The “Pop pop walk” technique

Sea bass! Probably one of the most desirable targets (if not number 1) of shore anglers.  The sharp brain this fish has, along with a wide variety of habitats we can find it, makes it ideal for sport fishing! Furthermore, sea bass is considered a delicacy among other shore species and it is well known
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The “Savage” Pack – Lite

There are times that we anglers, simply just can’t carry lots of things with us, especially when too much walking is involved. For instance, rock spinning, shore jigging when it is time to go all the way down the hill, you really can’t tolerate anything more than your hoodie on your upper body. However there
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The Savage… Saddled Bream

The Savage… Saddled Bream Saddled breams are much known to Mediterranean anglers and are probably the most wanted light game fish! They are very strong fighters, extremely clever, they have amazing sight and they are a delicacy! All these facts make them very desirable for the “light gamer” and why I mention light game? Because
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ZENAQ FOKEETO IKARI: The new ERA of slow jigging rods

There is this rule that says, slow jigging rods during strong fight should never pump a fish. Slow jigging rods should always look towards the running fish and let the reel do the job. Slow jigging rods are delicate technical gear for experienced anglers, and should never forced in excess curves. All the above are
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Panic Prey V2 from Savage Gear

The previous Panic Prey model is familiar to all of us. A unique top water lure with stunning cast and unbelievable action on the surface. Aggressive WTD action, followed by strong splashing, made it a myth among other top water lures. Savage Gear has evolved this lure even more! The new Panic Prey V2 series
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Shore Jigging: Size of the reel VS tension and retrieve

Here is a very common question I encounter in my mail. “Hey Markos I bought the “X” rod and I wonder if it is better to use it with a 4500H or a 5000H reel. What is your suggestion?”  When I start to explain that the 4500 reel, especially in High gear version, has easier
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ZENAQ TOBIZO TC80-50G

  Offshore spinning and contradictions Spinning from the boat in the sea, is a very exciting technique and very demanding. Standing on the deck of your boat and trying different lures, is equally technical than doing the same thing in a port or on the rocks! The main problem is that there are some strong
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ZENAQ MUTHOS SONIO100M

As many of you already know, I’m a big fan and lover of jigs! Jigs help an angler to fish even in the hardest conditions, deeper waters and target really aggressive fish. But there are times that fish are more active on lures like minnows, poppers etc. This is the magic of fishing! Every day
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DUO Rough Trail Malice 130

I know that during Research and Development meetings in DUO headquarters, when it comes my name and ideas on the table, everybody have a glass of water and an aspirin ready for take off! I keep on asking for heavy lures with small or medium size, long jigs, tiny jigs, heavy minnows, blah blah blah,
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