New Rod and Charmed First Cast

The Johnny Boyd Carp Classic takes place on Saturday and Sunday June 2 and 3 on Blackfoot Reservoir in Idaho.  There will be 25 Teams of three persons.  Each team is allowed to weigh in three carp per day and must be caught by each teammate and not one individual. ...

Thanks & Now the Carp Classic

I’d like to thank everyone for reading the St. Brandon’s blogs along with adding all the nice comments and the congratulatory emails that came.  To travel that far and catch “the fish” was the ultimate satisfaction for me.  The rough boat ride back to Mauritius...

Final Day and Memories from St. Brandon’s Atoll

Our final day here at St. Brandon’s Atoll was simply another day in paradise.  Gerhard, Tim, Ryan and I took our time and relaxed and caught a few more bonefish before calling our day early.  For me, this trip has been an unbelievable success fishing.  Honestly, I...

A Yellow Permit Hangover

After today it’s obvious the bonefish gods are mad at me.  I’m being punished for passing up easy opportunities to catch bones when I was hot on the yellow permit pursuit.  I’m definitely suffering from a permit hangover.  In 48 hours I haven’t caught a single...