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Thursday, 20 November 2014
Kev's East Sussex Diary - 20th Nov 2014
Kevin Morgan of Anglers Den Sussex, Pevensey Bay, gives a monthly summary of local sea fishing competition results.
BAY AQUA CLUB
October 20 anglers fished with Kim McGreevy winning with 7lb 10oz.
Second was Gerald Sargeant with 5lb 4oz, third Steve Tibbals with 4lb
8oz and fourth Ian Hopper with 3lb 12oz. The heaviest flat was a
flounder of 13 ¼ oz for Rod Reymolds and the biggest round a codling
of 2lb `14oz for Steve Tibbals.
November 28 anglers fished in ideal conditions in Pevensey Bay. The
winner was Ian Hopper with 8lb 9oz (including 2 codlings). Second was
Trevor Rooney with 8lb 1oz, third Joe Plumstead with 6lb 8oz and
fourth Paul Christopher with 6lb 3oz. The heaviest flat were two
flounders of 1lb 2oz shared by Steve and Kevin Merner and the biggest
round was a codling of 2lb 2oz for Steve Tibbals.
October the club fished a match in Pevensey Bay, with the winner
Kevin Merner landing a codling of 2lb 8oz for a total weight of 2lb
14oz. Second was his brother Steve with 2lb 5oz and third A.J.Puttick
with 1lb 11 ½ oz.
October the match saw 18 anglers fishing in Pevensey Bay. The main
species caught were whiting with some codling, dogfish and a cracking
Dover sole for Rod Reynolds. The winner with 11lb 13 ½ oz was Jim
Whippy. Second Rob Lock with 10lb 15oz and third Colin Isaacs with
10lb 10oz. The biggest fish and superpool winner was Tim Harmer with
a codling of 1lb 13½ oz. The biggest flatfish was a good sole of
1lb 5oz for Rod Reynolds.
Tim Harmer 1lb 13½ozCodling
November 21 anglers fished with the main species being whiting with
some codling, dogfish, Flounder, pout and sole. Gerald Sargeant won
with 11lb 8oz, Second with 9lb 15 ½ oz was Jim Whippy, Jim also
caught the biggest flatfish and round with a lovely sole of 1lb 6 ¾
oz and a codling of 1lb 8 ¼ oz.
E ASTBOURNE NOMADS
Nomads Cup was fished on Wednesday October 8th
with Dan Wood catching 12lb 12oz of whiting, pout, eel and bass.
Second was Phil Chapman with 9lb 3oz 8dr, third Graham Lewis with 6lb
14oz 8dr and fourth Richard Newman with 6lb 14oz. The heaviest round
was a bass of 2lb 1oz and the heaviest flatfish a dab of 7oz for Rod
two anglers fished on Tuesday 28th
October at Whithorses with Iain Smart winning with 2lb 10 ½ oz.
Second was Tony Kirrage with 1lb 15 ¾ oz, third Keith Erridge with
1lb 15oz and fourth Alan Smith with 1lb 11 ½ oz. The heaviest round
was a codling of 13 ½ oz for Malcolm Payne and the heaviest flatfish
was a flounder of 11oz for Tony Kirrage.
November Gary Banfield won the match with 7lb 14 ½ oz, including 2
bass. Second was Alan Smith with 5lb 1 ½ z, third Dave Rudland with
4lb 8oz and fourth Iain Smart with 4lb 6 ½ oz. The heaviest round
was a bass of 2lb 9 ½ oz for Gary Banfield and the heaviest flatfish
was a Sole of 15 ½ oz for Gerald Sargeant.