Number of posts : 827 Age : 60 Location : birmingham Registration date : 2008-11-10
Subject: 4th bye the riddings, crucian pool. 28/06/14 Sun Jun 29, 2014 11:22 am
well the matches are coming quick and fast now and yesterday we fished the clubs 4th bye match at the riddings fishery near atherstone. it was an overcast day but quite warm so things looked good. i drew peg 6 with gordon and tony either side of me, john snr drew the golden peg on the other side from us.i couldn't see tony but sure could hear him he was in to a fish first cast. took me about twenty minutes to catch my first fish a nice mirror of about 8 lbs. i caught another one next cast about the same size while tony kept reeling em in on the other side of the bullrushes.i was casting to the middle of the lake and having a bite a cast but couldn't hit the fish i started fishing about 2 rod length's out and started to hit the big buggers and tony just kept reeling em in for the last 2 hours it was carp a cast, and tony just kept reeling em in! i new i had a very good weight but tony just kept reeling em in ! i new exactly what was going to happen and i was right cuz tony bloody kibble just kept reeling em in ! yes i smashed the club record by 30lbs and still got bloodywell beat i had put 128-08-00 on the scales but my neighbour had done it again he had just kept reeling em in all bloody day! tony won the match with a fantastic catch of 133-00-00, well done tony no bad feelings from me , yeah right!!!! no tony fished a blinder well done mate. below we find john jnr still wearing those bloody awful trackie bottoms john did well and came 4th the three wise men before the off mr golden peg himself john snr didn't quite catch enough to win the pot on the day i think john cummins is asleep in the jungle! colin caught this beauty right at the death and we called it colin cuz it had a belly like colins! well what can i say the clubs very own winston churchill . he fought em on the beaches but couldn't catch many fish ! mr mobbs always looks the part, silly old sod! god i hate him!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! smile john you had a good day one of our two birthday boys neil put a good few fish on the scales as always. mark helps me with the paper work,while gordon notices he's had his pocket picked i give him it back he only had a fiver in his wallet !
my biggest fish of the day 8lbs i think me keeping an eye on peter at the weigh in.: another one who had a good day george weighs in must say though that white slug under ya nose has to go! stan had one of his better days coming third on the day, well done stan. what does he look like he has to get a new wardrobe desighner our other birthday boy day puts 15lb on the scales, happy birthday old un mr golden peg puts his fish on the scales. paul davis had a better day this week putting a few fish on the scales. well it turned out to be another great day for the bromford boys the clubs second ever highest total weight beaten only by this years match at highley's farm. we can do it all again next week at alvechurch fisheries, see you all there lads.