WEEKLY FISHERY REPORT

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Fishery Report 27th June


6ft Water Temp: 17C Secchi Disk Gateside: 3.1m

Apart from the gales, reasonably cool water temperatures have made for good sport. Best areas have included Roman Bay/Malling, the Gap, Gateside Bay and the Road shore. Best tactics blobs and boobies going down a bit, sink tip or dries. Biggest fish this week - 12lbs (above).

 

8th Evening Heat; Scottish Club Championships Results – sponsored by the The 25 boats landed 59 fish for 138lbs. Top team were North Berwick with 9 fish for 22lbs 6oz. 2nd Hawick AC with 9 fish for 18lbs 14oz and 3rd Kinross AC with 8 fish for 18lbs 14oz. These teams go forward to the semi-finals. Top four individuals qualifying for the Champion of Champions were Joy Gardiner 6 fish for 14lbs 6oz, Paul Wilson 5 fish, Andy Dunn 4 fish and Shane Kelly 4 fish. Top tactics boobies, DI3, the Gap.

Wateraid: The 60 anglers caught 95 fish for 235lbs. Top 4 man team was the Orange Blobs with 22 fish for 56lbs 12oz. Biggest fish 7lbs 3oz (Gordon Inglis) and top bag and winner of an Orvis Fly Rod (worth £300) was J.Buchanan (pictured right) with 11 fish for 28lbs 2oz.. Details of the amount raised to follow.

SANA Open Heats: Individuals; 1st J.Litster, 2nd Laurie Taylor, 3rd Alan Hill. Pairs; 1st J.Litster/J.Crawford, 2nd I.Campbell/K.Oliver and 3rd T.Taggart/J.Wright. Top tactic boobies pulled through the waves or allowed to go deeper – Gateside and the Gap.

ACS Menteith Boat League – sponsored by the Angling Centre Stirling. Cancelled due to high winds.

Anglianwater Fulling Mill International – 6 man Team Event
Orkney Trout A won the day event with 39 fish for 102lbs 6oz (Stewart Wood, Ken Kennedy, Stuart Leslie, Jim Harcus, Sandy McConnachie & Erlend Hutchison – pictured below right), 2nd were Change Fly Fishers with 28 for 73 lbs. These two teams go forward to the Rutland Final. IBM, Orkney Trout B, Heron Fly and Badenoch were eliminated at the Menteith Day Final. In the Evening Final Team qualifying teams were Sunburst (1st) with 23 fish for 51lbs 4oz (R.Gilbert, S.Cocker, M.Hamilton, M.Low, G.MacGregor, W.Leach) and 2nd The Grizzlecats with 19 fish for 46lbs 4oz. Managing to reach the evening finals but eliminated at this stage were Rainbow warriors, Hawick AC and Falkirk Fly.


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