Roach to over 1lb at Portumna over weekend
February 23rd, 2017 | by Myles Kelly
There was more good fishing on the mighty River Shannon at Portumna at the weekend. Portumna Coarse Angling Club had a competition where almost 30lb was needed for a win.
In the catches were a few bream and some very nice roach to over 1lb. The event used 2 stretches, Town and Stick Ups with Stick Ups providing the better fishing.
- 1st Bill Cassidy 27lb 8oz
- 2nd Julian Kendrick 20lb 8oz
- 3rd Bruce Pennell 18 lb 4oz
- 4th Richard Bedford 17lb 1oz
Portumna Coarse Angling Club
Steve Grogan, Phone +353 (0) 86 0824195
Website: Portumna Coarse Angling Facebook
Check out their April and September festivals;
24-28 April http://www.ncffi.ie/ev…/waterways-ireland-portumna-festival/
18-22 September http://www.ncffi.ie/events/curleys-festival-portumna/
Portumna Coarse Angling Club are affiliated to the National Coarse Fishing Federation of Ireland and are members of the Angling Council the National Governing Body for coarse and predator angling as recognised by Sport Ireland and Sport NI. www.ncffi.ie