Browsing articles from "June, 2017"

Aberfan Weir – Cyfarthfa Park

Jun 29, 2017   //   by Merthyr Tydfil Angling Association   //   News  //  No Comments
Aberfan Weir
Just to let you know that some work off the bank will be taking place on Wed 28th Jun at the weir.
They are looking for contaminants.

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Paul Phillips and his grandson Jayden practised for the forthcoming junior match* last Sunday afternoon up the park, they practised using the method feeder.

I think the smiles speak for themselves.

*Junior match to be fished on Cyfarthfa Park Lake on Saturday 1 July draw 9am fish 9.30am to 12.30.  All Juniors are welcome

Senior Competition – Brecon Canal below Aquaduct

Jun 25, 2017   //   by Merthyr Tydfil Angling Association   //   News  //  No Comments

A senior competition was held on the Brecon Canal below the Aquaduct at Brynach Lock on Sunday 25th June

1st Jason Woodford with 7lb 12oz

2nd Dave Couzens 5lb 7oz

3rd Peter O’Sullivan 5lb 1oz

4th John Coombs 3lb 11oz

Senior Competition – Cyfarthfa Park

Jun 11, 2017   //   by Merthyr Tydfil Angling Association   //   News  //  No Comments

The competition held on Cyfarthfa Park Lake was won by Clive Jane with a winning weight of 34lbs 4oz fishing from peg 8

2nd was Clive Saunders with 13lbs 13oz fishing from peg 28

3rd Brian Hayes with 13lbs 2oz fishing from peg 32

4th Dai Couzens with 12lbs 3oz fishing from peg 14

The next competition will be on the canal below the lock at Brynach on Sunday 25th June

The ladies competition which was to be held today was cancelled.

Ladies Competition – Cyfarthfa Park

Jun 7, 2017   //   by Merthyr Tydfil Angling Association   //   News  //  No Comments

1st Janice Farr 12lb 3oz four crucians and roach caught on pole with maggot

2nd place Dawn Jones
3 crucians and roach caught on pole with maggot

2nd Salmon For Ethan Jones

Jun 7, 2017   //   by Merthyr Tydfil Angling Association   //   News  //  No Comments

12 year old Ethan Jones has followed up his first salmon catch on the Lagoon on the Ysybytty beat with a second salmon caught on the 31st May, both fish were caught on the fly