Spring is, most definitely, in the air! On the whole, winter has been very, or perhaps we should say, incredibly, wet and windy, but we’re on the up and up now and the fish are moving, the skies are blue and the bluebells are out in the woods. You can tell we’re excited about the forthcoming months and it shows in this month’s Carpworld. There’s a spring outlook to the mag with lots of cracking features.
IN THIS ISSUE
DAVE CHILTON – BIG INTERVIEW
Dave is the man who invented the very first dedicated hooklink material and started Kryston. He’s a technical wizard on everything riggy and here’s how he changed the face of carp angling for ever.
ADAM CLEWER – HERE WE GO AGAIN…
Adam has high hopes and aspirations for the coming year and as winter slips slowly away and the green shoots of spring show that nature is awakening from its winter slumber, what will the future hold?
MAX COTTIS – IN SEARCH OF SHOULDERS
Max Cottis, tells the tale of his time on the Abbey Lakes complex and his winter campaign in search of the awesome Shoulders, one of the biggest known carp in the world.
PLUS . . . PAUL FORWARD GETS HIS YEAR OFF TO A GOOD START, SIMON CROW ON FISHING SMALL WATERS, CHRIS BALL WITH ANOTHER HISTORIC CARP WATER AND DARRELL PECK ON HIS WATERSIDE ADVENTURES. THERE’S NEARLY 90,000 WORDS TO READ – MORE THAN ANY OTHER ANGLING MAG AND IT’S ALL ABOUT CARP! DON’T FORGET TO CHECK OUT INTERNATIONAL CARPER BECAUSE AS WELL AS MAX COTTIS OUR OLD FRIEND TONY DAVIES-PATRICK KEEPS US UP TO DATE WITH HIS TRAVELS, AND JULIAN JURKEWITZ TAKES US ON A SPRINGTIME EUROPEAN ADVENTURE. THERE’S ALSO A LOOK AT DOMAINE DES ILES, A CRACKING HOLIDAY VENUE AND AN IN DEPTH LOOK AT TACKLING LES QUIS, ONE OF THE MOST FAMOUS WATERS IN FRANCE. OH, AND DON’T FORGET OUR REGULAR LOOK AT THE WORLDWIDE CARP CAPTURES IN ECHOES!