Tackle and sea fishing related product reviews

Custom Built Albas

Following our successful shark outing last year, we’ve been slowly collating more information and gear for another outing later in 2017, with one main requirement – only the best. Alba rods are renowned world wide for their quality in landing big sharks, tuna, billfish. This in mind, My Way and our anglers are being treated to two custom builds from Stan and will no doubt see some action in coming months. Photos thanks to Stan at http://www.albarods.co.uk Looking forward to using the rods Message or call 07971 924046 to book or for more information My Way is sponsored by Pure Fishing […]

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Greys Strata Guideflex Trousers

In all my years fishing like the vast majority of anglers out there I’ve worn a good strong pair of jeans. Rainy days sees them covered with a waterproof bib and brace set, often with matching jacket. There are many outfits to choose from, with both the recreational and commercial sectors of fishing having an array of clothing to choose from. A few months back a friend showed me a pair of the Strata Guideflex Trousers from Greys and was raving about how light, waterproof and comfortable the trousers were, I think the phrase ‘just like wearing pyjamas’ had me intrigued […]

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Tackle On Trial – Penn Squall 20LW

When we embarked on our sponsorship deal with Pure Fishing, it was important for us to obtain the right equipment for our waters. With the likes of Penn, Abu Garcia and Shakespeare all part of the Pure Fishing family of companies, we had quite a decision to make on the exact products that suited our needs. Reels had to be robust enough to endure the rigours of novice handling, especially line lay, so a strong level wind in particular was essential. They also had to be fairly easy to use. Drag system being crucial, for personal fishing I love the […]

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FishComm Ltd – Brizo wet weather gear

FishComm LTD an international fishing industry consultancy company with business in 16 countries and is owned by ex commercial fisherman and avid sea angler Cormac Burke. A regular aboard My Way, Cormac knows the requirements to fish at sea in all weather. Recently, he launched an exciting new venture to FishComm Ltd, their own brand clothing division. Their first range of gear is named Brizo, after the Norse God. Both items have received great reviews from field-testing on a commercial fishing boat and also by an angler for the past nine months with excellent feedback. I recently received both a Bib & […]

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My Ways sponsored rods & reels

Great collection of pics showing our rods & reels in action. With My Way Sponosred by Tackle Giants Pure Fishing, we have an assortement of Shakespeare & Penn rods and reels available for use free of charge aboard My Way. 12lb class the heaviest of our general rods, offering great sport to our anglers Please email or call 07971 924046 for further details  

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PENN Fathom 30LD twin speed

Dave Hellon, Angler Review I have been lucky enough to get out on My Way with Gethyn a couple of times this past month and it is quite apparent that his new Shakespeare Agility 12lb class rods are getting quite a lot of attention and they rightly deserve it. You can see by many pics that they are perfect for the fishing out of Holyhead, as are the Penn reels he matches them up with. There is however also a hidden gem aboard My Way….The Penn Fathom lever drag twin speed….I have been fortunate to use thie on my last […]

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Penn & Shakespeare review – Paul Brooks

Gear Review Paul Brooks, Wrexham I recently enjoyed a boat trip aboard My Way skippered by Gethyn Owen out of Holyhead Marina and was offered the chance to try out the new hire gear he has recently acquired for his boat namely Shakespeare Agility rods and Penn Fathom reel, I jumped at the chance and used the 12lb class agility rod and a Penn Fathom 25n reel off we sailed out to the deeps at Holyhead our target was spurdogs I was a bit sceptical at first only using a 12lb class rod on spurdogs and said so as we […]

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What Fish UK

The What Fish UK Smartphone App has been designed as a sea recognition program for UK Sea Anglers. Being portable, and available on Apple and Android, anglers have instant species identification at their fingertips. To accompany the species drawings the What Fish UK App has recently been updated to include numerous photographs to aid in fish identification. The What Fish UK App also includes the following features Fish name and scientific name Record shore and boat weights Minimum recommended shore and boat sizes CAD designed detailed boat/kayak rig images Boat/Kayak baits descriptions from the experts Description of preferred territory including […]

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Wreckfinder®

This review was written for Boat Fishing Monthly magazine and can be found in the October issue. Previously if you required information and especially GPS numbers on specific wrecks you had to write with your request to the United Kingdom Hydrographic Office (UKHO). With effect from December 13th 2011 the UKHO have been unable to provide a Wreck Information Service to the general public. In line with government policy, UKHO now grants permission to 3rd parties to re- use the data contained in its Wrecks Database and therefore enquirers are requested to make use of a number of the many […]

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SAKUMA Hooks 450 Chinu

Sakuma started trading in the UK just over 10 years ago when they started importing a range of hooks from Japan. In this very short time Sakuma has gone from strength to strength and has quickly become a favourite brand with the vast majority of UK anglers. In 2010 Sakuma introduced the Chinu Hooks, product number 450. This hook is an incredibly strong and made of high carbon forged wire, despite this, each hook has a very light weight. The Chinu range incorporates a specific style, with a small bend and slightly off set eye and chemically sharpened point to […]

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