Lo­cal rod wins with 125lb 3oz of chub to 4lb!

Angling Times (UK) - - MIDLANDS -

HERE­FORD DAA WYE CHAMPS (SUN) River Wye (140 pegs)

DE­SPITE the river be­ing low and clear, it pro­duced an as­tound­ing re­sult, with 50lb fin­ish­ing nowhere and a mas­sive 125-6-0 win­ner for Pete Gould­ing – the lo­cal rod fi­nally win­ning the tro­phy af­ter years of try­ing!

Pete drew peg 84 near Eign

Bridge and fished wag­gler and mag­got to land chub to 4lb. An­other lo­cal, Lee Pritchard, came in sec­ond with 90-7-0 of chub, again on wag­gler and mag­got tac­tics, from peg 95 at Eign.

Re­sult: 1 P Gould­ing, Here­ford DAA, 125-6-0; 2 L Pritchard, Here­ford DAA, 90-7-0; 3 M Magin­nis, MAP, 88-15-0; 4 S Rowan, Willow Creek, 86-11-0; 5 C Har­vey, DH Angling, 83-3-0; 6 R Jones, Ka­masan Star­lets, 77-2-0.

Peter Gould­ing savours his Wye Champs vic­tory.

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