Tuesday, 28 November 2017

Fishing Presents & Christmas Gift Ideas for Fishermen



Finding a great Christmas Gift for the fisherman in the family or loved one can be tricky because there are so many questions to ask. For example, what does he/she need? Do they need a new fly rod, fishing tools, tackle bag or fishing gloves? Will this spinning rod be suitable for catching Pike or will this spinning reel be strong enough for Salmon Fishing? Confusion can certainly set in when you try to find a gift, especially if you are not confident that you are buying the right thing. However at Glasgow Angling Centre, Fishingmegastore, we want to help you find the perfect Christmas gift for him or help you with great gift ideas for her so you don’t leave everything to the last minute.  We have everything from unusual fishing gifts for men, the coolest gifts for boyfriends, gifts for your dad, fishing gear for her, gifts for guys and keepsake gifts.

Great Christmas Fishing Gifts for Men

As Christmas gets nearer and you are struggling to find the perfect gift for Christmas, we have loads of Novelty Fishing Gifts that make fantastic stocking fillers. For example, if you are looking for something quite small and don’t want to spend a lot of money, ornaments, pictures, mugs, bottle openers and fishing socks are quirky but make awesome gifts. You can easily spend a fiver and still get a Christmas gift to remember. Other unique fishing gift ideas for him include pewter lapel pins, keyrings, coasters, flask, placemats or framed prints. If you are looking for an unusual gift then cufflinks, a wallet or fishing tech gifts including a Freeloader Solar Supercharger are perfect for your Christmas shopping basket.

Clothing makes a great fishing gift for him. Fly fishing jackets and rainwear for example come in all shapes and sizes and levels of waterproof fabrics and breathability.  You can also get shirts that wick moisture away from the body and look great when on or off the water. Other perfect clothing gift ideas for xmas include floatation suits, sweatshirts, hoodies, waders and wading boots, fly fishing vests, camo trousers and bib & braces.

The list is endless but we want to make selecting gifts for Christmas as easy as possible.  The angler can be a hard one to please sometimes, so when you are really stuck, gift vouchers are ideal!  They come preloaded with any amount you want so your loved one can buy whatever they want: fishing flies, a baitcasting reel, a spey line, bit alarms, saltwater rods, landing net, a fishing tackle box or stuff for saltwater fishing.

Fishingmegastore Christmas Gift Guide

It’s very simple to shop for fishing gifts at fishingmegastore. Our bespoke Christmas fishing gift guide lets you filter by price, brand and category. So if you are looking for fishing DVDs and books, fly tying kits, stockingfoot waders or sea luggage, just click the category button and this will narrow your search to display each product in that category. Alternatively, if you are more focused on budget, simply click on the price range button to filter by £10.00 - £50.00, £50 - £100, £100 - £150, £200 - £250 or £250 and over. Or if you are after a high-value item, say an expensive surf rod, fishing pole or expensive fishing waders and want to spread the cost, we have many fishing products available on 0% Finance. Finally, to make things even easier, you can filter by brand and you can easily see our fantastic Christmas selection from the likes of Hardy, Greys, Abu Garcia, Shimano, Airflo and Guideline to name but a few.

Fishing Kits for Christmas

Maybe you want to introduce a loved one to fishing? What about a fishing buddy? If so we have a fantastic range of Christmas fishing kits and fishing tackle boxes for all fishing techniques with everything you need to get started. From Spinning Kits, Carp Fishing Kits, Pike Fishing Kits to Fly Fishing Kits, there’s a combo to fit everyone’s budget and level of experience. For just £59.99 you can get a Fisheagle Fully Monty Pier Combo which has everything you need including a 10ft Rock and Pier rod, 10 sea fishing rigs, Vigor Front Drag Reel with Fishing line and fishing lures supplied and a selection of terminal tackle. Or why not a brand new fly fishing kit? For just sixty quid you can get an Airflo Fly Fishing Kit that is suitable for a number of situations: reservoirs, lakes, small to mid-sized rivers, predator or stillwater fly fishing.

Let us help you choose the best Christmas Gift

Like most people, when buying online from a tackle shop, it's important that you know the gift will be delivered in PLENTY of time for Christmas, therefore fishingmegastore will keep all our customers informed about the best delivery dates to ensure your gift arrives in time, and to avoid disappointment. Alternatively, our Fishingmegastore website has a popular Click and Collect function. Simply select the in-stock item you wish to reserve and your order will be sent directly to our team who will pick your gift which can then be collected in-store at your leisure. You can then pay in store if you wish to save time - we'll even keep the item reserved until the next day.

So if you want to take the hassle out of shopping online for Fishing Gifts and Presents this Christmas, we've made the process as simple as possible. We have everything for every category: gifts for her, mum, girlfriends, boyfriends, outdoorsmen, fly fisherman, gifts for dads, presents for teen boys, gifts for friends, gifts for husbands and fun gifts. Our committed team of customer service and mail order staff are only a phone call away if you need any more help. You can call us on 0141 212 8880 or email sales@fishingmegastore.com and we will quickly and efficiently deal with your questions.


Friday, 24 November 2017

Fishingmegastore Fish of the Month Entry November 2017 - Legered Pike!

