RESULTS OF 24HR CARP MATCH HELD ON THE MAIN LAKE AT THE DAVE CROOKES FISHERY AT HUNSTRETE ON 21st – 22nd AUGUST 2016
Wind and rain greeted the 20 competitors who took part in the 24hr carp match held on the main lake at Hunstrete which carried on for most of the match.
Craig Bastin from Bristol came out on top with a total weight of 86lb-10oz from peg 34. Craig caught 5 fish for his winning weight with the biggest weighing in at 23lb-03oz. All Craig’s fish were caught on boillies.
Second place went to Ross Nicholls from Bristol not too far behind with a weight of 77lb-12oz from peg 24. Ross caught 3 fish all of which were over 20lb for his second place finish with the biggest being a magnificent 29lb 10oz mirror carp.
The biggest fish prize went to Andrew Fryer from Bristol with a magnificent mirror carp weighing 37lb-09oz from peg 31.
Out of the 20 competitors that took part 7 anglers failed to catch. There were a total of 20 carp landed 13 of which were over the 20lb mark and 2 were over 30lb. A fantastic weight of 471lb-13oz was caught in total.