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Forum: News and announcements 4th March 2019, 10:19
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Posted By cb
Tyne Salmon Syndicate has Vacancies

A small friendly club on the Tyne has a few member vacancies. They have stretches of good salmon and sea trout fishing on the South Tyne and the main Tyne. All of the beats are excellent holding...
Forum: News and announcements 3rd July 2017, 09:24
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Views: 402
Posted By cb
The world loses the great salmon champion Orri Vigfússon (1942-2017)

The North Atlantic Salmon Fund (NASF) has announced with great sadness, the passing of its founder and Chairman Mr. Orri Vigfússon.
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Forum: Spey Rod Talk 13th January 2017, 11:13
Replies: 2
Views: 3,114
Posted By cb
Re: Salmon Rods

1. This is a nice rod and collectable but not very valuable I'm afraid. For some reason cane fly rods just do not sell for much. You might get £150 to £200 for it. This rod range was designed and...
Forum: News and announcements 10th January 2017, 17:52
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Views: 1,621
Posted By cb
English Seatrout netting disgrace

According to the recent Government's Annual fisheries report 2015 to 2016:

The declared sea trout rod catch in England for 2015 was 17,935 which was 4% more than in 2014 and 0.5% above the 5 year...
Forum: News and announcements 30th December 2015, 16:02
Replies: 0
Views: 1,481
Posted By cb
Irish Government withdraws plans from impending salmon farming environmental disaster

The Irish Government has withdrawn its application for a 15.000 tonnes open sea fish farming project near Galway on the west coast of Ireland. The Government will now undertake a whole new approach...
Forum: New Brunswick 22nd October 2015, 17:34
Replies: 1
Views: 2,239
Posted By cb
Re: Miramichi and Cains

How did you get on?
Forum: Events and Shows 21st October 2014, 09:26
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Views: 3,310
Posted By cb
NASF Fundraising Auction Night, Oslo: 6 November 2014

The North Atlantic Salmon Fund Norway’s 10th Auction in Support of the Wild Atlantic Salmon

6th November 2014 17:30-21.30 CET Grev Wedels plass 9, Oslo
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Forum: News and announcements 13th August 2014, 09:46
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Views: 968
Posted By cb
Worst Scottish salmon runs in decades demands immediate cessation of salmon nets say SATA

Isssued by The Salmon and Trout Association (Scotland):

Conservation organisation calls on Scottish Ministers to act now to limit salmon exploitation in response to the worst runs in decades
The...
Forum: Other Norwegian Rivers 11th August 2014, 21:21
Replies: 1
Views: 4,731
Posted By cb
Re: Årøy River

Stamfiske i Årøy-elvi - YouTube (http://youtu.be/2-_TO_Aoak4)
Forum: Salmon Fly Patterns and Materials 15th July 2014, 08:48
Replies: 1
Views: 3,068
Posted By cb
Re: Peacock flies

These are gorgeous! Thanks for posting.

Suggest you also post these on flyfishing.co.uk - they will love them on there.

Cheers

Colin
Forum: Spey Rod Talk 28th March 2014, 16:26
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Views: 2,300
Posted By cb
Hardy Gem 13ft #9 - No Longer Available

Hardy Gem 13ft #9 (http://www.salmonatlas.com/forums/classifieds.php?p%5Bmshow%5D=listing&p%5Bid%5D=hardy-gem-13ft-9-40895)

Great rod

List Date: 3/28/2014

For more info, click here to view...
Forum: General Fishing Questions and Discussions 5th March 2013, 08:50
Replies: 5
Views: 2,334
Posted By cb
Re: DAMAGE by the canoeing on salmon redds

I'll ask a round for you.

