Combe Martin SAC Species Hunt – Week 1

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Combe Martin SAC are holding a species Hunt between July 1st and September 3rd with the prizes to be presented at the clubs annual Fun Fishing Event. The event is sponsored by High Street Tackle Ilfracombe.

After the first week of the event numerous species have been caught from both boat and shore. The leader after one week is Daniel Welch with 11 species.

1st – Daniel Welch – 11 Species

2nd = John Shapland – 8 species  Rob Scoines – 8 species

3rd – Louis Rooke – 6 species

4th – Ross Stanway – 5 species

5th -Wayne Thomas – 4 species

6th  Lee Holden  – 3 species

7th = Ali Laird – 2 species  James Thomas – 2 species

Of course getting out fishing on these summer nights is a pleasure in itself with an extra incentive to hunt down the many species that swim off our coast. Image above courtesy of James Thomas.