Open MatchHolmedale Lake Sunday 2/2/14
1st Mick Langton Sherwood Forest Fishery peg 51, 54-15-0
2nd John Bleakley Sherwood Forest Fishery peg 19, 37-11-0
3rd Phil Carline Subfish tackle peg 54, 33-10-0
4th Jamie Mills Nathans of Derby peg 28, 26-15-0
5th Pete Hodgetts Sherwood Forest Fishery peg 39, 21-1-06th Nigel Shipman Sherwood Forest Fishery peg 4, 20-15-0
The wind spoilt the day again for most, but it was the same angler at the top, Mick Langton enjoying a good run drew peg 51 and fished the pole and soft 4mm pellet on two lines struggling for bites in the first half of the match with only one fish in the net the carp turned up and he landed 15 more – 8lb for a total of 54lb 15oz. In 2nd place was John Bleakley drawn at peg 19 he fished ledgered meat and pellet cast into the bay for 7 carp – 9lb.
Wednesday open 29/1/14
Holmedale Lake 16 fished
1st Pete Hodgetts Sherwood Forest fishery peg 32, 57-6-0
2nd Andy Lakey Worksop Angling peg 9, 54-0-0
3rd Terry French Leegem Tackle peg 45, 52-15-0
4th Mick Langton Sherwood Forest Fishery peg 14, 37-15-0
5th Geoff Mawby Gateford Angling Supplies peg 51, 21-15-0
Again it was peg 32 that produced the winner this time it was Pete Hodgetts fishing the pole with pellet and maggot on two lines he landed 16 carp – 8lb, 12 of his fish were caught in the first 2 hours having only 4 more in the last 3 hours as the temperature dropped. 2nd went to Andy Lakey fishing the pole and maggot for roach-1lb and carp – 4lb.
Sherwood Lake 13 fished
1st John Urruty Alfreton Angling peg 24, 16-8-0
2nd John Holmes Woodhouse Angling peg 20 11-7-0
3rd Fred Bispham Sherwood Forest Fishery peg 22, 11-1-0
John fished the waggler and maggot cast to the middle of the lake loose feeding every cast, after a slow start he started catching a small roach every cast in landing over 100 fish – 4oz weighing a total of 16lb 8oz.