A solid 46.5kg on day one, the best weight of the week, made up the bulk of Wayne Easter’s 65kg overall that held off strong competition from Julian Kendrick and Dave Pickering to see Wayne win the Belturbet Angling Festival this week. Killykeen/Derries was the strongest section all week with 150kg-160kg caught each day. Gulladoo, Glasshouse and Town Lake posted lower numbers but fished fairly consistently all week.

With a couple of late drop-outs, there were 38 anglers fishing in a strong field over the four days of the event.

Total weights on day four were:

  • A Section: 162kg 825
  • B Section:  33kg 525
  • C Section:  54kg 490
  • D Section:  37kg 525

Daily overall – Day Four

  • 1st Francis McGoldrick 25kg 175
  • 2nd Baz Smith 21kg 000
  • 3rd Nicky Harrison 17kg 875
  • 4th Andrew Gregg 17kg 575
  • 5th Paul Leese 17kg 250
  • 6th Seamie Winters 16kg 250
  • 7th Mick Smith 12kg 250
  • 8th John Potters 12kg 049
  • 9th Pete Riley 11kg 709
  • 10th Frank Smith 11kg 325