Round 5 of the Snowbee Top Rod Competition was at Kennick today on the edge of Dartmoor near Hennock.
Kennick was looking at its best today with the Rhododendron bushes out in full pink colour and is still full with water flowing over the dam.
Weather was a warm 23 degrees with light variable winds and only a light shower of rain at the end of the day.
Tom Hendy cooked bacon rolls for the 10 anglers who turned up for the competition.
10 anglers caught 18 fish for a bag weight of 32lbs
Average catch - 1.8
Average weight - 1.77lbs
Best fish of the day 2lbs 7oz - Darren Penfold
2 anglers caught their limit of 5 fish and 5 anglers failed to catch.
1ST DARREN PENFOLD OF LIVERTON - 5 FISH 8LBS 15OZ
2ND ALEC HOARE OF ABBOTSKERSWELL - 5 FISH 8LBS 12OZ
3RD ALAN RIDDELL OF NEWTON ABBOT - 4 FISH 6LBS 8OZ
4TH PETER BROWN OF BRIXHAM - 3 FISH 5LBS 10OZ
5TH ALEX VENN OF WILLAND - 1 FISH 1LBS 6OZ
Winners pictured from left to right, Alan Riddell, Alec Hoare, Darren Penfold and Peter Brown won the raffle draw prize.
Next Snowbee Top Rod event is Clatworthy Boats on July 9th
Upper Teign River event - July 2nd - for more info - email John Hern - email@example.com