Quickfire Questions


Jon Arthur


End Peg


Bicester, Oxfordshire


Angling Coach, Tackle Consultant, Film Maker & Photographer

Years Fishing:

Since I was just four years old!

Angling Heroes:

Bob Taylor, Dave Armstrong, Kim Milsom

Biggest Match Weight:

62 carp for 477lb 14oz during Round 2 of the UK Champs at Decoy Lakes (new UK Champs record)

Proudest Angling Achievement:

3x UK Champion

Favourite Bait:


Favourite Method:

Float fishing for anything that swims

Favourite Method When Not Match Fishing:

Light lure fishing for perch and small predators

Favourite Species:

Tench and crucians

Favourite Venue:

White Acres Holiday Park, Cornwall. Anywhere with character and a mixture of fish.

Career Highlights:

3x UK Champion, 2x Evesham Festival Wychavon Champion, Winter League Final Champion, Daiwa Masters Champion, 3x Fish’O’Mania Finalist, 2x Match This Finalist, 3x Parkdean Masters Finalist, 4x British Open Finalist, Golden Rod Finalist, UK Champs Record Holder, Former Fish’O’Mania Qualifier Record Holder, Tunnel Barn Farm Master, Dynamite Baits In The Mix Runner Up

Top Advice:

Work hard, be prepared, fish to your strengths… and have fun!