MCT Lake Tour Peacock Bass Challenge 2016

Since its inception in 2009, the Monsoon Casting Tournament (MCT) has held many angling events targeting famous local species like the Snakehead, Peacock Bass and Hampala Barb yearly. With support from Tourism Perak and Tourism Malaysia, a Peacock Bass challenge was held in Kampung Beng's Tasik Chenderoh from the 26th to the 28th of August … Continue reading MCT Lake Tour Peacock Bass Challenge 2016

Behind the Brand: Pure Fishing Malaysia

An angler would have fished with at least ONE product from Pure Fishing, Inc. , almost impossible not to when they are the leading global provider of fishing tackle, lures, rods and reels with a portfolio of brands which includes - Abu Garcia®, Berkley®, Fenwick®, Greys, Hardy®, Mitchell®, Penn®, Pflueger®, Sebile®, Shakespeare®, SpiderWire®, Stren®, and Ugly … Continue reading Behind the Brand: Pure Fishing Malaysia

Sneaky Giant Snakeheads of the Natural Exotic

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

In search of the Nepalese Golden Mahseer (A look into Nepal, before the Earthquake- An unplanned tribute)

Returning to Kuala Lumpur from Nepal in August 2014, I took the time to plan out and indulge in the memories of our trip to write this entry. I scheduled Nepal for the most opportune time, almost year after our trip, just before the monsoon season; Today- so as to inspire my readers to make … Continue reading In search of the Nepalese Golden Mahseer (A look into Nepal, before the Earthquake- An unplanned tribute)

The Fishing battle of Barelang Bridge, Batam (and complete travel guide!)

Batam is the largest island in the Riau Province of Indonesia. Located about 20km's from Singapore's South Coast, Batam is notorious for it's commercial sex industry, the place where Singaporean and Malaysian men lead their secret lives with a mistress, also known as a "golfing trip". Contrary to popular stereotype, Golf is indeed one of … Continue reading The Fishing battle of Barelang Bridge, Batam (and complete travel guide!)