Being a local to Decoy Lakes I was asked by a lot of anglers which lake was going to win it and which pegs etc, and I could honestly say the winner could come off any lake on the day.
Last year me and fellow Bait-Tech sponsored angler Ian Didcote decided to join forces, as a carp and a match angler, and book ourselves into our first BCAC qualifier – what could be better?
My annual French trip with the lads finally arrived and we all set off in hope of banking some stunning French chunks.
Having finished work for a break over the Easter period, I decided that another trip to Suffolk Water Park was long over due.
Bank Holiday Friday saw me heading back to my favourite venue for the open match at Lindholme Lakes.
For my latest trip out I, along with good mate Stew Milne, had booked into the open match at Decoy Lakes, near Peterborough.
Finally my first holiday of the year was here! Same as last year our first trip away was to a small park with a few lodges, some bits to stop the kids getting too bored, and a few small, natural fishing lakes.
With a little thought and understanding of the mixes you have at your disposal, you can create a mix that could suit almost every eventuality.
With the sun shining on a warm Friday afternoon I decided to make a snap decision to go to Colemans for a Saturday open match.
Fish O Mania Day – With a load of fish under my belt the week before, I was happy going into the first Fish O!