Larford Grand Masters | 29th January 2017

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36 anglers turned out in freezing cold condition, both the Match Lake and Specimen Lake were frozen first thing followed by ice cold rain all day.




Winner on the day was Chris Senter (Shakespeare) who drew peg 62 on the Specimen Lake.

Chris had an early carp on Method and later switched to long pole landing bream to soft pellets.

Chris finished the day with 46-01-00 collecting £300


2nd on the day was Andy Fullylove (Preston) who drew peg 24 on the Arena Lake.

Andy caught late in the match with pole & pellet weighing 43-09-00. Andy collected £150


3rd on the day was Chris Shepherd who drew peg 21 on the Arena Lake. Chris caught on Method weighing 35-02-00 collecting £100


4th placed Max G (PR Floats) drew peg 37 on the Match Lake and caught on both the long pole and waggler weighing 32-06-00 and collecting £80


5th on the day was Jamie Harrison (Matrix Bait -Tec) who drew peg 66 on the Specimen Lake landing 26-04-00 to open end feeder. All Jamie’s fish were bream.


6th on the day was Phil Briscoe (Larford) who drew peg 46 on the Match Lake. Phil caught 2 early carp to Method and later switched to waggler to catch 25-07-00 of bream.


Chris Senter, Andy Fullylove, Chris Shepherd, Jamie Harrison & Phil Briscoe all qualify for the Grand Master final.

Qualifiers for the Grand Masters Final- 

NameQualify Date
Fran O’reilly ( Bag-em Baits, Rays Tackle)23/10/2016
Shaun McCarthy23/10/2016
Paul Cook (Frenzee)23/10/2016
Chris Cameron (Middy)03/09/2016
Les Thompson (Matrix)03/09/2016
Max G (PR Floats)17/07/2016
John James03/09/2016
Pete Jones03/09/2016
Mark Skidmore03/09/2016
Ian Wood (Larford)23/10/2016
Przemek Solski23/10/2016
Matt Marshall17/07/2016
Glynn Reynolds17/07/2016
Stu Holmewood17/07/2016
Sam Brown17/07/2016
Bernard Ball (Carp Cruncher)27/11/2016
Ray Lamb (Larford)27/11/2016
Neil Colcombe (Larford)27/11/2016
Matt Blackmore (Garbolino/Dynamite Baits)27/11/2016
Warren Jennings ( winter Wonders)27/11/2016
Martin Harrell (Larford)28/12/2016
Mick Bull (Frenzee)28/12/2016
Rich Lawson (Matrix Total Angling)28/12/2016
Pete Black28/12/2016
Grant Albutt28/12/2016
Chris Senter (Shakespeare)29/01/2017
Andy Fullylove (Preston)29/01/2017
Chris Shepherd29/01/2017
Jamie Harrison (Matrix Bait -Tec)29/01/2017
Phil Briscoe (Larford)29/01/2017
Danny Baker (Tredegar A/C)26/02/2017
Geoff Valance (Preston)26/02/2017
Brian Jones (ABC Baits)26/02/2017
Geraint Powell26/02/2017
Mark Turner26/02/2017
Martin Eddis (Bag'em Larford)26/03/2017
Paul Bucknall (Little Dawley)26/03/2017
Brian Clarke26/03/2017
Perry Mountain26/03/2017

Chris Shepherd also qualifies for the Larford Classic final too.