Sherwood Fishery results attached and Rivendell W/League round 2 on the Sherwood lake.
1st Steve Smedley, Subfish 14 -13
2nd Jim Mahon, Rivendell 9 -12
3rd Joe Wheeldon, Rivendell 8 – 9
4thNick Oakley, Rivendell 7 -13
5th Ian Boyd, Woodhouse Angling Centre 7 -04
Torrential rain and gale force winds greeted the anglers for round 2 of the league but despite the horrendous conditions plenty of bites were had by allSteve Smedley, Subfish ran out a comfortable winner from peg 19 with 14-13 of pellet caught skimmers and a bonus 3lb carp. In 2nd place was Jim Mahon, Rivendell, who after breaking his pole in the strong winds switched to the feeder and found some nice skimmers and ide. Joe Wheeldon completed the frame with 8-09 of pole caught skimmers and perch from peg 26.
1st Mick Langton Sherwood Forest Fishery peg 32, 51-14-0
2nd Nigel Shipman Sherwood Forest Fishery peg 45, 34-3-0
3rd Richard Allen Kinky Pellet Club peg 51, 33-8-0
4th Dave Hiley Woodhouse Angling peg 28, 32-0-0
5th John Bleakly Sherwood Forest Fishery peg 17, 31-6-0
6th Brian Elliot Subfish Tackle peg 42, 25 8-0
Very hard going for all with strong winds and driving rain making presentation on the pole near impossible, but Mick Langton was on peg 32 sheltered by the big island managed to fished the pole on two lines at 11 + 14m with pellet and maggot landing 14 carp – 7lb and a winning weight of 51lb 14oz . 2nd place went to Nigel Shipman drawn at 45 he fished the pole and pellet on two lines at 8m landing 11 carp – 6lb just edging in front of the rest with 34lb 3oz.
Holmedale Lake 18 fished
1st Mick Langton Sherwood Forest Fishery peg 32, 64-6-0
2nd Andy Lakey Worksop Angling peg 51, 44-8-0
3rd Brian Elliott Subfish Tackle peg 45, 33-1-0
4th John Bleakly Sherwood Forest Fishery peg 27, 24-11-0
5th Geoff Mawby Gateford Angling Supplies peg 36, 11-15-0
The cold days leading up to the match dropped the water temp down to 3 degrees C making it hard going for most. In top spot again Mick drew peg 32 and fished the pole and red maggot out at 16m and soft pellet at 13m landing 30 small carp – 5lb weighing in a total of 64lb 6oz. 2nd was Andy Lakey drawn on the end peg on the day 51 he fished the pole and maggot on two lines landing carp – 7lb in his 44lb 8oz net.
Sherwood Lake 14 fished
1st Dave Round Woodhouse Angling peg 22, 9-4-0
2nd John Urrity Alfreton Angling peg 14, 8-6-0
3rd John Holmes Woodhouse Angling peg 21 6-10-0
4th Mick Lysaght Rivendell AC peg 24, 5-5-0
5th Fred Bispham Sherwood Forest Fishery peg 16, 3-2-0
The lake was frozen solid before the start so it was ice breakers out. Dave Round in top stop didn’t have a bite for the first 2 hours fished the pole and caster at 11m landing roach and Ide – 12oz finishing 14oz a head of John Urrity fishing the waggler and maggot for small roach and perch.