John Chambers reports for IFPAC on the latest Go Hire National Pike Championships qualifier fished in driving rain and high water levels in County Cavan…

Weather conditions won today!! High water levels and constant rain made for a very tough event. Pike were just not taking. Only 8 pike were landed by 6 lucky angers which meant that anyone who caught a pike qualified to fish in the Final.

  • 1st Anthony McCabe 2 pike 14-03
  • 2nd Paul Dennis 2 pike 9-07
  • 3rd John Woods 1 pike 5-07
  • 4th Pat Brady 1 pike 4-04
  • 5th Mick Connor 1 pike 3-09
  • 6th John Chambers 1 pike 2-13


1st Anthony McCabe 9-03
2nd Paul Dennis 6-00
3rd John Woods 5-07

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.