Category: Makins

Method & Bomb Success At Makins

A lovely day’s coaching with Derek on Lake 2 at Makins Fishery. Derek is a pleasure angler who has recently got back into his fishing after a 20-year break and particularly loves feeder fishing...

Coaching With Kevan And Darren At Makins

I had a really nice time on the bank with Kevan and Darren last week. We tackled the far side of Lagoon Pool at Makins Fishery, a nice lake on Phase Two and one...

Coaching With Mark At Makins

Yesterday I was coaching with Mark Jones on Thames Pool at Makins Fishery. I warned him before we started that the fish in the snake lakes on Phase 3 can be very moody and...

Coaching With Ricky At Makins

When Ricky Marks and I tackled up at Makins Fishery earlier this week I was a little worried that the fish might switch off in the 30ºC+ heatwave. I needn’t have worried. The fish...

A Great Session At Makins

I fished the Fish’O’Mania qualifier at Makins Fishery yesterday and knew I’d struggle after pulling out peg B11 on Lake 2. I managed three nice carp for 27lb on the wag and pole shallow,...

Round One Fun!

Round 1 of the excellent Matrix Commercial Champs run by Wayne Sharman kicked off at Makins Fishery today. I was fairly happy pulling out peg 10 on Lizard and we all had acres of...

177lb Win At Makins

Had the day off today so booked in on a Makins midweeker and had my best ever weight at the venue. I won the match with 177lb 8oz from peg 2 on Reptile with...

7th On The Makins Fisho

For those who were getting concerned, my end peg drawing arm finally reappeared today on the Fisho qualifier at Makins! I was starting to worry it’d gone for good. Sadly not the lake, end...