Westin Articles & Videos

Dive into the Westin universe. Whether you’re new to the world of fishing, or already an expert, there is always something new to learn. This section is dedicated for content made specifically for you, serving one goal – to take your fishing to the next level and inspire you to get out on the water to try new techniques and methods.
The articles and videos is made by our passionate pro team members - guys who spends thousands of hours on the water testing out gear and techniques, helping you make the constant tiny improvements that helps you catch more and bigger fish.

 

Locate the big zander

By Jörgen Larsson

Sharpshooting

By Jörgen Larsson

Lure fishing for pike

By Dr. Paul Garner

Think big!

By Jörgen Larsson

Five pike-lures you must try

By Dr. Paul Garner

Perch lures

By Dr. Paul Garner

 

 

Westin YouTube Productions

Join some of Europe's most experienced predator anglers in these video sessions, where they show their big knowledge and gives some essential tips and tricks on how to optimize your fishing for pike, perch and zander!

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Pike Trolling On Big Lakes

Follow Daniel Nilsson on an early spring pike trolling session. In this video, Daniel gives you his best tips & tricks when trolling for pike on big waters.

 

Fishing For Big Perch With Soft Lures

Jörgen Larsson and Nicklas Sørensen are on the hunt for big perch using soft lures on a cold spring day.

 

Early Spring Pike Fishing

Follow Jörgen Larsson and Malte Ryge Petersen on a windy spring day in the pursuit for big prespawn pike - a time of the year that is known to be one of the best for targeting big pike.

 

Archipelago Perch

The perch fishing aficionados Dejan Miloservic and Jörgen Larsson takes you on an epic archipelago adventure. In this film two of Europe's most skilled perch anglers shows you how to catch the big and tricky perch in the swedish archipelago.

 

Summer Perch fishing

Follow Jörgen Larsson and Philip Augustsson on the hunt for active perch on a warm but windy summer day.

 

Seabass fishing with the Magic Minnow

Team Westin angler Nicklas Engelbrecht Sørensen spend all his free time hunting sea bass along the coast. Join him on an action-packed day, where he shows his approach to the fishing, and talks about gear, lures and strategies for catching seabass from the jetties.

 

Live casting for zander - Fishing with livescope

In this video Daniel Nilsson reveals his super-efficient approach for precision casting for zander using a Livescope – an increasingly popular method of fishing. See all the techniques, get new knowledge on what gear to use and which lures to tie on the end of the line, when sharp shooting with the Panoptix LiveScope.

 

Seabass - Inshore and offshore

Westin-Fishing Pro Team angler Jeroen Eijssens, takes you on an epic sea bass session. Watch the video and learn how to catch them inshore and offshore.

 

River Fishing from the bank

Westin Pro Team angler Toon Van Ham and his team made Gilles Koolen are experts in the Street- and bank-fishing scene. Follow along on a shore fishing session from the riverbank targeting zanders and perch.

 

Speedfishing For Monster Asp

In this episode, Jörgen teams up with skilled angler Volkmar Strikkers, to do some asp fishing! Follow along to take part of some huge asp and many crazy strikes!

 

Lake Perch With Softlures

Today we get to follow Jörgen Larsson and Patrick Van Der Wal for some perch fishing in windy conditions!

 

Winter Perch with Carolina Rig

Follow Westin Pro angler Jeroen Eijssens on a Winter Perch session with the Carolina Rig. And learn how to target the big winter perch.

 

 

Westin Quick Guides

In these "How To" series we focus on different techniques, fishing tips and tricks.

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How to: Rig a softlure

Jörgen Larsson show you how to rig a softlure onto a jighead.

 

How to: Jigging for perch

Jörgen Larsson explains his basic but very efficient jigging technique when fishing for perch.

 

How to: Choose a softlure

Jörgen Larsson and Dejan Milosevic explains their softlure choices and gives you some concrete examples for some fantastic perch lures

 

How to: Fish a crankbait

Daniel Nilsson and Jörgen Larsson explains how they fish their Crankbaits for perch lures.

 

How to: Use the Pro Stinger

Kevin Pischke, Dewey Stewart and Luc Coppens explains the how to rig and use the Westin Pro Stinger System for Muskie and Pike.

 

How to: Fish long leaders for pike

Elias and Daniel explain the principles behind and reasons for fishing with long monofilament leaders for pike.

 

How to: Choose a crankbait

Daniel Nilsson and Jörgen Larsson explains their crank bait choices and gives you some concrete examples for some fantastic perch lures.

 

How to: Approach a fishing spot

Enrico Di Ventura explains how you should approach a pike spot from the bank to optimize your chances of success.

 

How to: Part 1 - Shads

In these ''How To series'' Thom Hunt explains you his best tips and tricks when targeting perch with shads.

 

How to: Part 2 - Crankbaits

In these ''How To series'' Thom Hunt explains you some of his best tips and tricks when targeting perch with Crankbaits.

 

How to: Fish Texas and Carolina Rigs for Perch

In this video Thom Hunt talks about his rigs and tactics for fishing Texas and Carolina rigs for perch using the Westin RingCraw soft lure. He reveals a really simple way to switch to this tactic using home-made rigs that instantly allow you to change tactics.

 

How to: Locate Reservoir Perch

In this video Thom Hunt looks at the key signs, both above and below the surface, that he uses to find perch on large reservoirs when boat fishing. Thom also looks at how to interpret the images on your echosounder to find characteristic perch shoals.

 

How to: Part 1 Streetfishing - Choose the right tackle

In this series of videos, Thom Hunt takes you from A-Z when streetfishing for perch, pike and zander. He talks about his gear, rigs and tactics when streetfishing.

 

How to: Part 2 Streetfishing - Locating Fish In Canals

In this series of videos, Thom Hunt takes you from A-Z when streetfishing for perch, pike and zander. He talks about his gear, rigs and tactics when streetfishing.

 

How to: Part 3 Streetfishing - Rigging your soft lures

In this series of videos, Thom Hunt takes you from A-Z when streetfishing for perch, pike and zander. He talks about his gear, rigs and tactics when streetfishing.

 

How to: Part 4 Streetfishing - Lure speed

In this series of videos, Thom Hunt takes you from A-Z when streetfishing for perch, pike and zander. He talks about his gear, rigs and tactics when streetfishing.