Open Match

Holmedale Lake

Sunday 5/5/14

 26 fished 


1st John Woodland Sherwood Forest Fishery peg 45, 91-4-0

2nd Carl Brown Sherwood Forest Fishery peg 15, 80-9-0

3rd Daz Shaw Dynamite Baits peg 39, 72-6-0

4th Nigel Shipman Sherwood Forest Fishery peg 17, 68-6-0

5th Tom Potter Match Fishing Magazine peg 1, 56-4-0

6th Andy Birkin Phil’s Bait & Tackle peg 26, 54-15-0


John Woodland fished the pole and paste out at 13m from peg 45 landing 38 carp – 6lb and winning the match with 91lb 4oz. In second Carl fished the pole and pellet on the deck and up in the water at peg 15 for 80lb 9oz of carp – 7lb.


Wednesday Open


Holmedale Lake 22 fished


1st Mick Langton Sherwood Forest Fishery peg 39, 127-7-0

2nd Sam Kelk Kinky Pellet Club peg 36, 119-8-0

3rd Danny Crewe Sherwood Forest Fishery peg 19, 111-6-0

4th Andy Lakey Worksop Angling peg 4, 109-3-0

5th Shaun Sheldon Kinky Pellet Club peg 24, 101-7-0

6th Daz Staley Subfish peg 14, 80-1-0

Very tight at the top it could have gone to anyone, but a late run of carp – 8lb from the margins on the pole and meat Mick Langton landed 26 carp putting 127lb 7oz on the scales, In second place Sheffield’s Sam Kelk fished the method feeder and pellet cast to the island with pellet and the pole and meat fished at 13m landing 36 carp – 9lb.


Tuesday Open


Sherwood Lake 19 fished


1st Lee Nussey Sherwood Forest Fishery peg 40, 65-8-0

2nd Mick Lysaght Rivendell AC peg 41, 54-1-0

3rd Steve Richards Sherwood Forest Fishery peg 48, 50-12-0

4th Geoff Hiley Woodhouse Angling peg 38, 49-10-0

5th Dave Round Woodhouse Angling peg 46, 48-8-0

6th John Holmes Woodhouse Angling peg 54, 36-6-0

Lee Fished the method feeder and meat cast to the weed beds at peg 40 landing 20 carp – 7lb in his 65lb 8oz catch, in 2nd spot Mick fished the pole and corn down the margin for just six carp – 12lb but the catch of the day went to Steve Richards fishing the pole and worm for 50lb 12oz of Skimmers and Ide.