How to fish for specimen carp on the pole

A pair of French anglers have been landing some huge fish on the pole, including a near 50lb carp and a 105lb catfish! The fishing adrenaline junkies employ bungee elastic and super strong carp poles to bank fish you would never think possible when using 13m of carbon. In an exclusive video for Angling Times, ‘Madfred’, captor of a 49lb carp recently, explains how he beats colossal fish on pole tackle. And then he goes and hooks one to prove it! This video is not to be missed!