Flounder, Dab and Rockling secure Robinson’s match win

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Kettering’s Jim Robinson ran out easy winner of the latest Skegness Pier Angling Club (SPAC) match, held at North Shore Road.

Fishing behind the golf course, he caught five flounders, a dab and a rockling, measuring 199cm, to win the Gordon Long Cup. To make a good day complete, Jim also won the heaviest flatfish and round fish prizes, with a 36cm flounder and a 25cm rockling respectively.

Top lady angler Helen Bradley continued her current good run of form by taking second place with a pair of flounders for 62cm.

Framing again in third was Wrangle’s Alan Steadman, who caught a dab and a flounder measuring 48cm.

The next SPAC match will be held on Saturday 15th Mar from 3 till 7pm at Jacksons Corner, with Club members fishing for the Ex-Servicemens Cup. There is also an open section, which non-members are welcome to participate in. For further information please contact SPAC Secretary Chas Tibble on 07984 967988 or chastibble@hotmail.com