Snowbee Top Rod Competition May 9th - Kennick Bank

Round 2 of the Snowbee Top Rod competition 2021 was at Kennick.

Weather was cloudy and mostly dry for the day with strong gusty Southerly winds with a temperature around 12 degs.

11 anglers made the trip to Kennick along with the South West Fishing For Life Ladies who were also fishing from both bank and boats.

Fish were taken in all areas of the reservoir with best spots being Boat bank, Clampitts, Oaktree point and the Narrows.

Best flies were Damsels and Diawl Bachs fished on floaters.

11 anglers caught 26 fish for a bag weight of 49lbs 14oz

Average catch 2.4

Average weight 1.92lbs

Best fish of the day went to Alex Venn - 2lbs 14.5oz


1ST ANDY GOODING OF LIVERTON - 5 FISH 9LBS 11OZ

2ND ANDY WATSON OF BOVEY TRACEY - 5 FISH 9LBS 5OZ

3RD ALEX VENN - TOP JUNIOR - 4 FISH 8LBS 10.5OZ

4TH JOHN HERN OF EXETER - 5 FISH 8LBS 10OZ

5TH ALEC HOARE OF ABBOTSKERSWELL - 4 FISH 8LBS 7OZ

6TH MIKE STEER OF BOVEY TRACEY - 1 FISH 1LBS 14OZ


Top Junior - ALEX VENN - 4 FISH 8LBS 10.5OZ


John Hern of Exeter won the raffle draw prize.


Next Snowbee Top Rod event is Clatworthy Bank May 30th.


Photo of winners socially distanced by the pontoon.



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