stick float

stick float

n
(Angling) angling a float attached at the top and bottom to the line
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Mike fished stick float and maggot and caught five chub to 4lb, plus quality dace.
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.
DACE caught on stick float and maggots made up John Hancock's winning 17lb 10oz in the Rhymney AS match on the River Wye at Boughrood.
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 winner was Shotton angler Steve Boughey with an excellent dace catch of 28lb 12oz from Bywell caught on the stick float and five-metre whip with 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.
His 22lb 12oz of dace and small chub on stick float and maggots beat Rhymney anglers John Hancock and LloyS d Davies with similar bags weighing 17lb 4oz and 13lb 11oz.
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.