Garry has been keen on fishing since the age of 8 and has fished all over the world. He started his working life in accountancy, but swapped the desk and opened the shop forty years ago. After an early career coarse match fishing, he now fishes for rainbows and grayling in the winter, and salmon, sea trout and brown trout in the summer. He still likes to keep his hand in coarse fishing, and has landed over fifty pike and a 36lb carp this season.
Colin has worked with Garry for the past forty years. He enjoys all types of fishing, including, fly, sea and coarse, and won a World Championship Gold Medal in Bulgaria in 1989. He was one of the original pioneers of the Cuban saltwater revolution and is a very experienced and helpful angler. He fishes the river Ebro in Spain for catfish at least once a year.
Richard started river fishing on the Taff at a very early age, and is a well-known specialist barbel angler. He also enjoys carp fishing, spending a lot of time in Oxford or in France. Richard fishes for Fox and Bait-Tech.
Martyn is the manager of our specialist game fishing shop and is a very experienced all-round angler. He is extremely knowledgeable about all aspects of the sport, from stillwater fly fishing for trout to lure fishing for tarpon in the Caribbean. Martyn is also an expert fly tyer, and has a wealth of knowledge about the latest fishing tackle.
Andrew enjoys all types of fishing however, spends most of his time lure fishing for Trout, Bass, Perch and anything else that will take a lure. He is also an avid destination angler who has fished, Australia, Fiji, Vanuatu, Zimbabwe and Canada to name a few. Andrew is a Fox Rage Sponsored Angler.
Ryan targets specimen barbel for most of the year, fishing mostly on the Taff and Wye rivers. During the winter he focuses on Pike, and regularly lands monsters!
Lloyd enjoys a variety of spinning. He prefers to fish for the pike throughout the winter months, and spends the summer fishing mainly for the grayling, trout and perch on the rivers using light gear.
Lloyd enjoys all aspects of fishing but spends most of his time targeting carp. He also spends a lot of time targeting the rivers, fishing for the barbel, or spinning for trout and perch.
Kai spends the majority of his fishing time coarse fishing, whether it be in a match or for pleasure. He also has a wealth of knowledge of the latest fishing tackle available.