Christian Ritzinger and Stefan Seuß break the magic mark: 2.81m catfish out of the Po!

Tostedt. Personal record? Po record? World record? Probably all three since Easter for Stefan Seuß, his personal record for sure! He crowned 25 years of trips as an angler and guide on the Po to Northern Italy with what is probably the largest European catfish ever caught with rod and reel. The river monster, which can only be described as such, measured 2.81 meters in length in front of five witnesses. Of course, this magnificent fish was not weighed in a time-consuming manner, but was gently put back in the Po soon after it was caught. Experts estimate its weight to be far beyond the 140...



Variable speed fun: the Rhino DX-V

Tostedt. Rhino presents its new motor series "DX-V!" The objective of the engineers was clear: to combine the proven technology of the Rhino VX motors, which have sold thousands of times, with modern control technology. And in this way to let users enjoy continuous speed control. The DX-V engine series will not only delight boat anglers. Due to the range of models, it is also predestined for other areas of application, right down to the function for sailing boat in times of missing wind. The so-called pulse width modulation (PWM) achieves stepless speed control with the highest possible...



Strong final day with 4street Chatterbait

Tostedt. At this year's "Predator Tour" the Quantum anglers Wim Christiaens (Belgium) and Lennart Düring (Germany) were in a sensational second place before the final day. At this tournament with almost 150 boat teams in the Netherlands, the two were fighting for the lead from the very first second: they were able to tick off the required three perch with specimens of 43, 43 and 45 centimeters right at the beginning in just five casts! Two good zander of 70 and 75 centimeters were also soon on their score card when pelagic fishing with Quantum Pelagic Shads. Their run continued. But the...