EVENT: VENUE:  THAMES & INNER AVON ,Dynamite Baits Makins
DATE:  3 September 2009

1st Dave KENT  Long Eaton Victoria AS  95 lb 12 oz
2nd Alan WALTON Whitley AC    78 lb
3rd John ADAMSON Kobra Feeders   60 lb 12 oz
Number of pegs: 19

At the Thursday Kobra Affordable Open at Dynamite Baits Makins, gale force winds made fishing difficult but weights remained good. 

Top weight fell to Long Eaton Victoria stalwart Dave Kent.  Fishing peg 8 on inner Avon, Dave started catching bream and small carp on corn presented on long pole fished into open water, and in the latter stages landed a string of bigger carp on luncheon meat fished in the margins to total 95 lb 12 oz.

Whitley AC angler Alan Walton caught his 78 lb of carp on paste fished to the island and later, the margins.

Next Thursday Kobra Affordable will be on Snake & Crater on 17th September, draw 9.45 in the Dynamite Baits Makins Phase 2 car park. 

NB.  ‘Kobra Affordable’ Opens are at Dynamite Makins each Wednesday on Phase 1 and Thursday on Phase 2 or 3 (except 2nd Thursday each month).  Telephone 07749 284 823, or be in the Car Park by 9.45 a.m. (£15 all in at the draw).

DATE:  2 September 2009
1st Andy FINDLAY  Korum   162 lb
2nd Eddie KEENE  Coventry   151 lb
3rd Jarrad SMITH  Mallory   144 lb 8 oz
4th Dave ROSSI   Kobra Feeders  124 lb 14 oz
5th Andy FULLEYLOVE  Dynamite Makins  122 lb
6th Andy BOFFIN  Browning Central  106 lb
Number of pegs: 22

Fished in strong gusting winds and heavy rain showers, the Wednesday Kobra Affordable Open at Dynamite Baits Makins on Lake 2 fished excellently, recording an average weight per angler of over 90 lb.

Venue expert Andy Findlay (Korum), on peg A15 cast his pellet feeder 60 yards with unerring accuracy to catch carp steadily throughout to record 162 lb and another win. 

Second placed Eddie Keene (Coventry) used method feeder fished to the island at first and then in the margins for his 151 lb from peg B17, with Jarrad Smith (Mallory) fishing method feeder placed towards the island on peg B13 for a mixed carp and bream catch of 144 lb 8 oz for third place.

A big turnout is expected on 9th September (Lakes 2 and 4).Please telephone 07749 284 823 to book in, with the draw at 9.45am as usual.

NB.  ‘Kobra Affordable’ Opens are at Dynamite Makins every Wednesday on Phase 1.  Telephone 07749 284 823, or be in the Car Park by 9.45 a.m. (£15 all in at the draw).