Germany Take Home Gold at World Champs

After a tense second day, Germany netted both team and individual gold medals here in Portugal on the Montemor rowing course.  Most of team England started off strong on day two catching on the slider and then moving onto the pole before taking a gamble targeting mullet. Will Raison had… Read more

Final Practice Day Comes to a Close at The World Champs

The final day of official practice has now finished in Portugal for Team England and with team selections made, it’s now time to prep for an early start tomorrow mornings match. Here in Portugal the temperatures plummeted overnight making for a very moody and misty venue first thing. This years… Read more

Steve Hemingray Reports on his trip to Ireland

Steve Hemingray has just returned from two successful fishing weeks in Ireland here is his report: The first week was the four-day Belturbet Festival, fished on four different lakes in rotation decided on overall weight. The event would be mainly pole fishing with some feeder fishing thrown in. Over the four… Read more

Team England U25’s Scoop Silver in World Championship

After a week’s long hard practise in blistering temperatures up to 39 degrees the Drennan England U25s came home with a stunning Silver Team medal and were very unlucky not to scoop gold. Team captain, Mark Downes, runs through the two days: This years event was held on the Cavo Lama… Read more

Maurice visits prior to Drennan Silverfish Festival at White Acres

Earlier this week top Dutch match angler, Maurice Prijs visited manager Gary Barclay at our busy despatch department to check out new additions to the Drennan range and pick up some last minute items for the Drennan Silverfish Festival this weekend. Maurice was particularly impressed with two great new additions to the Acolyte… Read more

Dean Barlow – FeederFest, Inniscarra Lake

Feeder ace Dean Barlow reflects on FeederFest held on Inniscarra Lake in Ireland. It was back to one of my favourite venues on the 23rd October, Inniscarra lake in Coachford Co. Cork Ireland for the 2nd Feederfest. Last year I managed 3rd place so was hoping for another good performance. The festival is… Read more