Larford Classic Qualifier Saturday 4th February 2017



26 anglers fished in very cold conditions with a keen early frost made bites difficult. That being said, silver fish were active and made up most of the weights.



Winner on the day was Paul Williams (ABC) who drew peg 46 on the Match Burr.

Paul fished Method to start landing an early carp. Later, switching to pole & maggot landing skimmers and F1’s to weigh 30-13-00.


2nd on the day was Grant Albutt (Drennan)  who drew peg 48, landing a super bag of roach & skimmmers plus one single F1 to weigh 29-07-00 to pole & Maggot


3rd placed Phil Briscoe (Larford) drew peg 44 landing carp to the  Method and skimmers on the waggler weighing 22-08-00


4th on the day was Mark Skidmore (Larford) who weighed 17-04-00 on pole & method from peg 50


5th placed Paul Cook (Frenzee) drew peg 20 on the grass bank weighing 16-04-00


6th on the day was Martin Harrell (Larford) from peg 16 who caught on pole & maggot. Martin had an all silver fish catch, weighing 16Lb dead.


Paul Williams qualifies for the May 2017 final.

Qualifiers so far-

1stWinter Wonders63 pts
2ndTredegar AC75pts
3rdGarbolino & Larford77pts

For more details of the Larford classic click here