Tag Archives: porbeagle shark

The search for a porgie by Dan O’Kelly

After been chasing blue sharks around the country for the last few years, myself and a few friends decided we wanted to go after a Porgie. We anglers are never happy with what we are catching and just want bigger … Continue reading

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Porbeagle from the yak – Graham Smith

IFD: Well he has only done it again, our kayak expert Graham Smith has just bagged another porbeagle following on from last years success, Only this one is considerably bigger! Congratulations Graham on another fantastic achievement…  

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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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Porbeagle shark from the Kayak by Graham Smith

IFD: Graham Smith hit the headlines last year by catching the first ever blue shark from a kayak in the UK or Ireland. He then followed this up with the first common skate over 100lb and now this year he has … Continue reading

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Shark fishing with Andrew Alsop 10.06.15

Well the day had finally arrived, I was standing outside Rosslare Europort in Wexford waiting to catch a ferry to Pembroke. Declan Kilgannon was supposed to be traveling with me, who could now not make it due to a family … Continue reading

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