Tag Archives: Maynooth

Peter Dowling 

​IFD: Peter Dowling has been around the Irish carping scene since a young age. At fifteen he set two lake records and went on to win the Abbey anglers, carp angler of the year.  Here we catch up with Peter … Continue reading

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Tim O Connor

IFD: As well as being one of Ireland’s top athletes in track and field, Tim O’Connor is also one of Ireland’s top carpers. Tim is from county Limerick and now lives in Dublin where he concentrates his angling on Meadow … Continue reading

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Gerry Heapes

Gerry Heapes has had a huge hand to play in Irish carping. Gerry started off fishing in the UK before moving to Ireland where he continued his carping and helped set up some of Ireland’s top fisheries. He now runs … Continue reading

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Andy Doyle and Ireland’s first forty

Andy Doyle made the carp fishing history books in Ireland when he got the very first forty pound carp in Ireland. A dedicated carper, with the large majority of Lyreen fish under his belt he still enjoys time at Lyreen … Continue reading

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