Advanced Carp Fishing is aimed at the aspirational carper. If you've caught your first twenty, or if you simply want to catch much bigger fish, this is the magazine for you. It's packed full of easy-reading features, eye-pleasing photos and loads of top tips from the best carp anglers in England. In our view it's the carp magazine that sets the standards others aspire to.
Here's what you'll find in the October 2015 issue...
Welcome Editor Max Hendry opens the magazine with his monthly editorial.
What’s Occurring Who’s won what and what’s been going on in the carp social media scene?
ACF Meets We delve into the astonishing photo album of Ben Connolly. Despite working full time he has accrued some great captures.
Wraysbury Delight Just two nights on Wraysbury North Lake has already yielded a hit of stockies and two originals for Kev Hewitt.
Gorgeous Growlers Tiger nuts, but better – find out what Lewis Read does to improve them.
Wychwood Competition We have seven of the brand-new compact HD MHR brollies to give away, check it out…
Four Seasons Of Carp 2 The inimitable Oz Holness, scratches a seven-year itch, landing his target, the stunning Upfront Fully – an ancient Kent carp.
Gathering Pace The large boat lake has seen Myles Gibson capture a further three residents, including a huge scaly one.
A Slice Of History Part 3 Harvey Watson continues where he left off and tempts an incredible 12 carp from Yateley Match Lake, including the king of the pond – Kiss Scale at 41lb.
The Opportunist Adam Luck explains how he managed to land rare visitors to the bank on his Lea Valley club water in just a handful of nights.
Prologic Competition If you need a large bivvy then look no further. We have two Selecta two-man bivvies up for grabs too…
A Mirror From The Valley Of The Commons Ed Betteridge lands his first large mirror of his Bundy’s pit campaign in the shape of The Parrot at 35lb.
Close Encounters Fish are at their most wary in the margins. Nick Burrage explains how to fool the most wily of carp, under your feet.
Off The Radar Escaping the circuit waters, Jim Shelley checks in with his 50th UK 40lb fish, quickly followed by number 51. The guy is a machine.
Gear Guide:Tackle There is a host of brand-new products featured, including the mighty DPM Atom from Aqua and the all-new SlimLite indicators from Delkim.
Gear Guide: Bait Oozing pop-ups, halibut pellets, freezer boilies, boosted dumbells and CSL liquid are reviewed.
Gear Guide: Specials Daiwa’s Cast’izm BR reels, Wiley X top-notch polarising sunglasses and the JRC Extreme 3D TX sleeping bag get the once-over.
Tested From a Rhino Bootliner to Wychwood’s Tactical bedchair, we’ve been busy putting the latest gear to the test.
Big-Carp Mind-Set Low-stock Colne Valley pits are where you will find Lewis Chippendale. We ask him why he loves fishing challenging venues despite having a busy work schedule.
Big-Carp Diary The hugely gifted Adam Penning continues his campaign on Northwycke syndicate with a multitude of big-carp captures.
The Soapbox Carp-scene stalwart Julian Cundiff discusses the growth of carp fishing over the last 30 years.