8 March, 2017 |4 Comments
Name: Dan Cleary
Also known as: Canal Man or Dynamite Dan
Hometown: Milton Keynes, UK
Occupation: Senior IT Project Manager
PB UK common: 39lbs 14oz
PB UK mirror: 49lbs 04oz
Foreign PB’s: 70lbs France, 58lbs Belgium, 55lbs Poland, 51lbs Italy, 33lbs Netherlands & 23lbs Germany.
Favourite boilie: Complex-T & Monster Tiger Nut
Most used rig: Snowman or double bottom bait, tied to either a mono or coated braid knotless knot rig
UK Venues fished: Wraysbury 1 & 2, Grand Union Canal, St Ives Lagoon, Horton Church, Dinton & Englefield Lagoon
Countries Fished: UK, France, Belgium, Netherlands, Poland, Germany & Italy…so far
Favourite venue: Wraysbury 2
Fish you would most like to catch: Baby Black & Son of Triple Row
Top carp fishing tip: observation, keep watching the water and keep it simple
Highlight of angling career: Catching Fat Lady from St Ives Lagoon, Sid & Boxer from Horton Church & most recently Daisy from a tough snaggy lake in Surrey.
Aim in angling: To enjoy my fishing and the company I meet on the bank, and to fish as many different and varied venues as possible, you will always learn if you face something different.