Competition July 5th Clatworthy Boat

We were back in the boats at Clatworthy today high up on the Brendon Hills near Wiveliscombe for Round 5 of the Snowbee Top Rod.

Weather was mostly dry with the odd shower but with strong gusty westerly winds.

13 anglers made the trip and fished in all areas of the reservoir.

Best flies were Black and Green, White and Green with Orange Blobs also catching.

13 anglers caught 60 fish for a bag weight of 130LBS.

11 anglers caught their 5 fish bag limit.

Average catch 4.61

Average weight 2.17


1ST ALEX VENN (JUNIOR) 5 FISH 12LBS 10OZ

2ND DARREN PENFOLD OF LIVERTON - 5 FISH 12LBS 2OZ

3RD MIKE STEER OF BOVEY TRACEY - 5 FISH 11LBS 15OZ

4TH ALEC HOARE OF ABBOTSKERSWELL - 5 FISH 11LBS 2.5OZ

5TH JOHN HERN OF EXETER - 5 FISH 10LBS 15OZ

6TH CHRIS BOLT OF KINGSTEIGNTON - 5 FISH 10LBS 7OZ


Alex Venn was also Top Junior, Alex had a great day and was one of the first anglers to catch his limit and scooped first prize beating all the Seniors!

Due to social distancing only Alex is pictured with his best 2 fish of the day, 3LBS and 3LBS 2OZ.

Tom Hendy of Chudleigh won the raffle draw prize.


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