Press Release – Event Sponsorship – 30 Jun 2013

Salmo/Dennett Outdoor Sponsor World Championships

The executive committee of the National Coarse Fishing Federation of Ireland (NCFFI) will host the 2013 World Championships for Predator Boat Fishing with Lures from the 09 – 13 October on the River Erne around the town of Enniskillen in Northern Ireland.

The NCFFI are delighted to announce that the main commercial sponsor for the event will be the Polish Lure manufacturer Salmo in conjunction with their Irish distributor Dennett Outdoor. The NCFFI are delighted to have a “World Famous” Lure brand associated with the World Championships and look forward to working with them over the coming months.

Representing Salmo, Mr Aaron Gamble commented “Salmo and Dennett Outdoor are delighted to be a joint sponsor of one of the angling world’s premier events the ‘World Championships for Boat Fishing with Lures’. As one of the world’s leading developers and manufacturers of lures we are looking forward to seeing our products used in the famous pike and trout waters of the Erne system. The Salmo brand has been the most successful lure brand in Ireland and Northern Ireland; especially in the Pike angling sector, and we are very glad to be able to give something back to the sport and to the country where we have enjoyed so much success”

The NCFFI are expecting around 15 nations to take part in the October event. At this early stage Six countries have already committed to taking part including the current World Champions, Ukraine. It is also particularly pleasing to see England taking part in this discipline for the first time.

The Chairman of the NCFFI, Mr Dermot Casey commented “The NCFFI have spent a great deal of time sourcing what we feel is an appropriate sponsor for this highly prestigious event. Salmo is a world famous lure brand, renowned for high quality lures.

We are delighted that Dennett Outdoor have encouraged them to come on board, and look forward to working with them over the coming months”.


Further details of the event can be viewed on the event website at


Jack Tisdall
NCFFI International Events Committee