John Chambers, IFPAC, has the results of the latest Go-Hire Qualifier fished on Sunday…

Very hard going on the Erne today. The river was very high but the water was gin clear. It rained continuously all day. Conditions put a lot of anglers off. The 32 anglers who turned up caught 19 pike to 12lb 08oz

The top 5 who qualified were;

  • 1st. Diarmuid Smyth (Scotshouse) 2 pike 16lb 11oz
  • 2nd. David Walsh (Durrow) 3 pike 14lb 13oz
  • 3rd. Kevin Foley (Limerick) 1 pike 5lb 10oz
  • 3rd. Kevin McParland (Newry) 1 pike 5lb 10oz
  • 5th Anthony McCabe (Newry) 1 pike 4lb 09oz.


1st Diarmuid Smyth 12lb 08oz
2nd David Walsh 7lb 10oz
Jt3rd Kevin Foley 5lb 10oz
Jt3rd Kevin McParland 5lb 10oz



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Irish Federation of Pike Angling Clubs

Irish Federation of Pike Angling Clubs

The Irish Federation of Pike Angling Clubs (IFPAC) is a body representing pike anglers in Ireland, North and South.The IFPAC was founded on 17th January 1988 at a meeting held at the Ardboyne Hotel, Navan. The membership for that year stood at fifteen clubs representing six hundred anglers, today membership of IFPAC is approaching 100 affiliated clubs representing in excess of seven thousand anglers from all walks of life.Set featured image