Inland Fisheries Ireland (IFI) launches ‘Why I love to fish’ video competition as part of Go Fishing Week 2021. IFI is asking people to submit a short video of their fishing adventures and to tell us what fishing means to them. Entries are welcome from individuals or groups, fishing clubs, youth clubs, centres and projects are all invited to take part.

The competition is open to everyone over 18 years of age. If your video includes anyone aged under 16 years of age, only a parent/guardian may submit the content. The overall winner will receive fishing tackle to the value of €100 and there will also be prizes for runners up and special categories.

The closing date for entries to ‘Why I love to fish’ is Friday, 9th of April 2021. For more information on the competition and how to apply please visit

For information on Go Fishing Week 2021 and how to get involved visit