Darran Goulder


At the Drop of a Hat

We welcome Darran Goulder to the Fortis Collective. As an all round specimen hunter Darran’s skills lie in his ability to be adaptable and follow weather conditions. As the youngest ever Drennan Cup winner he bares a fresh approach with boundless enthusiasm for all species. He is a key addition to the collective with a wealth of knowledge and ideas. Darran discusses his approach…

As an all round specimen hunter, I pride myself on being organised and ready to fish for any different species at the drop of a hat.  The key to being consistent throughout the whole year, especially in the colder months is having the ability to distinguish how the weather forecast affects a fish’s feeding patterns. All fish prefer different conditions, whether that be a spring Tench, a summer Rudd, autumn Barbel or winter Chub and that all revolves around climate.

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