Second only to carp fishing in terms of its popularity, piking continues to be of increasing interest not only in the United Kingdom and Ireland, but also elsewhere in Europe and in North America. Not surprisingly, therefore, the demand for expert information about how to catch large pike more effectively is also growing, and this book will be welcomed by pike anglers everywhere.
Bob Church is one of Britain's foremost and best-known anglers. An expert game and coarse fisherman, he is a keen pike angler who has been catching pike for almost sixty years. Gord Burton has an absolute passion for pike fishing and his remarkable success in the sport has long been recognized throughout the angling world. Neville Fickling has, over an extended period, built up a well-deserved reputation as one of Britain's leading pike fisherman. Mike Green is a very successful and highly skilled pike angler who specializes in fly, lure and jerk fishing. Barrie Rickards has a long and distinguished fishing career and is a doyen of British pike fishing.