LAST RITES

"We’d come to target a fish that holds a much revered place in South African saltwater fly-fishing lore. The Maputaland GT (Caranx ignoblis) is something of a unicorn. To bring a good one, 100cm plus, to hand from shore in South Africa is holy grail stuff, the tales of which are whispered in hushed tones [...]

By |2018-10-23T10:56:31+02:00October 1st, 2018|Categories: Articles, Giant Trevally, Jazz, Kosi Bay|Tags: , , , |0 Comments

The 100 club -updated

We've got a new leader! 100cm + GT's caught in South Africa: Marius Rousseau - 118cm Ewan Kyle - 112cm Ben Pretorius - 111cm Paul Weingartz -108cm -also got 101,102,105cm Arno Van Der Nest -107cm - and THAT is a reel. Gareth Corbett -106cm -105cm [...]

Not too Kosi up there.

I'm not exactly known to be the chatty type, so I should have known what I was in for carrying my fly rods on the plane from Durban back home.  The wheels were barely up when my neighbor in the emergency row tapped on my shoulder hinting for me to take my earphones out. “So, [...]

This is where we are going this week…

Just thought I'd make you all a little jealous... Kosi Bay. Pete will be chasing Giants up and down that beach... While I chase everything that waves its tail me on this atoll.... See you all in a week... :p