Jig fishing: Techniques / materials / jigs

We will take stock of the intricacies of jigging. Contrary to what most people think, jigging is no big deal. jig fishing requires excellent coordination of the upper limbs, a good knowledge of the environment and to deduce ...

Fishing opening 2021: all dates by species

The opening of fishing in 2021 is THE date that all fishermen wait for in order to start a new fishing season. Whether it is for the opening of pike fishing or the opening of trout fishing, it should however be noted that the opening of fishing obeys ...

Boat Box System Xtroller V2: Understand everything about its installation

The Boat Box System Xtroller V2 is a portable lithium-ion power unit for Electric motor power supply. This lithium battery is one of the most reliable and the most used by the most experienced fishermen in France. It ensures unbeatable autonomy and incomparable lightness by ...

Fishing knot: 5 essential fishing knots to master

Succeeding in his fishing knot is part of the béaba to know how to master for a fisherman. Here is a selection of fishing knots that are easy to make, whether on a lure, a swivel or between the leader and the main line. The lighter knot: the lighter knot ...

Braid or Nylon: which line to choose for lure fishing?

Braid or Nylon? We often see this question come up on forums when it comes to lure fishing. Unfortunately, we realize that the answers offered are often contradictory. We therefore wanted to do the exercise so that you can direct your choice between a ...

Record pike: the 10 biggest pike caught in France

What fisherman has never dreamed of catching a record pike in his life? But what is a record pike? What is the size of the biggest pike ever caught in France? In order to see more clearly, we wanted to list you the 10 biggest pike caught ...

Record catfish: the 10 largest catfish caught to date

With the passing years and the democratization of its fishing, the record catches of catfish do not stop raining. Some fishermen have even made hunting record catfish their specialty. In order to see more clearly, we wanted to list you the 10 biggest catfish caught ...

Anthony Manson-Caron, fishing guide from the Creuse to Ireland

Discover the portrait of Anthony Manson-Caron, fishing guide instructor from the Creuse to Ireland and specialist in predator fishing with lures. Hello Anthony, firstly can you briefly introduce yourself to our readers? Hello! Yes with pleasure! My name is Anthony MANSON-CARON, I was born in ...

Damien Toussaint, trout fishing guide

Discover the portrait of Damien Toussaint, fishing guide instructor in the Saint-Lary region in the Pyrenees and specialist in trout fishing. Hello Damien, firstly can you briefly introduce yourself to our readers? Hello Rodmaps team. My name is Damien Toussaint, I am 25 ...