If it helps there are numerous Canoeing documents that do make canoeists aware of the redds so they can avoid them.

e.g.
...
Forum: News and announcements 18th February 2013, 08:50
Replies: 0
Views: 1,656
Posted By cb
Mackerel Wars on the verge of breaking out - lessons can be learnt from salmon

A message from Orri Vigfússon (NASF)


Thirty years ago, a remarkable agreement was reached between the fishing nations of the far north in order to save the Atlantic salmon from virtual...
Forum: Beiar River 4th February 2013, 09:33
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Views: 2,111
Posted By cb
Great video shot on the Beiar and Saltdal salmon rivers

Anne & Ole // Beiarelva // Saltdalselva 2012 on Vimeo
Forum: River Tyne 12th September 2012, 10:19
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Views: 1,586
Posted By cb
Tyne Angler Scale Sampling Programme. August 2012

Upstream counts August 2012

The upstream count for August was 5,445, bringing the total for the year to 13,287. The count for August is the sixth highest in our records and is higher than the...
Forum: The Big Salmon List 12th September 2012, 10:05
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Views: 2,222
Posted By cb
A 44lb salmon from Norway's Driva River

http://www.rbnett.no/multimedia/dynamic/00451/08NYH538624_3236456_451390c.jpg

Tov André Lånke. 20Kg 1.32m long. Oppdal Beat Driva River

Read Article (English translation)...
Forum: Dee, Aberdeenshire 30th August 2012, 08:04
Replies: 2
Views: 1,587
Posted By cb
Re: Images from a bygone era

Ken,

These images and records are outstanding! Thank you for posting. Incredible really. I had no idea AHEW was SO prolific a salmon catcher!

I haveb';t fished the Dee this year - but my son...
Forum: Events and Shows 28th June 2012, 16:04
Replies: 0
Views: 1,442
Posted By cb
Tyne Fishing Festival Lambley Farm July 1 2012

This year the Tyne Rivers Trust are hosting their third Tyne Fishing Festival at Lambley Farm Estate, Lambley on the South Tyne, July 1, 2010 11am to 5pm.

Lambley Estate nestles in a beautiful...
Forum: The Big Salmon List 1st June 2012, 12:55
Replies: 1
Views: 2,376
Posted By cb
Re: Mörrum Sweden

Great fish!

According to Prof Lum's calculator (http://www.salmonatlas.com/salmon-statistics/salmon-weight.html):
The salmon's probable weight was 29.64 lbs or 13.47 Kg

So yes a 30lber in...
Forum: Spey Rod Talk 15th September 2011, 11:41
Replies: 17
Views: 11,408
Posted By cb
Re: Real Traditional Spey rod

And here is the classic and perhaps "original" underhand spey cast by Göran Andersson.

Underhand Technique - Göran Andersson performs the world's best Double Hand Flycasting Technique - YouTube
Forum: Spey Rod Talk 15th September 2011, 10:35
Replies: 17
Views: 11,408
Posted By cb
Re: Real Traditional Spey rod

lol. I love it!

Mind you when they have pools like Delene of Wester Elchies at their disposal I can see how they can catch fish. I haven’t fished it for 20 years - but can visualise it clearly it...
Forum: Spey Rod Talk 15th September 2011, 09:33
Replies: 17
Views: 11,408
Posted By cb
Re: Real Traditional Spey rod

That's really interesting but is not what happens in reality. (at least that's what I think!)

A "fulcrum" or "pivot" point DOES exist on the rod 'lever' - but it isnt at the top hand!

Look very...
Forum: Spey Rod Talk 15th September 2011, 07:19
Replies: 17
Views: 11,408
Posted By cb
Re: Real Traditional Spey rod

And they sure do! Clearly you guys are pros. How long a cast would you think the majority of salmon fly fishers do?

WG you must see the typical visiting salmon fisher all of the time? What is the...
Forum: Spey Rod Talk 14th September 2011, 10:27
Replies: 17
Views: 11,408
Posted By cb
Re: Real Traditional Spey rod

Hi WG,

You must have back muscles like Big Daddy and a rod like Bruce and Walker on speed :-)

Thanks for the invite on the Ness - I have fished it a couple of times - well at least my side of...
Forum: Spey Rod Talk 14th September 2011, 10:22
Replies: 17
Views: 11,408
Posted By cb
Re: Real Traditional Spey rod

Hi Corrib,

This is impressive - very few can! Question, do you hold you hands above your head when you do this?

And do you not find the rod really struggling with the 'grip' of the water when...
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