Bideford May Rover Results
1st Nathan Clements Thin Lipped Mullet 5lb 1oz 126.562%
2nd Julien Stainer Dog Fish 2lb 6 1/2oz 80.208%
3rd Paul Downing Thornback Ray 5lb 11oz 63.194%
4th Dick Talbot Rockling 15oz 62.5%
Good to get some sea fishing results now that lockdown is easing. Don’t forget your camera’s next time !
Bideford Rover results
1st Phil Vanstone Wrasse 5lb 3 1/2oz 104.375%
2nd Dick Talbot Wrasse 4lb 11 1/2oz 94.375%
3rd Julien Stainer Thornback Ray 7lb 5 1/2oz 81.597%
4th Andrew Clements Thornback Ray 7lb 4 1/2oz 80.728%
5th Dick Talbot Dogfish 2lb 6oz 79.166%
6th Andy Sanders Dogfish 1lb 13oz 60.416%
END OF SEASON 2020 WINNERS
1st Phil Vanstone Wrasse 5lb 3 1/2oz
2nd Dick Talbot wrasse 4lb 11 1/2oz
Bideford Rover Results
1st Julien Stainer Dogfish 2lb 13.5oz 94.791%
2nd Jon Stevens Pouting 1lb 5oz 87.5%
3rd Paul Downing Whiting (bait) 15oz 62.5%
Cold North and East winds combined with high pressure seldom bring good results for sea anglers at this time of year. The wind is forecast to back to the South later in the month when sport should improve.
Bideford Rover results
1st Dick Talbot flounder 1lb 7oz
2nd Dick Talbot flounder 1lb 5oz
Dick caught his brace of flounder from the River Torridge estuary to win first and second in the clubs. monthly rover.
Triple Hook Club Suspend competitions.
Barnstaple’s Triple Hook Club have made the decision to suspend all competitions until 2021 when the COVID situation has eased.
Combe Martin SAC
Combe Martin SAC are holding a monthly competitions for the first half of their club year. At present Rob Sciones is leading the event with a small eyed ray of 9lb 10oz.
Daniel Welch won Combe Martin Sea Angling Clubs weekend Species competition securing eleven species using a variety of tactics. The event was concluded on Ilfracombe Pier where plenty of species where caught including an octopus that did not count in the competition. Dans species included thick lipped grey mullet, shanny, pouting, smelt, conger, poor cod, corkwing wrasse, ballan wrasse, pollock, tompot, rock goby. Runner up in the species competition was Ross Stanway with 8 species.
1st Andrew Clements thick lipped mullet 4lb 5 3/4oz 108.904%
2nd Antony Smith wrasse 3lb 1/2oz 60.625%
Bank Holiday Festival results (members only)
1st Stephen Found Thornback Ray 13lb 15 1/4 160.509%
2nd Andrew Clements Thornback Ray 11lb 5 1/2 126.041%
3rd Stephen Found Thornback Ray 10lb 7 1/4 116.145%
4th Andrew Clements Bass 7lb 8 1/2 107.589%
Well done guys its been really hard work, congratulations to Steve on a new club record Thornback. Other fish caught Andrew Clements thornback 9lb 7 1/2 Jon Stevens Bull Huss 8lb 7oz and a smooth hound 8lb 2 1/2oz Antony Smith Bass 5lb 4oz.