Wednesday Open 4/1/17
Holmedale Lake 14 fished
1st Sean Storey Gateford Angling Supplies peg 30, 104-6-0
2nd Geoff Mawby Gateford Angling Supplies peg 4, 26-15-0
3rd Craig Brazier Gateford Angling Supplies peg 8, 26-13-0
4th Nigel Shipman Sherwood Forest Fishery peg 13, 20-0-0
An excellent winning weight for the time of year 104lb 6 oz is what Sean Storey put on the scales, fishing the pole with maggot and soft pellet he landed 26 carp – 6lb finishing well in front.
Tuesday open 3/1/17
Sherwood Lake 16 fished
1st Mick Langton Sherwood Forest Fishery peg 26, 24-11-0
2nd Craig Brazier Gateford Angling Supplies peg 24, 16-5-0
2nd Lee Parker Phil’s Bait & Tackle peg 13, 11-8-0
4th Andrew Kitt Worksop Juniors peg 16, 11-4-0
Another delayed sort for ice breaking but despite the cold the lake fished well with no blanks. Making it two out of two match wins on the bounce Mick fished the long pole and soft pellet for 24lb 11oz of skimmers – 1lb.
Monday Open 2/1/17
Holmedale Lake 12 fished
1st Nigel Shipman Sherwood Forest Fishery peg 42, 38-9-0
2nd Lee Plackett Alfreton Angling peg 39, 18-5-0
3rd Terry Ffrench Leegem Angling peg 30, 14-5-0
4th Andy Gaunt Leegem Angling Peg 32, 13-15-0
Nigel had a mixed net of skimmers – 2lb and carp – 3lb on the pole fished out on three lines with soft pellet and punched bread.