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Angling Tips for Beginners

Angling or fishing might appear easy at first but there is a lot going on behind that man or woman with a fishing rod. Some people, when they don’t catch much or none at all just say, “there’s not much fish in this place.”

Well, that might be one of the reasons but, when you know what to do, you are sure to catch a fish or two, no matter where you are. So, here are some tips for newbies out there.

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Get the Right Equipment

This is an important one and should always be kept in mind. If you want to fish and when we say, fish, we really mean catch a lot of fish, then you’ll need the right equipment. It is not just the rod and the reels.

You also need to bring the line and a good kind for that. You might opt for cheap lines but those products might easily break because of them being brittle. You’ll need to buy quality lines to make sure you are able to fight it off against a fish on the run.

You’ll also need a tackle, of course, these are items like hooks, sinkers, floats, baits, and more. Then, you’ll need bait. It is important that you know how to handle your bait because you just can’t dangle something and expect the fish to come biting one after another.

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Check the Weather

You might assume that when the sun is up, then it would be the perfect day to go fishing.  When the sun is up and it’s hot out, fish tend to stay deeper underwater making it harder to bait and catch them.

These are two of the best tips we can give to beginners. If you want to learn more, there are dozens of events in and out of Ireland teaching people how to fish. Another way is to check out more of our blog content or if you want to contact us today.