Tag Archives: Blue Shark

Wicklow Boat Charters 2017 by Kit Dunne

IFD: Kit Dunne, owner and skipper of Wicklow Boat Charters gives us a run down on 2017, yet another year Kit has raised the bar with his fishing achievements as WBC goes from strength to strength…   If I were … Continue reading

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The Agony and the Ecstacy

When Paul Kimmage the Irish cyclist and journalist wrote his book he called it The Agony and the Ecstacy, and that pretty much describes it when I think of porbeagle fishing. It was almost exactly a year since I had … Continue reading

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Tom Collins Union Hall

IFD: Tom Collins is the skipper of “Loch An Iasc”, based out of Reen pier just 2km from Union Hall in West Cork. This is one of the most beautiful parts of Ireland and with some of the best fishing … Continue reading

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David Turner – sharks

IFD: David Turner has been shark fishing since the early 1960’s. This was a special time in sharking in Cornwall and David was around for those halcyon days before the sharking dried up for several years. Having been onboard for the … Continue reading

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Declan Kilgannon – Kiwi girl

IFD: Declan Kilgannon is the skipper of the Kiwi Girl, based out of Mullaghmore in Sligo. Declan is one of Ireland’s top skippers, with a vast experience of scuba diving Declan has come to have an intimate knowledge of what … Continue reading

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Pedro Walsh boat angling

IFD: Pedro Walsh is a skipper of Kinsale charter boat Silver Dawn along with Mick Dennehy. They are two of the most forward thinking skippers in the country and I’m glad to count them as friends. A trip out with lads … Continue reading

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Epic year 2014 kayak angling video

IFD: Following on from Graham Smith’s interview, here is his new video of his highlights of 2014, where he became the first angler in Ireland to catch a blue shark from the kayak and He then followed that up by also … Continue reading

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Graham Smith

Graham Smith is one of the top Irish kayak anglers, along with people like Anthony Byrne and Gary Robinson. This year Graham became the first angler to catch a blue shark from a kayak in Ireland or the UK, and … Continue reading

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Mr Mako – Andy Griffith

IFD: Andy Griffith is one of the few anglers alive who have caught a mako shark in the UK. Andy from Kent can also lay claim to being the only UK angler to have caught mako, blue and porbeagle shark plus … Continue reading

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Andrew Alsop Whitewaters charters

Andrew Alsop is arguably the best shark skipper in the UK. He runs White water charters out of Milford Haven and has a very enviable list of shark captures out of this Welsh port. He currently holds the Welsh record … Continue reading

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