Junior Comp Results 2022
Bideford & District Angling Club Final Junior Event
1st Hope Polden 18lb 10oz
2nd Ted Blight 6lb 4oz
3rd Imogen Babb 3lb 3oz
4th Cruise Eigins 2lb 14oz
5th Willow Davies 2lb 5oz
6th Leon Davies 1lb 15oz
7th Fletcher. 1lb 14oz
8th Alby Clements 1lb 7oz
9th Kash. 1lb 1oz
10th Sammy Thornton retired early.
Hope, one of our youngest competitors, has put many a senior member to shame, with a terrific winning net of Tench and Skimmers in just 3 hours.
Hope has fished on peg 21 with worm baits on a short pole,
Ted,on peg 19, has come second using luncheon meat on the pole.
3rd spot has gone to Imogen on peg 23, and has thus secure the victory in the league.
Our junior summer series has been well supported and a huge thanks must go to all who have helped on the days.
The terrific prize table was made possible by the generosity of Quay Sports, Summerlands, Bait-tech, Tom Downing, Martin Cocks, huge thank you to them.
Final Junior League Results
Congratulations to Imogen Babb winning the Junior series events and to all the Juniors that took part. Also a big thank you to Martin Turner and his helpers for making the Junior series a fantastic event. Big thank you also to everyone that donated prizes, Quay Sports, Summerlands Tackle, Bait-tech, Tom Downing and Martin Cocks. Well done everyone. Looking forward to next year.
Bideford & District Angling Club Junior Event No 4
1st Charlie Heddon 10lb 6oz
2nd Hope Polden 7lb 14oz
3rd Sammy Thornton 4lb 10oz
4th Billy Butler 3lb 13oz
5th lmogen Babb 3lb 8oz
6th Ted Blight 2lb 10oz
Another lovely afternoon on Tarka for our fourth event in the summer series of junior competitions.
Local lad, Charlie has fished a great match on peg 6, with the pole, for a clear win.
Charlie has used maggots and sweetcorn for a lovely net of skimmer bream.
The youngest competitor, Hope, has fished worm bits on peg 2 for second place. Her catch was mainly nice Tench.
Sammy came in third spot, his net included a good sized Roach.
Imogen retained the lead in the overall league 38 points to Charlie's 30.
Once again we must thank all our helpers and the local shops for their continued support.
Bideford & District Angling Club Junior Event No 3
1st Sammy Thornton 11lb 12oz
2nd Brodie Norris 6lb 1oz
3rd Imogen Babb 5lb 3oz
4th Rudy James Nicholas 3lb 3oz
5th Ted Blight 3lb
6th Willow Davies 2lb 3oz
7th Leo Davies 1lb 6oz
The weather was kinder to us, on Saturday, for our third Junior event this summer.
Our winner, Sammy, has fished on, the unfancied, peg 3 with a top kit, his net of good roach and skimmers was taken on maggot.
Brodie fished on peg 26, for second place, he has found some nice Tench again taken on short pole tactics.
3rd place went to Imogen on the adjacent peg 25, using the long pole with paste.
Rudy James came in 4th on peg 1.
Our prize table was once again supported by the generosity of local shops.
A big thanks to our helpers on the day.
Bideford & District Angling Club Junior Event No 2.
1st Hope Polden 8lb 11oz
2nd Charlie Heddon 8lb 8oz
3rd Imogen Babb 6lb 15oz
4th Rudy James 4lb 14oz
5th Leon 4lb 12oz
6th Leo Davies 3lb 5oz
7th Willow Davies. 1lb 10oz
A very wet cold and windy afternoon on our club lake failed to dampen the spirits of our younger members some lovely nets of mixed species were weighed in. All participants when home with a prize and our winner on the day was Hope on peg 26, our youngest competitor, second was Charlie on the next peg.
I must thank all our helpers and special thanks to Bait-tech, Tom Downing, Martin Cocks and our local shops for our fantastic prizes.
Bideford & District Angling Club Jubilee Special Event. 9 Fished
1st place : Tom Scott 6lb 9 oz
2nd Brodie Allin 5lb 12oz
3rd Imogen Babb 4lb 10oz
4th Alby Clements 4lb 8oz
5th Lilly Bell 3lb 15oz
9 youngsters took part.
Our junior members enjoyed a glorious summer afternoon on George's lake ,Tarka Swims. Fish proved tricky to tempt but everyone managed to winkle out a few,
Thomas was top of the over 14 age group on peg 23 , with a nice mixed net caught on double red maggot on the pole. Brodie was a close second on peg 18, some late fish on paste just pipped Imogen on the next peg.
A special thank you to the generosity of our local shops for helping with our prizes.
Let's hope the weather is kind for the next one in the series on June 18th.