Youtube has thousands of fishing video's posted on it , some are bad but many are an excellent way to learn and progress in the sport I wish this was available when I first started
Up there with the very best is Steve Ringer's Skills School. These videos are excellent. A 'must watch' for every budding matchman!!!
Preston Innovations video's with Des Shipp are another collection of excellent produced video's and another 'must watch' for all matchmen with thousands of views on youtube, On this one Des offers more great tips from a local fishery to me, Hillview Lakes in Tewkesbury. This time round he's targeting F1's on Maggots and Pellets
Manor Farm Leisure is a Commercial local to me in Evesham, Jamie Hughes visits the venue in this video. Visit their website by clicking HERE
Preston Innovations - Absolute Match Fishing Series is a collection of videos covering many methods used at leading venue's throughout rhe UK, anoher 'must watch'
Preston Innovations star Des Shipp shows you everything you need to know about commercial pole elastics!
He runs through his FIVE favorite elastics for commercial fishing, and shows you how to elasticate a Roller Pulla Kit. And, 'How To' fit a Double Sleeve which protects your hollow elastic.
If you're confused about pole elastics and don't really understand how to set them up, or what elastics to use then you'll find this video very useful.
- How To Fit the Double Sleeve: 0:25
- How To Elasticate a Roller Pulla Kit: 6:53
- Des' Elastic Tips: 12:21
- Des' Top FIVE Elastics for commercials: 14:13
Match Fishing Essentials - Commercials edition with Des Shipp and Andy Power
So, here's the concept: We take two highly successful commercial Match Anglers, send them off to different commercial venues and get them each to go through their methods that they use to fish a match. It's that simple.
Des Shipp goes through attaching a Dacron connector and shows you exactly how he does it
How to tie a hair rigged bait band
Maver make a clever device that makes tying knotless knot hair rigs simple and ensures hair length is accurately maintained. Sliding scale for easy adjustment of hair length. Caters for pellet bands, plain loops and quick stops. Includes band/bait stop storage via screw cap in base of main body
Preston make a tool for those who struggle with fine lines and small knots trying to form small loops for bait bands constantly against smaller hooks
These video's are just a collection of the many thousands of match fishing video's that have been posted onto Youtube in the last 10 years. You could spend hours watching them and the best bit is they are all FREE to view. A big thankyou needs to go to all the fishing tackle manufacturers that have been involved in producing them.