Access to fishing equipment

Access to fishing equipment

While equipment has the potential to be extremely expensive, often reaching thousands of pounds for a single item, very few young people, 11.4% (n=158) cited not having equipment as a barrier to fishing. To find out more we asked "Where do you get your fishing equipment from?". Over half of the young people surveyed said they bought their equipment themselves, often saving up Christmas or birthday money or using their allowances. (61. 7%)