Tuesday, 8 May 2018

CLUB NEWS


WWAC Open Boat competition Friday November 2nd 2018

                Results

No Cod were caught so the revised payout was made

£100.00 prize Richard Russell

Heaviest Whiting 2lb 6.5ozs David Lynes winning £218.00
2nd Heaviest Whiting 2lb 3ozs Doug Sinclair winning £142.00 both increased by 100% from the amounts paid in to the sweep.

Boat winners all winning £50.00 each
Voyager    Kevin Sampson  Wight Sapphire  Steve Greenen

Rebecca May  Richard Russell  Private Venture  Cliff Williams

1st Western Wight Angling Club member  winning £50.00 Cliff Williams

1st overall most points (102 points) Cliff Williams winning £225.00
2nd        81 points         Steve Greenen winning £165.00
3rd        76 points         Kev Sampson  winning £130.00
4th        73 points         Doug Sinclair  winning £115.00
5th        66 points         Richard Russell winning £100.00
6th        65 points         Rod Whitewood winning £80.00
7th        63 points         Adrian Eldridge winning £75.00
8th        62 points                 Lee Thompson winning £70.00

Thank you to all the competitors who took part, I would also like to thank the following for their help sponsorship or support :- Kev and Christine Basham, Kev Sampson, Mark Smith, Western Wight AC committee, Ventnor ASC, Steve Cooke, Rod Whitewood, Andy and Margaret Cassells for the raffle, The Wheatsheaf, Yarmouth for the use of the bar, all of the tackle shops Odessa Angling Centre, East Cowes Tackle, West Wight Angling Centre, UK Hooks, Bait and Tackle Ryde, Baitstation, and Goodyear Outdoors, the skippers Kevin Duell (Voyager) Arthur Savage (Private Venture) Ben Matthews (Rebecca May) and Bob Gawn (Wight Sapphire), the final thank you goes to the weather gods.

As soon as next years date is set, I will notify all of this years anglers, if you enjoyed the format tell your friends, it would be great to have 5 or more boats next year. 

 
 




OPEN BOAT DRAW



RESULT OF WWAC OPEN SHORE  COMP.
Saturday September15th
26 signed on with 11 recording 104lb 15oz of 
undulate and painted rays, conger,pout,pollack,wrasse and rockling.
Heaviest fish and best specimen was an undulate ray of 10lb 5.5oz caught by John Turner.
Top W.W.A.C. member was Andy Cassell with 7lb 6oz.
1st   John Turner   28lb 1oz.
2nd   Richard Drummond   20lb 8.5oz.
3rd   Ben Wheeler   10lb 13oz.
4th   Mark Knight   8lb 9oz.


OPEN BOAT - SCROLL DOWN FOR FURTHER INFORMATION
Entry forms are now available from UK Hooks, Bait and Tackle Ryde, East Cowes Tackle, Odessa Tackle, Newport and West Wight Angling Centre, Freshwater.













Results of July comp are now on the Shore Page.


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Sunday July 22nd from 2pm

All Members, friends and families welcome
Free food and drink
Games
Raffle (donations please)


JUNE RESULTS ARE NOW ON THE SHORE PAGE
RESULTS OF MINI-OPEN
26 signed on, the only angler to weigh in was Mike Wyatt, with a painted ray of 4lb 9oz and a lesser spotted dogfish of 1lb 6oz, giving him a total of 5lb 15oz. He cleaned up with a very handy £260.
Well done Mike.

Thanks to all who supported this event.

Results of May Comp. are now on the Shore Page.
Please remember, next Friday 25th of May, there is a WWAC mini open in Sandown Bay. £50 cash for top placed WWAC member. Membership available on the night £10. All monies paid out


The club will be running a 4 Boat(36 places) Boat Comp on November 2nd out of Yarmouth.
Cost will Be £70 for WWAC Members and £75 for non-members. Prize fund of over £1,000(subject to entry)
For further details contact Cliff Williams on 07772553097

The committee wishes to remind anglers that it is each anglers responsibility to ensure that their catch/weight etc is with the Comp. Secretary
Before the close of scales. Please also remember that WWAC Size Limits are not the same as other clubs for some species. A couple of relevant
Sizes are Spotted Ray 16'', All other Rays 18'' and Smoothounds 35''.

Health and Safety
Recent Near Misses!!
Please be reminded that the cliffs are in a constant state of erosion
And that there is always a need to be aware of the potential danger posed when accessing the beach or whilst fishing
Keep Safe
Any problems contact me
Many thanks

Rod


Tuesday, 27 March 2018

RESULTS OF APRIL COMP ARE NOW ON THE SHORE PAGE

Next Committee Meeting

7.30 Tuesday May 1st  due to the Vectis Club not being available on the 2nd. Sorry for the inconvenience!

Dates for 2018

Mini Open Friday 25th May Culver to Horseshoe Ledge.
Sign on Stink pot 6.00 to 6.30
Entry £10. All in all out. Additional £50 to 1st WWAC member
2 Rods 3 Hooks WWAC Rules and Size limits. Optional Catch and Release with Stewards
Fishing 7.00 to 11.30
Weigh in by 00.15

Xmas Open Sunday November 25th 10 to 4.00 Weigh in Newport Social Club

Flounder Open Sunday October 28th.  10 to 4.00 weigh in Newport Social Club


WWAC Autumn Open Saturday September 15th(details to Follow)

Monday, 19 March 2018

After this year's AGM the Officers of the club and Committee is now as follows:

PRESIDENT Mr R Russell

VICE PRESIDENT Mr J Toogood

CHAIRMAN Mr R Whitewood

SECRETARY Mr R Whitewood

VICE CHAIRMAN Mr C Williams

TREASURER Mr M Richardson

 SHORE COMPETITIONS SECRETARY Mr A Cassell

 WINTER LEAGUE SECRETARY Mr N Cassford 

MEMBERSHIP SECRETARY Mr N Cassford

RECORDS OFFICER Mr M Richardson

CUP CUSTODIAN Mr D Sinclair

GENERAL COMMITTEE Mr S Cooke, Mr C Wyatt,

Mr P Howard, Mr M Bennett, Mrs C Bennett Mr S Barnaby, Mr D Stephenson