Porbeagle Shark

4 years ago with My Way 1 we set out to hook a shark and on our first attempt managed a porbeagle of around 200lb.   In 2017 we had a couple fruitless efforts, a few brief runs but no real success.   We often have the occasional encounter with sharks when wreck fishing but always stick to the job in hand – pollack, cod and coalfish.   On 15th September, we set off at first light for our first dedicated attempt at sharks with My Way 2.   Half way through our day one porbeagle estimated at 200lb+ surfaced […]

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A hungry My Way porbeagle

Porbeagle Shark for My Way

For years we’ve encountered the odd shark during our fishing exploits off Holyhead, bitten fish, snapped lines etc. This year we decided to bite the bullet and invest in new gear, fact finding trips, so much reading and then finally set out to target sharks. This week has been planned for a long time & foul weather was all set to scupper our chances, but a break in the winds saw us set sail early doors today, 50lb class gear, custom made wire shark traces and enough rubby dubby to sink a smaller boat! Baits in the water and floats […]

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