Tag Archives: catches

Andys Carpin Adventures- Croix Blanche 2010

Here is a post featuring a video of Andy Lear’s trip to the Croix Blanche Lakes in September 2010: Andys Carpin Adventures- Croix Blanche 2010 – Watch more Videos at Vodpod.

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Croix Blanche Catch Report : Festival of Thirties!

Belgain carper Rudy Coussens enjoyed a successful visit to the Croix Blanche lakes on the first week of September. Fishing on the Tortue lake on the now famous peg 13, he banked fifteen carp and a giant catfish. His average … Continue reading

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Cracking week on the Croix Blanche for young Dutch anglers

Young Dutch anglers Bob & Kaz Van Leeuwen proved this week that you don’t need to have years of experience to get amongst the fish. They lads aged sixteen & eleven banked 27 carp to over 34lb during their weeklong … Continue reading

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Zig Rigs, Weed & Bubble Floats

Few will have failed to notice that the carp spend a lot of time in the upper layers of the water during the summer months. In fact even in the winter they can often be found mid water in a … Continue reading

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Long Hot Summer – Don’t Neglect Floaters

It won’t have escaped anyone’s attention if you have been in France this last week or so that it has been HOT! Temperatures have soared to over 40°C…. I don’t know if other lakes are like the Croix Blanche but … Continue reading

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Croix Blanche Catfish

A short clip shot in June 2010 showing the tactics for catching catfish at the Croix Blanche venue in northern France. Top cat angler Ron Woodward goes through the best techniques to tempt these top predators.

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Catch Report 5th June : 45lb Mirror Tops the Catch

Belgian carpers Rudi Bru and Pete Bleyaert got in amongst some superb carp and cats in a short three nighter in the company of their wives this week on the Tortue Lake. As they arrived on the lakes they opted … Continue reading

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Croix Blanche Catch Report : Two fish over 20kg this week.

31st  May to 5th June Two fish over 20kg (44lb) were landed this week in a carp bonanza that left everyone happy. With the cats in a very voracious mood of late the carp had been hard to tempt, but … Continue reading

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Croix Blanche Catch Round Up

27th March to 3rd April: During a week with the weather all over the place and a lot of heavy rain, Adrian Pitt and his mate managed to get amongst some nice fish on peg 13on the Tortue lake. The … Continue reading

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