Nicky Cassidy with a nice Pike caught on a legered Mackerel deadbait from a small water in Renfrewshire.
You can vote for this picture to win on Facebook by selecting it in our November 2017 FOTM gallery HERE and hitting the 'Like' button! Don't forget to share all your favourite entries to help them win too!

If you would like to enter our Fishingmegastore Fish of the Month Competition and have the chance to win £100 to spend at GAC, simply send us a photograph of you and your catch, when and where you caught your fish, and what tackle and method you used. You can also enter instore - just ask any member of staff for assistance. The best entries will be featured on both our Blog and Facebook page!

Sunday, 19 November 2017

Fishingmegastore Fish of the Month Entry November 2017 - Nevada Cutthroat!

Greg Forrest with a Lahontan Cutthroat Trout caught on a recent trip to Pyramid Lake in Nevada USA was caught using a Fario Fly Blue Flash Damsel fished on an Airflo DI7 line!
You can vote for this picture to win on Facebook by selecting it in our November 2017 FOTM gallery HERE and hitting the 'Like' button! Don't forget to share all your favourite entries to help them win too!

If you would like to enter our Fishingmegastore Fish of the Month Competition and have the chance to win £100 to spend at GAC, simply send us a photograph of you and your catch, when and where you caught your fish, and what tackle and method you used. You can also enter instore - just ask any member of staff for assistance. The best entries will be featured on both our Blog and Facebook page!

Friday, 17 November 2017

Fishingmegastore Fish of the Month Entry November 2017 - First Double!

Young Danny Bain with his first double figure Pike, caught on a legered Smelt deadbait!
You can vote for this picture to win on Facebook by selecting it in our November 2017 FOTM gallery HERE and hitting the 'Like' button! Don't forget to share all your favourite entries to help them win too!

If you would like to enter our Fishingmegastore Fish of the Month Competition and have the chance to win £100 to spend at GAC, simply send us a photograph of you and your catch, when and where you caught your fish, and what tackle and method you used. You can also enter instore - just ask any member of staff for assistance. The best entries will be featured on both our Blog and Facebook page!

Fishingmegastore Fish of the Month Entry November 2017 - Carp on Corn!

Young Mark Sheerin with a nice wee Carp caught on Sweetcorn from Greenhill Fishery whilst on holiday in Dumfries!
You can vote for this picture to win on Facebook by selecting it in our November 2017 FOTM gallery HERE and hitting the 'Like' button! Don't forget to share all your favourite entries to help them win too!

If you would like to enter our Fishingmegastore Fish of the Month Competition and have the chance to win £100 to spend at GAC, simply send us a photograph of you and your catch, when and where you caught your fish, and what tackle and method you used. You can also enter instore - just ask any member of staff for assistance. The best entries will be featured on both our Blog and Facebook page!

Fishingmegastore Fish of the Month Entry November 2017 - Fadden Trout!

Lee Hill caught this cracking big Rainbow Trout from Lough Fadden on a Suspender Buzzer pattern! The fish was returned safe and well after a quick photo!
You can vote for this picture to win on Facebook by selecting it in our November 2017 FOTM gallery HERE and hitting the 'Like' button! Don't forget to share all your favourite entries to help them win too!

If you would like to enter our Fishingmegastore Fish of the Month Competition and have the chance to win £100 to spend at GAC, simply send us a photograph of you and your catch, when and where you caught your fish, and what tackle and method you used. You can also enter instore - just ask any member of staff for assistance. The best entries will be featured on both our Blog and Facebook page!

Sunday, 5 November 2017

Fishingmegastore's October 2017 Fish of the Month Winners!

The winner of the Fishingmegastore Fish of the Month Competition for October 2017 is Robert Melville with this picture of a monster Brown Trout from Loch Earn! As always the judging of our competition was left to our 43,000+ Facebook fans, who voted on their favourite pictures by hitting the Like button, and Robert was the clear winner with 785 votes in our October 2017 Fishingmegastore FOTM Facebook Gallery!
Robert Melville - 1st Place - 785 Likes!
Robert wins £100 to spend at Glasgow Angling Centre on fishing gear of his choice plus a nifty GAC cap! We would like to thank everybody that took part, especially all of the youngsters who entered. 
Eric Doogan - 2nd Place - 364 Likes
It's always great to see all the amazing different species from up and down the UK and around the world we get sent in as well! You can check out all the entries here.
Every month our world famous FOTM competition grows bigger and better, with amazing pictures of different fish species being sent in by our customers. We give an awesome new GAC Cap to the entrants that came in 2nd and 3rd place as well, so well done to the runners up, Eric Doogan and James Glass, both with cracking fish pics that got a lot of Likes from the voting public - well done guys!
James Glass - 3rd Place - 290 Likes
If you would like to enter our November 2017 FOTM competition, simply send us a photograph of you and your catch, when and where you caught your fish, and what tackle and method you used HERE. You can also enter instore - just ask a member of staff for assistance. The winners will be voted for by our customers, simply by hitting Like on the image on Facebook in the entries album and will be chosen on the last day of each month. The best entries will be featured on both our Blog and Facebook page. Good luck and we look forward to seeing the entries. Submit your entry here ...

If you are having difficulty using the the online entry form, simply email your picture and details to any of the usual fishingmegastore addresses, with FOTM in the subject line!  Don't forget to read our Terms and Conditions - please click HERE to see them!
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