A simpler and more effective lure for Pike and Perch on small to medium size water might still need to be found. When I fish smaller, not to deep lakes and canals, you will find a couple of spinners in...Read more >
During summer and autumn you can actively hunt for perch. To me it is an extra dimension to the urban fishing style. Besides fishing with shads, little plugs can work extremely well for perch too! ...Read more >
Perry drew Lake 2, permanent peg 67 which is a noted area. He started the match for the first 40 minutes fishing the pole at 6 metres using pellets catching small Carp. During this time he was...Read more >
With my HS Signature spinning rod and Monogram 3000 spinning reel, I was ready to hunt for early spring Asp with small (rattle) plugs. Well, I can tell you my SPRO Monogram met a lot of Asps during...Read more >
For quite a long time I had technique in mind but I couldn’t find the right rod for it. I was looking for a bit longer rod, light fishing, with enough backbone to fish shads on...
At the end of last year, SPRO launched the Special Force rod range. Each single rod within this series shows has name of Henk Simonsz on it with all pride and conviction. For predator anglers it means...Read more >
Because I fish more often for zander in wintertime on the river last years, I was looking for a new vertical rod. My eye fell on the new Special Force series and I put the Spin 190 to the test.Read more >
For a long time nearly every predator fisherman fished with the spinning reel. The baitcasting reel was mostly used by saltwater fishermen only. When left-hand models came to the market many...
There are many strong heavy poles on the market but there is a large group of coarse anglers that prefer the more subtle and sensitive style of pole fishing on canals, small lakes and other...Read more >
After the extremely successful introduction of the Giant Flapper, SPRO considered long and hard about an effective variant on this concept. This lead to ‘the birth’ of the...Read more >
As the winter months set in and the temperature drops further, the predators generally get less active. It certainly doesn’t mean you cannot catch them!Read more >
On December 15th it was time to celebrate and hold a little party at SPRO Europe’s headquarters in Vianen, The Netherlands. The 17 members of the Pike Fighter Club (PFC), which was founded...Read more >
As of 4th January 2016 Arjan Klop will start as Cresta Brand Manager at SPRO Sports Professionals. In an entirely new position within the organisation, Arjan will be responsible for enhancing...Read more >
There are ways of fishing that differ from the usual; special conditions which demand a different technique and requires more from the rod than usual.Read more >
The Big Bullet has become a classic. It left the stage for a short while but its back! That’s how it should be, because it is a fantastic, seriously effective plug, especially during summer months.Read more >