Author Richard Louv coined the phrase Nature Deficit Disorder, a term to describe how human beings, especially children, are spending less time outdoors resulting in a wide range of behavioural problems. Before getting into Sport Fishing, I worked with children and since then knew it was something I wanted to do for the rest of … Continue reading Youth Fishing Programme
We were driving down a narrow dirt road flanked by dense greenery on both sides, smiling, somehow we could tell that an adventure was about to unfold. More than fishing for Peacock Bass, we were excited about the concept of this brand new pond - it was a little tough to grasp therefore experiencing it … Continue reading Peacock Bass Pond, Semenyih
My husband Naweshad (then fiancé) bought me my first ever rod and reel, the Ugly Stik Ladyfish Spinning Combo. As much as I was excited to embark on the amazing angling journey, I asked the one question most beginners would - "won't this break?", to that, Naweshad smiled and said, "What you have in your … Continue reading Shakespeare Ugly Stik- The UGLIEST entry
In the sport of Fishing, battling giants and underwater torpedoes require strength. Despite endless benefits which includes and is not limited to exposure to nature, injecting confidence, patience, calm as well as building character; the physical aspect in sport fishing is not a workout enough to wholly count as a "healthy lifestyle". For starters, strength … Continue reading Fitness Fishing
There are many Giant Grouper ponds however none like the LS Fishing Pond (LS) located in Banting, Selangor. Having been around for awhile, the largest Giant Grouper they have weighs in excess of 140kg (308 lbs), but it is more than just the whopping weight of their Groupers that sets them apart as one-of-a-kind in … Continue reading Giant Groupers of LS Fishing Pond
The time has come, news of its re-opening spread like wildfire however the response seemed dull, spirits though lifted quickly simmered down with rumours that the elusive Giant Snakeheads of Rawang’s Natural Exotic Fish Fishing pond (NEFFP) were just not worth a try. Open only once a year, shouldn’t something of a “limited edition” nature … Continue reading Sneaky Giant Snakeheads of the Natural Exotic
The question most frequently asked, "So, how was the fight?" As much as I would love to give a breakdown similar to that of a River Monster adventure, I find myself holding back from giving the honest answer. To that question, my reply is usually, "it's not bad, you should attempt the Alligator Gar one … Continue reading The Alligator Gar – What truly happened!