SUPER PERCH FOR JULES & WEEKLY REPORT

THE FRENCH CONNECTION: Last week, Sebastian Traineau and his family from Givrand in France were holidaying across the midlands. I hooked up with Sabastian and his son Jules for a days fishing and we had some wonderful sport catching...

CRACKING OWEL TROUT FOR CLONARD & WEEKLY REPORT

OWEL PLEASURE ANGLERS: I meet some great characters from time to time in the angling world and our midland anglers are up there with the best. Charlie Greville, now a townie and ex-army man, originally from Killucan has his...

DOONER WINS ON OWEL & WEEKLY REPORT

DOONER IS TOP ROD: Ollie Dooner was the popular winner of the Lakeland Anglers end of season competition last Sunday October 2nd. On the day, anglers ventured out on Owel and Ennell, with some cracking trout being presented at...

I.T.F.F.A LEINSTER NATIONAL QUALIFIER ON OWEL BY DENIS GOULDING

The Leinster Qualifier was held on Lough Owel on the 1st of October, fishing was very good on the lake 3 weeks before the competition, with great catches from the likes of James Fagan, Brendan Murray, Andy Boyle and...

CRACKING PIKE ON THE FLY & WEEKLY REPORT

CRACKING PIKE ON THE FLY: Last week we mentioned that my pal Jimmy Murray was back over from Queens in New York and we were on a mission to catch some big pike on the fly. This we did...

ENNELL CRACKER WINS O’MALLEY CUP & WEEKLY REPORT

O’MALLEY CUP: Over 30 anglers lashed out across Lough Ennell last Sunday for the O’Malley Cup fly fishing competition. Conditions were quite good with plenty of early morning rain, clearing later, and a nice breeze at times kept the...

REE BEAUTY FOR STEVE TURNER & WEEKLY REPORT

REE BEAUTY: If you are planning a trip to Lough Ree for a bit of trout fishing, now is the time to set sail. Ree, like some of our other midland lakes, will close for the trout fishing on...

ALAN TYRRELL WINS CLONHUGH CUP & WEEKLY REPORT

GOOGLE LADS: Our pals from Google were back drifting across the midlands recently and had a lovely day trolling. Arseny Ivanov of St Peterburg, Pavel Pimshin of Volgograd and Baur Sauranbek of Kazakhstan caught some lovely perch and trout...

FARRAR IS TOP ROD ON ENNELL

ENNELL CUP: We had a lovely day out on Lough Ennell last Sunday as we fished the Lough Ennell Perpetual Cup. This fly-fishing competition always draws a good turnout of anglers and this year was no different. Conditions were...

NODGER WINS ON OWEL & WEEKLY REPORT

NODGER ON FIRE ON OWEL: Andy Boyle is having a fantastic fly-fishing season on Owel and in less than a week he has picked up the Dan Mullally Shield and the Patti Doolin Shield. Once again, teaming up with...