Saturday 6th April Open Match Results, Magpie and Jay Lake
Superb attendance for the latest qualifying open with Jay and Magpie lakes being used and good to see lots of new faces at the fishery!
Most of the anglers fancied Magpie lake to produce the outright winner and so it did! Newcomer to the venue Andy Rayment found the better fish in the margins using micros and maggots to catch 35-40 carp for a convincing 163.10lb runner up on Magpie was Angling direct backed Jack Gill from peg 12 he chopped and changed between pellet shallow and the margins with corn and maggot to tally 143.10lb
3rd on the lake was another new angler to the fishery Dave Harold from next peg to the winner he put 118.06lb onto the scales to just edge ahead of a load of 100lb plus weights!
Jay lake produced a very close match like it always does.
very rarely do you see anglers run away with it.
Lake winner was James wilkinson from peg 26 he alternated various maggot lines to finish with 104.07lb enough for 2nd in the continental payout!
Lake runnner up was Dennis page from peg 30 he caught on his favoured corn approach to finish with 98.08lb just ahead of Simon Godfrey and Jimmy brooks who both had 95.14 and 95.02lb respectively.
Next Saturday’s summer qualifying open is on Jay and Raven draw 8.45-9am fishing 10.30-4.30pm everyone welcome £25 all in
Next Sundays summer qualifying open is on Magpie ONE OFF SUNDAY OPEN!! Everyone welcome! Draw 8.45-9am fishing 10.30-4.30pm £25 all in!
Please note we are taking £20 deposits to secure places for the Guru 2 day festival with the deadline Monday 29th April and we will the. Open it up to the reserve list if not paid!
Overall continental payout
1st Andy Rayment peg 05 Magpie 163.10lb
Preston innovations Blackhorse
2nd James wilkinson peg 26 jay 104.07lb
Anglers corner Kings Lynn
3rd Jack Gill peg 12 Magpie 143.10lb
4th Dennis Page peg 30 Jay 98.08lb
Tackle & Bates
5th Dave Harold peg 6 Magpie 118.06lb
6th Simon Godfrey peg 28 jay 95.14lb
Tackle & Bates
7th Geoff Arnold peg 34 Magpie 115.06lb
8th Jimmy Brooks peg 34 jay 95.02lb
Preston innovations/Sonu baits
Weds over 60’s open Raven lake 27 pegs 03/04/19
A full lake for the weekly over 60’s contest with low weights due to the very harsh frost.
Match winner was Stevenage based angler Harry Thompson who caught on maggots close in for 51.00lb
Next weds over 60’s is on Magpie lake draw 8.30 fish 10-4pm everyone over 60 welcome £11 all in
1st Harry Thompson peg 27 51.00lb
2nd Brian Yorke peg 23 44.04lb
3rd John Millard peg 14 33.06lb
4th Vic German peg 17 29.08lb