‘Bait and wait’ pays for sec­ond gi­ant bar­bel

Angling Times (UK) - - THIS WEEK -

JUST 24 hours af­ter smash­ing the River Nene bar­bel record, Gary John­son, re­turned to the same wa­ter­way and slipped the net un­der this 13lb 5oz spec­i­men.

The Peter­bor­ough & District An­gling As­so­ci­a­tion mem­ber, whose record 18lb bar­bel fea­tured in An­gling Times last week, de­cided to visit a dif­fer­ent stretch of the wa­ter­way. There he pre­baited a place where he had spot­ted fish rolling.

Leav­ing the bar­bel to feed, Gary re­turned the next day and tempted his lat­est gi­ant on a DNA Baits Se­cret Seven dumb­ell boilie fished in con­junc­tion with a small PVA bag of bro­ken boilies.

Newspapers in English

Newspapers from UK

© PressReader. All rights reserved.