England International angler and Tackle Guru's Marketing & Media Co-Ordinator, Matt Godfrey brings you The Fishing Gurus Podcast. In this podcast, we will be speaking to a variety of anglers from across the match fishing industry, discussing everything from tips and tricks to revealing the most gripping and exciting angling anecdotes from their fishing lives.
#005 - Mikey Williams
Mike Williams is one of the most versatile, consistent and all-rounded anglers in today’s match fishing scene. He has represented the Welsh international team at a junior level and has even fished for some of the UK’s most prestigious teams, including Thatchers and Daiwa Dorking. In this episode, Mikey and Matt sit down and talk about everything from fly fishing in Iceland to his early angling days with the Welsh international team. This episode of the podcast is sponsored by MANSCAPED.
#004 - Pete Upperton
On this episode of the podcast is Pete “The Meat” Upperton. Pete is a prolific angler who is constantly winning matches and festivals all over the country and is most notably recognised for his £65,000 win at the Maver Match This Final in 2015. In this show, Pete and Matt discussed everything from Pete’s recent fishing, to that famous Maver Match This Final win in 2015. Pete also shared some wild stories from his antics abroad in Malia, as well as some epic tales from his time fishing in Thailand.
#003 - Adam Rooney
Adam Rooney is the brand manager for Tackle Guru, and he is tasked with developing a wide range of new products and innovative ideas. In this episode of the podcast, Matt and Adam reminisce over the birth of Tackle Guru. They also discuss Rooney’s personal life and how he got to where he is today, and the pair also share a few juicy stories from their antics at the White Acres Festival that you will not want to miss.
#002 - Dean Macey
Dean Macey is a former Great British decathlete. He won the 2006 Commonwealth Games decathlon in Melbourne, two world championships medals and two fourth-place finishes in the Olympic Games. However, he is also an avid specimen angler who has caught an admirable list of big fish across a wide array of different species. On this episode of the podcast, Matt and Dean discuss all the highs and lows of Dean’s athletic career, why he began fishing and how he has caught so many amazing fish.
#001 - Andy Bennett
Andy Bennett is one of the most formidable anglers in today’s match fishing scene. He is a two-time Fish ‘O’ Mania £50,000 final winner, two-time Kamasan Matchman of the Year and has an un-touchable record in festivals up and down the country. In this inaugural episode of The Fishing Gurus Podcast presented by England International angler Matt Godfrey, Andy reminisces over his early fishing life, personal experiences and those famous back to back Fish‘O’Mania finals that banked him £100,000!