Larford Classic Qualifier Sunday 12th February 2017



30 anglers fished the Specimen Lake in freezing cold conditions and a strong easterly breeze made for difficult fishing.




Winner on the day was Jamie Harrison (Matrix Bait Tec) who drew peg 20 on the burr bank.

Jamie fished method long landing a superb 23lb common carp plus a smaller one plus some bream weighing 35-08-00.


2nd placed Chris Senter (Shakespeare) drew peg 6 landing a couple of carp plus some skimmers to the Method and cage feeder for 33-07-00.


3rd on the day was Grant Albutt (Drennan)  who drew peg 10 landing an early carp of 15lbs of Method. Later switching to cage feeder catching some bream to finish the day with 32-05-00


4th place Rich Lawson (Matrix Total Angling) weighed 29-12-00 from peg 18 to both Method and cage feeder.


5th overall was Andy Crocker (Tredegar) weighing 26-13-00 from peg 52


6th on the day was Paul Bucknall (Little Dawley) who drew peg 4 catching on method & cage feeder weighing 23-02-00

Paul Bucknall 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