stick float

stick float

n
(Angling) angling a float attached at the top and bottom to the line
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Clive Branson made it two wins in a row by using a stick float with maggots as bait and ending the three hours with 8lb 1oz.
Runner-up was BWAC angler Andy Bell with three chub taken on stick float and maggot for 10lb from the top of Riding Mill, while third place went to Teesside visitor Richie Newton with 9lb 3oz of dace from Wylam railway bridge.
Top spot went to Colin Harvey, who fished stick float and maggot from peg 66 for 12lb of dace plus a bonus barbel that saw him over the line.
On the Tees Leonard fed casters and presented a single red maggot to stick float down the middle from peg 31 along the island.
Fishing stick float and maggot below the Jubilee Bridge on the Fladbury section, Steve latched into to some super fish to 12lb in the five-hour match to put an impressive 94lb 9oz on the scales.
If you want to be more adventurous why not trot a stick float through a straight glide, chucking in a small handful of maggots at the start of each run.
Chub, dace and roach, reported on stick float and caster at Farndon.
Matchbox's John Walkden netted a brace of chub for 4lb in his 10lb 15oz winning weight, caught by stick float and waggler, which pipped Jets Match Group member Glen Morris into second place a mere 1/1oz adrift on 10lb 14oz 8dr.
THE low level River Taff was in mean mood for the Cardiff Nomads match at Clarence Road and just 4lb 9oz of roach on stick float and maggots was all Clive Branson needed to win.
He was pegged at the Hexham three section and caught all his fish on stick float and maggot.
He also caught a small grayling close in on the stick float and maggot.
WHILE the stillwaters freeze, the River Severn at Stourport has been providing some decent sport with the Halesowen Royal British Legion match there on Sunday producing a 17lb 10oz winning weight of dace to John Billingham, who fished stick float and maggot.