Testing the new Spy (Spin Fly) – red version

A couple of days ago I tied a batch of new coloured lures for my Spy system. One of these was a Red & White lure, that I had the opportunity to test swim yesterday. Together with a good friend I was belly boat tripping a stretch of a river, that we hadn’t fished for […]

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Spy Project – Spin Fly system for predator fishing

The last couple of years I’ve had great success fishing hair jigs. Anything from the good old classic bucktail jig to more elaborate rabbit strip jigs and some with a lot of flash and rubber legs as well. For me, the lively materials in many fishing situations seem to outfish more solid lures like jerkbaits, […]

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Tying and fishing the ABU Optic Flies – now available as an eBook from Amazon Kindle

 – get it on your device before your neighbour! In February 2018 I released the book Tying and Fishing the ABU Optic Flies, in an English language hardcover print version. Naturally this book can be bought in our webshop, or, if you live on the British Isles, also from Paul Morgan at Coch-y-Bonddu Books. Later […]

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Cabela’s Worm Bass Bucket – jigs and softbaits

What’s in a Cabela’s worm bucket? – and do you get your money’s worth? We take a look inside and I give you my unbiased opinion of the product. Probably most interesting for my American viewers since Cabela’s don’t seem eager to ship to Europe anymore. Share

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Mickey Finn Bucktail Jig – classic hair jig tying

The classic bucktail jig tied in the fabulous Mickey Finn color combination. Watch this hair jig swim under water and bring some beautiful lake living wild brown trout to the boat. Share

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Storm 360GT Searchbait – fishing lures under water

Keep it simple. Cast out. Let it sink. Start retrieving and searching. Underwater action footage – see this bait swim in natural lakes and rivers. Share

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11 Jigs Swimming – hair jig tying and fishing

Crazy underwater swimming action. Watch 11 cool hairjigs swimming in real lakes and streams – and see for yourself why these jigs are so productive for bass, pike, musky, trout, perch, walleye, zander, catfish and a bunch of saltwater predators as well. All of the jigs are tied by me :0) Do you wanna tie […]

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Shimano Calcutta – casting brake setup guide

Quickguide to adjusting the casting brakes on a Shimano Calcutta baitcasting reel. 5 minutes of your time used on watching this video and setting up your Calcutta, enables you to avoid backlashes and birds nests. Here’s how! This video is on the Calcutta 301D, but the instructions will work for any Calcutta D series reel, […]

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Meet the Booby fly – Angling Tales

I have just released the first video in a series I’ve given the working title Angling Tales. It’s a series where I will try to make some touchdowns in angling history and celebrate cool flies, equally cool anglers, hot fishing techniques or other remarkable events. First video is a short story about the Booby Fly. […]

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How to rig a Grub / Curl tail Jig – Basic angling tips

Your guide to rigging a grub, curl tail or twister on a jighead – and tips for using grubs on a single hook and in a texas style rig as well. Illustrated in close-up film and easy-to-follow step-by-step instructions :0) With under water action clips of several curltails and twintails. Another entry in my How […]

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