WEEKLY FISHERY REPORT

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Fishery Report 18th June


Similar conditions this week; warm and clear water have meant that tactics haven’t changed much - dry fly tactics on a midge tip with diawl bachs. The washing line with (booby on the point) has also been successful. Best areas continue to be the Malling Shore (Roman Bay), Gap (between Inchmahome and Arnprior, Reedy Point and Gateside Bay. At times the density of boats have crowded in behind dog isle, may have had a detrimental effect on catches. Good heads of fish have been reported from the Heronry and the rookery. Some whoppers on the go assess your nylon.

7th Evening Heat; Scottish Club Championships Results – sponsored by the The 25 ½ boats landed 93 fish. Top 3 man team were Stanley and District with 9 fish for 22lbs 1oz. 2nd Rothes Oak with 9 fish for 20lbs 10oz and 3rd Kinross Ex-service with 7 fish for 19lbs 7oz. These teams go forward to the semi-finals. Top four individuals qualifying for the Champion of Champions were Hugh Law 6 fish for 16lbs2oz, W.Simpson 5 fish, Paul Garner 5 fish and A.Sturton 5 fish. Top tactics DRY FLY(bobs black bits)/WASHING LINE MALLING SHORE (cat booby and diawl bachs). Heaviest fish Joe Heenan 9lbs 4oz of Denny (see above and below pictures).

Menteith Boat League – sponsored by the Angling Centre Stirling. In the latest outing of the 2006 Boat League, Current Champion P.Auchterlonie was top rod with a 7 fish limit for 18lbs 8oz, 2nd was P.Edge with 7 fish for 17lbs 9oz and 3rd W.Ramage with 7 fish for 16 11oz. Stuart Wallace got the heaviest fish with a 3lb 12ouncer. The top rod and heaviest fish received a Boat League t-shirt courtesy of the sponsor. The 33 anglers caught 114 fish for 253lbs. Top tactic was apparently a Peter Ross (nice to see the Menteith Logo fly in action!?) on an intermediate line at the Malling shore.

Clubs: Perth Civil Service 4 boats 21 fish 49lbs, Revenue and customs 32 boats 52 fish 126lbs (top rod Mat Walker, 2nd Top Fraser Connel), IBM (4 boats) 39 fish 90lbs, Dalzell Steel (7 boats) 27 fish for 58lbs, Perth RASC (6 boats) 35 fish 80lbs, Fly Dressers Guild (16 boats) 63 fish 114lbs. Who didn’t mark in?



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