SOUTHVIEW’S Ian Boden won the latest Southview Skegness Open on Saturday.
He drew a flyer and made the best of it on a hard match.
Fishing waggler and feeder with maggot at thirty yards, he bagged small carp to two pounds and, despite getting snagged up many times, he still managed to put 45lb 5oz on the scales in the four-and-a-half hours.
Result - 1, Ian Boden, Southview, 45lb 5oz, peg 24; 2, Steve Higgingbottom, Westwood Lakes, 17lb 5oz, peg 20; 3, Terry Moakes, Southview, 16lb 8oz, peg 22; 4, Derek Chapman, Southview, 16lb 2oz, peg 11; 5, Russ Parsons, Spilsby Angling Centre, 15lb 11oz, peg 26; 6, Joe McCormack, Southview, 14lb 10oz, peg 17.
n CHAPEL Beach Angling Club’s third match of the year was won by Dave Burr with a catch of 14 fish and a bag weight of 6lb 9 1/2oz.
Fished at Chapel Six Marshes between 6pm and 10pm on Saturday, the anglers enjoyed a clear sky and a westerly breeze.
The sea was choppy but the anglers found it easy to hold, although there was a lot of weed for the first couple of hours.
In total 12 anglers turned out and between them they caught a total of 53 fish.
The club’s next match will take place at Vickers Point on Saturday, February 11. For further information regarding this match or for anything to do with the club contact Michelle at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Result, Saturday, January 28 - 1, Dave Burr, 14 fish, 6lb 9 1/2oz; 2, Rick Jarvis, 2lb 15 3/4oz; 3, Carl Straw, 2lb 11oz; biggest round fish, Stuart Pears, 44cm Whiting; biggest flat fish, Dave Burr and Paul Kennedy.