On the freshwater front
In this issue, you can read more about early-season fly fishing as early as August. August is also the time of year to celebrate the women in our lives. Read about Karien Barnard, the wife of our regular contributor, Neville Barnard, who has taken up species carp angling, with great success. You can also get tips about using dry feed for successful fishing and learn how to tie the Whisky Marabou fly.
Rock and surf
Danie Engelbrecht took a trip along Namibia’s Skeleton Coast and provides valuable tips that can make your trip more comfortable. Manie Combrinck’s kayak fishing adventure takes us to the remote Mapelane waters near St Lucia, where he landed a beautiful dorado, among other catches.
Two of the winners of the National Artificial Lure Angling Championships give their accounts of how they managed to reign supreme in their categories. John Biccard was named Junior Champion and Norval Feuth was named Senior Champion.