It was on a recent trip, to a day ticket lake, whilst stood watching the flight of the many kingfishers that inhabit the surrounding trees that over hang the shallow margins, that it caught my eye. This was a moment of utter clarity and one that stopped me in my tracks. It was as a […]


In our first “Tie your own series feature” BNKD member @jamie_george93 takes on the popular and often go to option – The Chod Rig. Components needed to tie this rig: Chod style hook,Chod filament,Rig ring,Size 11 ring swivel,Putty,Puller tools,Scissors,Bait floss,a lighter,Super buoyant pop ups. Step 1: cut yourself off around 6-8inches of chod filament. Secure […]


BNKD follower Connor Brown demonstrates how you can get results in a short session. Catchup with his latest trip in his BNKD Feature article. I arrived at the lake around mid-day very quickly after speaking to a few people it became clear the fish where not near the park side of the lake so I […]


Keiran Sefton shares with BNKD followers his insights into one of the most important elements to bagging a beauty – Watercraft. Watercraft and why it’s so affective So whether you’re new or old to fishing the most important thing to know in my opinion is watercraft. Now I know a lot of people are on […]

Carp Crunching

BNKD follower Jack Jackson takes us through every second of his planning and execution of a recent 48hr session. Fishing is on my mind almost every hour of the day. When I am at home before I run off to work to do my last 12hour shift through the night, I get my prep done […]

72 hr syndicate masterclass

BNKD follower Joe Nugent takes us through his approach on a recent 72 hr syndicate trip. 72 Hours With Joe Nugent I arrived at my syndicate for another 72 hours. My previous session on the lake had turned into a red letter day with 9 fish being landed and two new 30s, whilst I wasn’t […]

Listen to your gut

A great example of how a quick change in tactics can yield MONSTER results. 40 lb 10 oz of Pure Relief Well this fish was the first of a difficult trip up until this point. We arrived on the Saturday, walked the lake that’s 60 acres, so walking round took a while but straight away […]

Fishing Au Naturel

BNKD Follower Yohann talks us through his tactics to land this stunning French Mirror. Stunning French Mirror for Yohann Hello everyone, I share this story with a few lines, my name is Yohann I am French, 24 years old I fish everywhere. I try to explore a maximum of places, I want to present this […]