and we are on a long loop back home. It was therefore with a tinge of sadness that I crossed the Austrian border back into Italy, but with a […]
Ben and his wife Stacey’s European adventure hit Slovenia last week, where they fished the iconic Lake Bled and a lake called Smartinsko. Ben picks up the story – “we planned to spend two weeks at Bled – one week fishing, one chilling in the famous “Nash” house on the lakefront. The first week at […]
Another successful session over the syndicate. Following the success of last week, I managed to get down to the lake during the week and pre-baited the same spots with VNF boilies that have been soaking in the VNF bait soak and mix of hemp and maize. Knowing it’s a popular swim, I had a little […]
Angling on a new venue in the winter can be hard work at the best of times.. And with nothing in the way of shows or prior knowledge on the venue Harry Sandercock put his faith in a little stick mix of both KSC and VNF crushed baits flicked towards the margin of an island and shortly […]
Josh Goddard wasted no time in testing the KSCs credentials since placing his 1st order with us and coming on board the Xcel team.. 1st day out and a lovely result in the shape of this little belter!!
Ev Clements has been out this last week and snuck out this pristine slab of golden winter common on a white VNF pop up with a tiny bag of glugged VNF stick mix attached.
Ryan king managed a trip over to farlows and was rewarded with this lovely long common along with two others.. All taken on the Xcelerate pop ups from our flouro range..
Mixed crushed and whole VNF and KSC with a multi rigged VNF pop up nestled amongst the feast proved too much for this French whacker.. Daniel Godden tripped up the 57lb 4oz breeze block of a mirror on his last night of the trip.
Darren Clark from a few weeks ago with a scaley old dog of a mirror stalked feet from the bank.. A balanced out VNF glugged tiger tipped with a trimmed strawberries and cream pop up was the carefully prepared hookbait that tricked the biggest mirror in the lake along with another mirror of 24 in […]
After Alex Furnell had an awesone brace which included a PB he was buzzing with the result but just 12 hours later things unbelievably got even better with another brace and another PB made up of a 38lb 8oz Common and a 34lb 4oz Mirror. VNF pop up mounted on a hinged stiff rig over […]
A few of our lads are still having some brilliant results on the VNF as the conditions get a bit more realistic for this time of year which we will show you over the next few days. We’ll get started with Bobbie Horseman who wouldn’t let the freezing conditions beat him…. “I arrived at the […]
Alex Furnell with a mental brace made up of a 38lb 14oz Mirror and a 37lb 8oz PB Common a session he will never forgot especially as this was only part of a most memorable session that unbelievably got even better wink emoticon Fishing maggot rigs and hinged VNF pop ups over a maggot, hemp […]
Cor Bischof has been targeting a tricky venue in Holland of late and his perseverance paid off on his most recent session with this long lean Dutch common at 37lb. VNF Cork Ball Pop Ups over his pre baited spot doing the business
Tommy Flower tells us about his first session on a new water and a start of a new adventure… “The lake itself is steeped in history the stock isn’t huge with iv been told around 50-70 fish in around 15 acres with mainly commons that swim its depths although there are a scattering of old […]
Christmas come early for Paul Hugill whilst putting a black version of the VNF through it’s paces. Paul was made up after landing a stunning common at 34lb 12oz but things got even better when he slipped the net under another brute of a common at 36lb 6oz to finish off a a very successful […]