Category Archives: The Catalyst

The Catalyst’ continues to produce!


Since being launched to the public, wayyyy back in Spring 2016 (although it’s been catching carp for many more years!) we have lost count of the number of UK 50’s landed on this special bait. Any water, in any country … Continue reading

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Stunning Sunset


Stunning sunset the other weekend. Richard

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Spotted Fin Pellets


Brilliant combination, Catalyst, Betafin and sSmokey Jack pellets. Richard

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Its a Mirror Carp


Finally mirror carp, probably the 3nd time i have caught this one, but it’s growing. Richard

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Trip 53 Carp Fishing – 2019


With a busy family weekend ahead, I took the opportunity to pick the youngest up from school and head straight for the lake.  This turned out to be a great move, as it was pretty full up this weekend, these … Continue reading

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Another Common


Just can’t stop catching Common Carp. Richard

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Moonlight


The last of the day light. Richard

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Pukka 30+


Nice lump from friday night, taken over a bed of 12mm Smokey/Catalyst, with add particle blend and syrup. My Spomb mix, 12mm Catalyst & 12mm Smokey Jack, with Particle blend and a good load of Particle syrup. Richard

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Hidden Away


Quick overnighter with the youngest, before some family fun this weekend. Richard

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Nice to be bankside again


First opportunity to get out after a fantastic two weeks with the family in Cornwall. It’s now time to get the fishing head in gear. Richard

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