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John Mulligan and Charlie Upton take the honours in Oaklands Junior Summer League


Adrian Browne from Oaklands starts our week with a report from Oaklands Junior Summer League final…

Two great performances from young anglers in the final round of the Oaklands Junior Summer League. An impressive 52kg from secured John Mulligan the top position in the league with Charlie Upton’s 30kg bagging him the novice section. The league which saw the talented youths improve their angling skills as they fished a series of four three hour matches over the summer months.

Second in the advanced section was Conor Fitzharris and in third place was Jack Norris who was also awarded the prize for the best angler under 12. In fourth position was Michael Urbanski and fifth Jessica Ryan. Novices Arbandas Zibas and Shane Holligan finished up in second and third position.

Oaklands Lake in New Ross, Co. Wexford is an excellent managed fishery with facilities and a shop on-site with access for all. Open year round daily junior anglers can fish free alongside a paying adult, daily and annual permits are available with concessions for the disabled and senior citizens.

Oaklands Coarse Angling club are members of the National Coarse Fishing Federation of Ireland www.ncffi.ie who keep a regularly updated list events available specifically for young anglers on their website – link https://www.ncffi.ie/competition-calendar/

Go fishing…

Oaklands Lake in New Ross Co. Wexford is a fishing paradise for coarse angling.Tthe 4.5 acre lake stocked with carp, tench, bream and rudd has great facilities including 60 stands which are all wheelchair friendly. This superb facility plays and important role in the introduction to angling for newcomers. Popular events include the NCFFI All-Ireland Commercial Pairs and the Dunbrody Festival. The lake can be fished by people of every level of experience from beginners to professionals.

Adrian Browne
Oaklands Lake,
New Ross, Co. Wexford.

Telephone: +353 (0)51 445348
Mobile: 0877811042

Web: Oakland Lake Fishery

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Oakland’s Coarse Angling Club is open to new members. The club based in Co. Wexford welcomes senior, ladies and junior members to league and open matches throughout the year fished on a variety of venues.

Oaklands remaining Fixtures 2023

September 3rd Open Match
September 17th Open Match

October 8th Open Match
October 29th & 30th

2 Day Feeder only.
November 5th Open Match
November 12th & 13th
2 Day Silver fish Only.
December 3rd Open Match