Richard Ford wins close Club Match Sunday 2nd February


EJAS Sunday Club Match held on Jubilee Pool. Conditions were mild and overcast.

The winner of the match was Richard Ford weighing in 29lb 8oz of carp on Jubilee 10. Richards fish were caught on the waggler and also on the pole. Second place was taken by Steve Rogers weighing in 28lb 13oz of carp on J16. Third place was secured by Alan Gardner weighing in 28lb 3oz of carp on J6. Alan's catch was taken on pole fished maggot. A total of 1lb 5oz separated the first three individuals in a very close fought contest.

The Section winners were Ray Nosworthy weighing in 25lb 6oz of carp on J1 ( Section J1,4,6,8,10 and 11). Rays catch was taken fishing the pole. The other Section winner was Martin Smith weighing in 12lb 13oz of carp on J13 ( Section J13,16,19,21 and 23). Martins fish were caught on pole fished sweetcorn.

A special mention should be made of Sophie Wallace's efforts on J23. Sophie narrowly missed out on her Section by only one pound. Sophie caught two carp on the straight lead and maggot.