Dynamite Baits

17 November, 2017 | Match & Coarse | Anglers


Name: Carl Shepherdson


Aka: Shep or English (To Workmates)


Hometown: Hull / Scotland (Work)


Married/Single: Engaged


Job: Senior Operations Technician at Shell UK Upstream International (Exploration & Production)


Team: Royal Engineers (Army)


Biggest Match Weight: Carp 282lb Decoy Lakes – Silvers 256lb Bream (Lake Record at Newbridge Lakes)





Favourite Bait: Silver X Roach Black and Frenzied Hemp Black & Hempseed Natural


Favourite Method: Slider


Favourite Venues: Lindholme Lakes, Tunnel Barn Farm and the Yorkshire Canals


Top Tip: If you’re thinking it, then do it, don’t leave it too late!


Biggest Achievement: Breaking the lake record 3 times in as many weeks with all Bream nets in 5 hour matches.


Ultimate Aim: To carry on enjoying fishing and helping those who seek advice, improving my own experience to one day make one of the major finals.