Meet The Panel

Judging entries and casting an eye over all your coarse on fly catches are three angling experts with a real passion for this growing branch of the sport.

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Dominic Garnett

“Britain’s most promising young angling writer” (Angling Times), Dom is an avid all rounder and author of Flyfishing for Coarse Fish.

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John Bailey

Our modern day Mr Crabtree, renowned author and pro guide John, has been targeting coarse fish with artificial flies for many years. Indeed, his exploits catching species such as barbel are legendary.

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Matt Hayes

We are delighted to have not only a world famous angler, but a passionate fly fisherman in Matt. He has targeted all manner of species from roach to specimen pike on wet and dry flies.