Action from the match Lake and right, the prizes being fished for, including some lovely Total-Fishing hats and polo shirts.
THIS firmly established match was a tremendous success for the sponsor Norman Booth, of Normans of Woodley, the Stockport-based fishing tackle dealer.
The main objective of the event is to raise money for local based charities involved with cancer victims whilst also remembering a very popular
The initial audit shows that around £800 has been raised from the event, and
Two hours into this 6 hour match and the runners were starting to show form. The conditions were difficult for all, with temperatures climbing to the mid 80s and not much of a breeze on either water. Big names such as Derek Willan (fresh from his victory the previous day at Oaks in
Meanwhile on the
The youngsters taking part were not disgracing themselves either as Jamie Banks at peg 38 on the lake was doing his draw justice by eventually taking 28lb 8oz from it ensuring that John Manifold (43lb 8oz) and Dave Walker (48lb) pegged either side of young Jamie kept their heads down.
Left, winner Mick Hilton with Norman Booth. Right, Jamie Banks with his 28-8-0 net.
As predicted it was the
1st place MICK HILTON Jnr peg no 30 102lb 8oz,
2nd place MICHAEL ROGERSON peg no.46 82lb 40z
3rd place GRAHAM RHODES peg no. 7 64lb 8oz.
1st place. NEIL MACHIN peg no.42 63lb 8oz.
2nd place EDDIE DALTON peg no.46 50lb 6oz.
3rd place ANDY MOORES peg no.38 43lbs
A…BARRY JACKSON PEG 6 16lb4oz
B…MICHAEL MEE PEG 9 13lb 6oz
C…MARK ADDY PEG 23 19lb 12oz
D…CHRIS DURRANT PEG 26 17lb 12oz
E…MICK POTTER PEG 40 37lb 14oz
G…CRAIG EBBRELL PEG 50 37lb 00 oz
H…STEVE STANHOPE PEG 60 11lb 4oz
I….PETE SOUTHALL PEG1 44lb 8oz
J…JIM AXFORD PEG 19 32lb 4oz
K…STEVE WILLIAMSON PEG 27 51lb 4oz
L…MARK WALTON PEG 31 64lb 00.
M…LEE ADDY PEG 48 56lb 8oz