Wednesday Open 27/6/18
Holmedale Lake 23 fished
1st Steve Morgan Sherwood Forest Fishery peg 12, 126-7-0
2nd Mick Langton Sherwood Forest Fishery peg 17, 92-6-0
3rd Nigel Shipman Sherwood Forest Fishery peg 45, 88-3-0
4th Ian Taylor Vale AC peg 39, 80-9-0
5th Geoff Mawby Gateford Angling Supplies peg 54, 79-5-0
6th Sean Storey Gateford Angling Supplies peg 24, 69-8-0
On this red hot day it was always going to be hard on this shallow lake, but first timer at the fishery Steve Morgan made it look easy, fishing a small pellet feeder filled with micro’s with a banded 6mm hard pellet on the hook cast tight to the small island at peg 12 he landed 42 carp – 5lb in the only ton weight of the day 126lb 7oz.
Sunday Evening 24/6/18
1st Paul Unwin Gateford Angling Supplies peg 19, 125-7-0
2nd Josh Paling England U15s/Woodhouse Angling peg 17, 112-0-0
3rd Nigel Shipman Sherwood Forest Fishery peg 24, 103-14-0
4th Craig Brazier Gateford Angling Supplies peg 28, 93-6-0
Paul fished the pole and pellet and corn at the side of the lily pad and down the margin landing some bigger carp – 9lb in his winning weight of 125lb 7oz.