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Dave Brooks bags First Place in Portumna Spring Festival


Portumna regular Dave Brooks bags First Place on the last day of the Portumna Spring Festival festival, with 55lbs of roach caught on the pole. Anglers enjoyed some great river fishing on the mighty Shannon for the Spring Festival after a two year break, with popular match sections Rodgers and Town producing some top catches.

It came down to the last day of this points based competition which saw Dave win with a perfect 4 points leaving runner-up Stuart Greene one point behind.

Dave Brooks


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Portumna Coarse Angling Club

Portumna Coarse Angling Club are affiliated to the National Coarse Fishing Federation of Ireland, the National Governing Body for coarse and predator angling as recognised by Sport Ireland and Sport NI. www.ncffi.ie

Website: Portumna Coarse Angling Facebook

More competitions
  • Club match on Sunday 8th of May on Town and Stick ups. Pegs 1to 18 booked
  • Open 2 dayer on the 18th and 19th of June – €50 Pools. Venues to be decided on nearer the time.

For full results and details of upcoming competition visit the Portumna Coarse Angling Club page.

Portumna, Co Galway

Portumna is located on the River Shannon at the Northern end of Lough Derg in Co Galway – about 55 kms from Limerick and 80 km from Shannon Airport.

This is a prime coarse angling centre renowned for its quality angling with specialist operators who are geared to cater for angling tourists. For more information on Portumna and it’s seven main angling venues see the link below:

Portumna Coarse Angling Centre