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Snowbee Top Rod Competition June 9th - Kennick Bank

Round 5 of the Snowbee Top Rod Competition was at Kennick today.


Kennick was looking a picture with the Rhododendrons coming out in their full pink colour.


Weather was 15 degs with a moderate NW wind with sunny spells.


10 anglers made the trip and after booking in from 0815-0845, it was walk on from 0900 then fishing from 0930-1630 with the weigh in at 1700.


Fish were caught in all areas of the reservoir and when the sun shone there were 1 or 2 coch y bonddu beetles flying about.


Best tactics were, Floating line with small nymphs and dries or Intermediates and Damsel Flies.


5 anglers caught their 5 fish limit.


10 anglers caught 38 fish for a bag weight 77.5lbs


Average catch 3.8


Average weight 2.04lbs


Biggest Fish - Darren Penfold 2lbs 15oz


1ST ALEX VENN OF WILLAND - 5 FISH 12LBS 5.5OZ

2ND DARREN PENFOLD OF LIVERTON - 5 FISH 11LBS 10OZ

3RD CHRIS BOLT OF KINGSTEIGNTON - 5 FISH 10LBS 15OZ

=4TH PETER BROWN OF BRIXHAM - 5 FISH 10LBS 10OZ

=4TH ALEC HOARE OF ABBOTSKERSWELL - 5 FISH 10LBS 10OZ

6TH JOHN HERN OF EXETER - 5 FISH 8LBS 15OZ


Winners pictured below from left to right, Chris Bolt, Alex Venn, Darren Penfold and Robert Gale of Ashburton won the raffle draw prize.


Next Snowbee Top Rod event is Clatworthy Boats on July 7th.



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