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Busy French Trip. What A Week!

Discussion in 'Fishing' started by the dog, Oct 6, 2019.

  1. the dog

    the dog Petrol engines do NOT like diesel

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    Returned yesterday from my first trip in around 12 years, as I mentioned in my post of last week. My main mission was to see my good fishing buddy bag his first forty pounder. He is an exceptional carp angler of many years and has only been to France once before and that was in extremely unfavourable weather conditions for carp fishing. 80 degree temperatures every day. On that trip we only managed a couple of fish between us, myself bagging a nice 55lb common but my mates biggest was just over 30. Our mission was to hopefully tag a few more this trip. Weather conditions were forecast to be perfect. Cloud cover most of the week with low pressure, rain and a bit of wind.
    The results?
    WOW is all I can say. My mate tagged his first 40, a 43 mirror followed by a 54.
    Myself? An absolute monster of a carp at 71lb 8oz with numerous 30 pounders to 39 plus.
    Pics and details later.
     
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  2. norman

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    Excellent result fella...for both of you...very envious...;)
     
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    mikeyhall1 Pepe Le Pew

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    Wow! Awesome week mate.
     
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    What was the lake.
     
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    Can’t wait to see the pics. Sounds like a good week.


    Regards Dan
     

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