French holiday haul topped by 79lb Julie

Holiday carping season is in full swing and one angler to take full advantage of a French trip was Dean Kennedy who banked this 79lb 8oz lump.

Dean’s incredible haul at Domaine de Ribière also included six forties, a sixty and a host of others.

He said: “It all came together on the last day as I landed fish of 31lb, 27lb and an amazing 62-pounder, which I was more than happy with. I was still buzzing from that capture when my other rod ripped off not 5 minutes later and I caught the 79-pounder known as Julie.”

All the fish fell to Sticky Krill boilies on snowman rigs.

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