Journal

Your hub for everything OTBT. From news stories and diary pieces, special video features, written articles and more, you can keep up with everything going on behind the scenes here.

OTBT Diaries

Bluebell Lakes - A Kingfisher 40

Join Stephen May and Steve Hall down on Kingfisher Lake on the Bluebell complex for what turned into the session of a lifetime. Hit play.

OTBT Diaries

Winter 40 - Blackthorn Fishery

At the back end of February, Stephen travelled down to Blackthorn Fishery in Oswestry and slid the net under his first 40. Hit play.

IT'S SHOWTIME

ZWOLLE, NAS, THE BIG ONE

This year we'll be attending our first trade shows, starting with Zwolle (1/2/3 Feb), NAS (23/24th Feb) and The Big One, Farnborough (23/24 Mar). Who's coming with us?

TARGET ACHIEVED

The Capture of Ivy

At the back end of 2018, after a four and a half year quest, Stephen finally slipped the net under his target fish - Ivy. After a calamity of events, which almost ended the session before it had even begun. Hit play.

OTBT Diaries

Bluebell Lakes, Kingfisher. May '18

Join Stephen May and Steve hall in session on the beautiful Kingfisher Lake on the Bluebell Lakes Complex, where after a tricky few days, persistence was rewarded in the dying moments of the session. Hit play.