The annual Arva Seniors Classic 2018 took place last week. Fishing was difficult in the heat and bright sunshine and as a result weights were down on past year. Nicky Harrison came first with a total weight of 27.00kg and Kevin Johnson second with a total weight of 25.540kg.

Winners of the Arva Senior Classic 2018
Winners of the Arva Senior Classic 2018 with Eamonn Gray Breffni Arms

The Derek Pratt Memorial was held on Sunday and fishing improved greatly with the winning peg on Kevin’s Shore at just over 42kg, some Bream up to 5lb. Competitions continue this week with the Breffni Challenge and some of weights recorded on the first day include Paul Danby 22.650kg, Robert Nesbitt 29.50kg, Kevin Johnson 24.90kg, Declan Gumley 18.630kg.

Some anglers in the Ballinamore area fishing St Johns and Kiltybarden and it is reported to be quite good with 17/18kg mixed bags

The river Erne at Belturbet has been patchy but also improving with some nice bags. Killykeen also producing good mixed bags.