Dean Barlow

NAME: Dean Barlow

LIVES: Marlborough



  • World Feeder Team Champions 2014 and 2015
  • World Feeder Team Bronze 2012
  • European Feeder Team Champions 2012
  • European Feeder Team Silver 2013 and 2014
  • Wychavon Champion 2015
  • 4x Evesham Team Champs Winners
  • 2x White Acres Festival winner
  • 2x Erewash Valley Winter League individual winner
  • 5x Winter League Final Team winners
  • England Junior World Championship individual silver 1990
  • Intermediate National individual champion 1990
  • 2x Frank Barlow Memorial winner
  • Maver Pairs winner
  • Embassy Pairs finalist

TEAM: Drennan Oxford

BIGGEST FISH: 19lb carp

BEST MATCH WEIGHT: 31 carp on the Method feeder for 194lb at Hampton Springs Fishery, setting a lake record

FAVOURITE METHODS: Any rod and reel fishing and pole and bloodworm fishing.

FAVOURITE VENUES: River Avon at Evesham, Inniscarra Reservoir at Cork, Ireland

ANGLING AMBITIONS: To keep fishing for my country. To carry on being successful and keep enjoying it!

FAVOURITE ITEM OF TACKLE: Drennan Acolyte Ultra 12ft Feeder Rod


Dean is a well-respected angling character who continues in the footsteps of his father, the late and great Frank Barlow. He is a current member of the England Feeder Team and already has two team gold medals under his belt.

Although feeder fishing naturally takes up a lot of his time, Dean is still highly regarded as a top allrounder who can turn his hand to any method. The former Essex County team man grew up fishing rivers like the Trent and has a wealth of experience from fishing all over the country and abroad. He is also a Level 2 angling coach.