CATCH REPORT FOR MONTH AUGUST 2019THIS CATCH REPORT IS UPDATED EVERY 4 TO 5 WEEKS
WHEAL RASHLEIGHRashleigh is fishing well as usual! Andrew Endean produced a 9 fish haul from a quick overnighter, all stunning scaley mirrors. Maggot had a 2 fish result from a quick overnighter with a 19lb scaley mirror. Ian Julian banked 3 fish to 18lb on a recent overnighter. Tim Lewis managed two fish to 14lb form an overnighter, including a not so common Common. The Open Day saw a 15lb mirror banked by Andrew Endean for the Juniors to have a photo with. The Carp Classic Match was a success with winner Matt Wilde banking a total catch weigh of 47lb 12oz. Followed in second place James Chudley with 39lb 12oz and third place went to Kevin Mcmanus with 23lb 10oz. The Biggest Fish was won by Kane Osbourne with a 15lb 3oz Mirror Ian Julian scored himself the first 20lb mirror from Rash to have been reported this year.
WALDON PONDFishing itís head off! The match section is really bagging up this year! Andy Hadfield had a club record bag of 91lb in a recent Sunday league match. Nigel Sanders won the last evening league match with 38lb 12oz. Richard Opie won the last Sunday League match with 28lb 8oz. The club Open day saw lots of juniors catching some nice Roach, Rudd and skimmers. Colin Loud lost a good carp on the open day because he is rubbish at dangling his worm!
BIG TThe algae made the fishing hard this year but Iím happy to report it has started to clear and the carp are coming out thick and fast! There have been a few nice 20lb+ carp caught earlier in the year by Martin Swiggs. Tim Lewis managed a mid-double leather from earlier in the summer. Mick Hanson banked a mid-double stockie mirror. Mick Hanson also bagged the first twenty-pound pike this year on a lure. The specimen claim has gone in at 20lb 6oz. Mick Hanson landed one of the original stock mirrors at 22lb.2oz and a 20lb 10oz stockie mirror. Andrew Endean has banked a 20lb 1oz original common and a 19lb 4oz from a quick overnighter. Tim Lewis landed a 19lb 1oz stockie common. It seems all the fish are still gaining good weights.
LITTLE TNo official catch reports submitted but rumours of the ĎBig Commoní being caught earlier in the year.
BILBERRYNo official catch reports submitted for the Carp but a rumour of a ĎBig-uní being caught earlier in the year. Rumours of a new member banking two of the big girls on a recent session Mick Hanson caught a cracking 2lb+ Perch on a recent LRF mission.
LECCY POOLOllie James reported having some nice Tench to 4lb. Charlie Wooten put in a specimen claim for a whopping 2lb+ Perch earlier in the year. PLEASE DONíT FORGET DON'T FORGET TO SUBMIT YOUR CATCH REPORTS AND SEND IN THOSE PHOTOS! UNHOOKING MATS MUST BE USED ON ALL OUR LAKES FOR THE SAFE HANDLING OF SPECIMEN CARP / PIKE / TENCH Ė TIGHT LINES EVERYONE!