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9 March, 2020 | Carp | News


WIN A 48 Hour Session with Ian Russell

*COMPETITION CLOSED* Note due to the Coronavirus pandemic, a winner will not be picked until after the lockdown has ended.

Furzebray Lakes, in partnership with Carp Spirit are offering one lucky angler the chance to win a 48 session with hotshot carper Ian Russell on one of the nation’s top specimen carp waters.

The winning angler will not only receive free tuition from Ian but also have access to the Devon venue’s flagship specimen carp water – Island Lake where fish to just under 50lb, including several big forties reside. Not only that, the winner will also be given a weekend’s supply of bait to help them land their dream fish.

Scroll down to enter the competition and find out more…

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Island Carp Lake

Run by Carp Spirit/Dynamite rod, Tony Kingdon, this carp lake was built in 2006 and was stocked in 2007, it contains 100 fish ranging up to and over 46lb with some 30  fish over 30lb & 60 + over 20lb. The lake varies in depth between 1.5ft and 12ft with an average of 3.5ft to 4.5ft. There are  reeds all around the lake providing plenty of features to fish to.

Each Carp Fishing Swim on the lake offers the angler some thing different to fish to… The Specimen Carp Day Ticket Carp lake was built with only one thing in mind, to offer the Carp Angler a high quality carp fishing venue with some of the most beautiful carp in the southwest of England to fish for. The Island lake has eight swims all offering the budding Carp Angler features and hot spots to temp these stunning carp from..

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Venue boss, Tony Kingdon with Black Spot at 45lb 10oz from Island Lake

How To Enter

Simply COMMENT on this article below by telling us the brand name of Ian Russell’s favourite bait from our range. Also make sure you’ve LIKED the Carp Spirit Facebook Page. and subscribed to the Carp Spirit YouTube channel.  One winner will be picked at random and be offered the chance to book their trip (dates and times will be subject to availability and arranged with the fishery upon the winner receiving his or her prize). The winner will be announced on the Carp Spirit and Dynamite Facebook pages and on here after the closing date. Good luck.


  • Only ONE entry per angler.
  • Carp Spirit and Furzebray Lakes have the right to change or cancel the competition at any given notice.
  • By entering you agree to allow Carp Spirit and Furzebray Lakes to hold your personal information such as email addresses entered. This data will NOT be used for any other purposes including marketing.
  • Fishery rules must be adhered to at all times when redeeming your prize
  • No entries will be taken after April 15th.
  • Winners must book and fish their session before October 31st 2020.



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