10th Shore Competition 18th September 2021.
On Saturday evening 18th September the club held its 10th Shore competition in nice sunny conditions with light winds. The venue for the evening was Warren Edge and ten club members signed in. Six weighed in fish consisting of black bream, sole, plaice, dab, turbot, bass, scad and tub gurnard. Thirteen fish were weighed and released for a total weight of 11lbs 10.3oz. The best round fish was a bass weighing 3lb 12oz caught by Denise Donaldson. The best flat fish was a turbot weighing 1lb 15 1/8oz caught by Glenn Short.
Results: 1st Denise Donaldson 1 fish 3lb 12oz, 2nd Glenn Short 2 fish 2lb 5 3/8oz, 3rd Andy Richmond 3 fish 2lb 5 1/8oz, 4th Roland Blomfield 3 fish 1lb 11.8oz, 5th Malcolm Stote 2 fish 1lb 1 5/8oz, 6th Terry Kempton 2 fish 15 3/8oz. Specimen pool of £46.00 is a rollover till the next competition.
9th Shore Competition 21st August 2021.
On Saturday evening the club held its 9th shore competition which was a rover. The weather was showery with a south/westerly winds. Five club members signed on and three weighed in fish consisting of black bream. Nine fish were caught for a total weight of 6lb 3.5oz. The best round fish of the evening went to Chris Ellis with a bream weighing 13-1/8oz. The best specimen pool of £36.00 and the best flat fish pool of £5.00 are both rollovers till the next competition.
1st Roland Blomfield with 4 fish for 2lb 12.4oz, 2nd Chris Ellis with 4 fish for 2lb 12-1/8oz, 3rd Terry Kempton with 1 fish for 11oz.
8th Shore Competition 24th July 2021.
On Saturday evening the club held its 8th shore competition at Solent Road, Southbourne in which eight club members signed on and seven weighed in fish. The weather for the evening was sunshine and a light north-east wind. Species caught on the night consisted of sole, pouting, bass and mackerel. Thirteen fish were weighed for a total weight of 11lbs 3 1/8oz. The best round fish was a bass of 2lb 8oz caught by Danny Panks. Best flat fish was a sole of 1lb 6oz caught by Roland Blomfield. The best speciemen pool is a rollover till the next competition. Only edible fish are retained. All other fish are gently returned to the sea.
1st Chris Ellis 5 fish 4lb 13 1/2oz, 2nd Danny Panks 2 fish 3lb 5oz, 3rd Roland Blomfield 1 fish 1lb 6oz, 4th Terry Kempton 1 fish 9 3/8oz, 5th Ed Taylor 2 fish 9 1/4oz, 6th Keith Panks 2 fish 8oz, 7th Ben Daniel 1 fish 7 1/2oz.
7th Shore Competition 5th June 2021.
On Saturday evening the club held its 7th shore competition which was held at Barton-on-Sea. The weather for the evening was sunny with light winds, five club members signed on but only one managed to weigh in fish. Best round fish of the evening was a conger eel weighing 1lb 2oz caught by Roland Blomfield. Best flat fish and specimen pools are both rollovers till the next competition.
1st Roland Blomfield 1lb 2oz.