Sea fishing related news and reports covering boat fishing from My Way with Gethyn Owen

First smoothhound session

We had our first few hrs trying for smooth hounds this week. And for an early session the fishing was fairly good. We managed a few pups of around 6lb, together with three superb double figure smoothies. Martin, above, landed the first double with a new personal best of 15lb 6oz. Steve, below followed up with his first ever hound at a very respectable 16lb 13oz. Had a fish myself too, and managed to set the bar high for the next 6 weeks with a nice 19lb 6oz

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Smoothhound video

Small video of the PENN Squadron II Touch Tip and PENN Spinfisher VI6500LL in action recently with a nice 16lb 13oz smoothhound PENN Squadron II Touch Tip Offering exceptional value for money, the PENN Squadron II Touch Tip feauture modern sporting blank actions designed to achieve high performance in both fishing an casting. The souple tip provide perfect bite detection where the strong backbone of the blank provides the strength needed for casting baits and fighting the fish. Carbon blank Graphite reel seat Delivered in a cloth bag Supplied with quality guides Three piece equal length Rubber push on butt […]

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PENN in action

Small video from last week and Leigh Williams battling a 30lb tope from Holyhead Deep PENN BATTALION BOAT – The Battalion boat contains a special blend of high performance carbon, producing an exceptionally lightweight, powerful, slim diameter blank. The tip action is progressive but powerfull in the mid section with a stiff butt, creating a rod with amazing sensitivity for bite detection and strength when fighting fish. This unique action is also designed to give maximum performance with braid and mono lines. ALPS Tri reel seat ALPS guides Short Butt + Long tip construction Double lock nuts PENN FATHOM 25 […]

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Experience. Will chalk off Tuesdays to exactly that! Hard day afloat, weather not as great as enjoyed of late and the fishing followed a similar path. Drifting was good fun plenty of pollack and a few codling caught, with a few big enough for the table along with strings of small coal fish. An hr inshore at anchor returned only dogfish with a few small small huss and 2 small rays. The Deep … Well having had our first couple tope of the year out on Sunday followed by a great amount of pack tope to 25lb on Monday, today […]

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Happy Mondays

Another enjoyable day afloat today with the fish on the feed. Variety of species caught inshore whilst on the drift and anchor. A good amount of small pollack coalies and codling with a few reaching 3lb and kept for the table Holyhead Deep coming up trumps with plenty of pack tope and huss to the boat, the best weighing 25lb for local angler Paul Rowlands More photos in Gallery 242

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