Pallatrax Carp Open Results – September 2017

Pallatrax Carp Open Results – September 2017

Karl Yates and Allan Jones have stormed the Pallatrax Carp Open at Upper Tamar to win first prize of £2000 with 12 fish for 140lbs and 7oz. They were second out of the draw and fished Peg 19 on the Cornwall Bank. They caught fish steadily throughout the competition and their fish included a newly stocked mirror of 20lb 8oz. Very well deserved and many congratulations.

2nd Place has gone to two-time winners Phil and Sam Gilhespy who scoop £1000 with 6 fish for 72lbs 14oz.

3rd place was decided with only 10 minutes remaining; Harry Miles and Joshua Bellew landed a common of 9lb 12oz to clinch the £500 third spot. They had two fish for 25lbs.

Overall, 7 pairs caught 26 fish with the largest fish being a 23lb 3oz Common caught by Barry O’Connor (a newly stocked fish) who won a £50 Pallatrax Voucher

4th place went to Barry and Benn O’Connor with one fish for 23lb 3oz who won Tamar Lakes season permits

5th place went to Jason and Peter Budd with 2 fish for 21lb 13oz who also won Tamar Lakes season permits

6th place went to Richard Harman and Dean Willoughby with 2 fish for 16lb 8oz, and 7th place went to Aaron Rundle and Mike Toms with 1 fish of 13lb 12oz

Thanks to everyone for entering, and to Ben, Gary and the cafe staff and all the South West Lakes Team for making the event such a success Thank you so much to the marshalls who gave up their weekend to ensure the smooth running of the competition: Bob, Terry, Greg, Ashley and Amy.

Dates have been set for 2018:
March 23-25
July 6-8
September 28-30

To book you place, call South West Lakes on 01566 771930

Unfortunately, Gary Vogel has since been admitted to hospital, and we would like to wish him a speedy recovery and send best wishes to him and his family, and hope to see him back on the banks again soon.

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