YEAR BORN: 1981
OCCUPATION: Thinking Anglers General Manager
Scott carved an early path onto the carp scene whilst angling in and around the historic pits of the Yateley area. A quiet and considered angler, his meticulous and precise approach to all he does has served him well on those notorious, historic and pressured lakes.
From the River Valley to the Car Park Lake, historic Frensham, to the Reading club waters, Scott is held in high esteem by his peers as a ruthlessly efficient and technical angler and having utmost respect for his quarry and the environment.
Q. Favourite venue past and present?
A. Past: Frensham Ponds Present: The Dinton Complex
Q. If you could catch one carp dead or alive what would it be?
A. Yateley Car Park Lake’s Chunky
Q. Off the shelf hookbait or homemade special?
A. Homemade Specials
Q. Big windswept pits or small intimate waters?
A. Big windswept pits
Q. Spring or Autumn?
Q. Favourite Sticky Baits product?
A. The Krill Freezer bait
Q. Pop-ups or bottom baits?
A. Bottom baits
Q. Favourite moon phase?
A. New Moon
Q. Three things you wouldn’t go fishing without?
A. Camera / A swiss hook file / Polaroids
Q. As a younger angler who did you admire in the carp angling world and why?
A. Ritchie Mcdonald for his story telling and sense of humour.