Shipston KJ Eastbury Cup
Held At Meadowlands
Saturday 20 June 2020
21 anglers fished the match at Meadowlands. The results were:
1st Place was Krister Nobes with 135lb 04oz on the waggler
2nd place was Mick Belgrave with 98lb 08oz which included a hugely impressive 3lb perch. 3rd was Chris Hallows with 72lb 08oz.
Mick Belgrave Mick Belgrave (with Perch) Neil Schumann
Shipston Colin Barrett Cup - 2
Held At Meadowlands
Saturday 13 June 2020
Here is the result and the report from the club match at Meadowlands on Saturday 13th June. This match was switched from Bishops Bowls due to the Coronavirus and 23 anglers fished it.
The results were:
1st place was Tony Avery with 61 lb 07oz.
2nd place was Peter Kilbride with 59lb.
3rd place was Graham Wheeler with 55lb 07oz.
Tony Avery Pete Kilbride Graham Wheeler
Shipston angling club have announced that the 3 day FISH'n'FROLICS FESTIVAL will go ahead but just the matches so anglers can now book in for that.
The Frolics has been postponed regrettably due to the Government restrictions.
Shipston Open Match Held at Aston Magna
Sunday 07 June 2020
Here is the result and report from Sundays unofficial club match at Aston Magna, This match was to raise money for the FISH'n'FROLICS festival fund and also to help prepare for the forthcoming club matches which are considerably different to run with all the present alterations needed around the Covid 19 epidemic. The results were;
1st place was Baz Barnes won on another tricky day with the fish not wanting to feed with 8lb 11oz.
2nd place was Ken Watts followed up his win last week with 7lb 9oz.
3rd place was Phil Outram with 7lb 02oz.
Baz Barnes Ken Watts Tony Skinner
Shipston K Eastbury Cup (Pairs)
Held At Aston Magna
Sunday 31 May 2020
This contest had to be arranged at very short notice due to the Government easing of restrictions on Covid 19 and the match officials had to take extra measures to make this happen.
The contest draw was done live on social media the day before for the match at Aston Magna and anglers went straight to their pre drawn pegs to await the start whistle. The contest went reasonably well and all the anglers were relieved to be out fishing and catching a few fish. The results were:
1st place was Kenny Watts with 14lb 02oz of bream fishing the pole.
2nd place was Baz Barnes with 10lb 05oz.
3rd place was Chris Hallows with 7lb 14oz who just beat his Dad Mal Hallows with 7lb 12oz, Chris caught a bream just in the final minutes of the match to take the bragging rights.
This was a pairs match and Kenny Watts and Chris Hallows won that with a combined weight of 22lb.
Kenny Watts Mal Hallows Baz Barnes Chris Hallows
Shipston AC Claridge Cup
Held At Addlestrop
Saturday 27 June 2020
The match had 14 anglers and was a close match due to lower weights than normal. The results were;
1st place was Phil Outram won with 3lb 3ozs
2nd place was Colin Barratt with 2lb 10oz 08 drams.
3rd place was Stuart Fleming was third with 2lb 09oz.
Phil Outram Colin Barrett Stuart Fleming
Shipston a,c will hopefully be starting junior tuition classes and now has two level 2 coaches in the club who will take the sessions, details will be put on club website and on our brand new Shipston a,c Facebook page.