Baitcasters and Eggbeaters

Baitcasters and Eggbeaters

The landscape of fishing in the UAE has been slowly changing over the years. Gone are the days when the majority of people who line the jetties and breakwaters were armed with long telescopic rods with reels spooled with thick monofilament lines casting bing sinkers...
How to Keep your Gear Looking (and Working) like New

How to Keep your Gear Looking (and Working) like New

Buying new rods and reels is always a happy occasion for us anglers. We take them out of the box and treat them like babies. I even know  of a few people that keep them close to their bedside when they are first purchased, probably for them to wake up and know that...
People: Light  rock fishing

People: Light rock fishing

Turkish Sea Fishing Delights THE TURKISH FISHERMAN Savas Dursun has fished his whole life, and for the past five years he has spent massive amounts of time targeting salt water species from the rocky shores of his home waters near Antalya on the Southern coast of...
Lured in! A tale of one man and his lures

Lured in! A tale of one man and his lures

The Start of the Journey I was around 8 when I first saw a collection of lures for sale. Up until that point, all I was familiar with was fishing with bait. To tell you honestly, I didn’t even think they would work, but as with most fishermen, the skepticism that I...