If youíre new to the sport or looking to brush up on the latest angling skills,
Rich Wilby is now offering you the chance to benefit from his 25 years of
experience which has seen him fish all over the UK and become recognised
as a leading angling journalist plus senior consultant for Nash Tackle.
Rich is qualified to the top level in fish science and fishery management
which he studied many years ago at Sparsholt College. He has worked in
the angling industry for over 10 years for companies such as CEMEX
Angling, the Environment Agency and Game Conservancy Trust. Rich
worked full-time at the Angling Times newspaper for 6 years as a feature
writer / photographer. He then spent two years full-time at Nash Tackle as
their media manager, before opening his own fishery in South-Norfolk.
Rich has fished and worked alongside many of the biggest names in the
game, including Terry Hearn, Jim Shelley, Kevin Nash, Danny Fairbrass,
Dave Lane and Gary Bayes to name a few. He writes regularly for many
fishing magazines, and along with the Angling Times, has had work
published in Carpworld, Carp-Talk, Total Carp, Crafty Carper, Big Carp,
Advanced Carp, UKCarp, Carpology, Maximum Carp and Improve Your
Course Fishing. He has also featured on a number of DVDís and leading
fishing website channels, such as CarpTV, Online-fishing, Go-fishing and
His angling achievements include English personal bests of a 48lb 4oz
common and a 45lb 9oz mirror. He has fished all over the UK, including
many popular day-ticket waters where he has proved to be consistently
successful banking 20lb plus carp from over 200 different waters. He is
also a very keen and accomplished all-round angler and has accounted for
many decent specimen coarse fish that have hit the angling headlines.
Each tutorial can be tailored to suit your level or what you really want to
learn more about. Rich specialises in rig and bait presentation from his
years of fishing heavily pressured waters along with watercraft and bait
A one to one 10-hour tutorial with Rich is £150, which includes a 12-hour
ticket on Mustang Lake plus all the bait and terminal tackle thatís needed
will also be provided.
Groups of two are also welcome for 10-hour sessions for £200.
The best swim/s on the day will also be reserved for each coaching session.
A 50% deposit will be required to fix up a trip.
To book a session with Rich call Airfield Lakes on 07706 483084 or email