Wednesday Open 26/7/17
Holmedale Lake 21 fished
1st Martyn Brown Eastwood Angling Supplies peg 39, 166-13-0
2nd Paul Unwin Gateford Angling Supplies peg 36, 141-4-0
3rd Matt Thompson Gateford Angling Supplies peg 24, 122-6-0
4th Mick Langton Sherwood Forest Fishery peg 17, 106-6-0
5th Lee Plackett Alfreton Angling Centre peg 21, 103-15-0
6th Phil Carline Alfreton Angling Centre peg 27, 102-9-0
Martyn fished the pole and paste on three lines, out at 6m and long down the margins, after a slow start he soon had the carp queuing up landing fish – 7lb in his total of 166lb 13oz. Runner up Paul fished the pole and pellet short and maggots down the margin for 141lb 4oz.
Tuesday open 25/7/17
Sherwood Lake 8 fished
1st Fred Bispham Peg One Angling peg 40, 133-0-0
2nd Ken Ryder Woodhouse Angling Centre peg 43, 54-11-0
3rd Lee Wilkinson Gateford Angling Supplies peg 41, 43-12-0
Fred drew maybe the best carp peg on the lake and the outcome was same has last week, fishing the pole and bread down the margin he more than doubled the next weight with 133lb of carp – 9lb.