Angling

DATE

16th, 20th, 25th MAY

TIME

Detailed below

DAYS TO GO
VENUE

ALDERS FARM FISHERY
IVY LANE, GREAT BRICKHILL, MILTON KEYNES, MK17 9AH

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About

The Gratitude Games Emergency Responders angling competition will be held at Alders Farm Fishery, near Great Brickhill, about a ten minute drive from Milton Keynes.
 
Alders Farm has three well-stocked lakes to test your angling abilities.  Ash is one of the best match lakes in the UK and the place to be to catch hard fighting Carp.  The 3.5 acre Oak Lake is stocked solely with 10lb+ Carp for the specimen competition.  Pines Lake is stocked with Carp, Bream and Tench along with smaller silver fish for a varied match.
 
The angling competition is open to serving and retired members of the Emergency Services and their immediate families.

Facilities

Bring your own refreshments for the day although breakfast is included in the cabin beside the lakes, before fishing commences.  Disabled assistance/access to the lakes is available each day.


Age Categories

There are no age restrictions for these events.
 

Event Registration Instructions

If you want to enter this event, you are now required to enter and pay online, remember you can enter more than one competition. If you have already paid your registration fee £5 you will not be required to pay it again.
 

Medals

Medals are awarded for each day’s competition and overall medals awarded following results from all three day’s competitions.

Ash lake (match) – Gold, Silver, Bronze

Pines lake (match) – Gold, Silver, Bronze

Oak lake (specimen) – Gold Silver, Bronze
 

Additional Information

Each of the 3 lakes, Ash, Oak & Pine will host individual competitions, with 25, 25 & 12 pegs respectively on each lake

The competition will be run over three separate rounds, although you can only fish 1 round per lake, this is to enable anglers to enter more than one competition. 

Competitors MUST supply their own fishing gear and bait; MEAT & BREAD is prohibited on all three lakes. Full registration details and rules will be E-mailed to all competitors. Please remember to include your E-mail address on all entry forms.

For more information regarding Alders Farm Fisheries please visit www.aldersfarm.com or facebook/aldersfarm

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Venue

Alders Farm

Ivy Lane
Great Brickhill
Milton Keynes
MK17 9AH

Match

TimelineAsh (match)Pines (match)Oak (specimen)
Breakfast08:30 – 10:0008:30 – 10:007:30 – 8:30
Peg Draw9:009:008:00
Duration5 Hours5 Hours24 Hours
Lines Down11:0011:0009:00 Wed
Lines Up16:0016:0009:00 Thu

Format

TypeFormat
Match Fishing The weigh-in will commence at 16:00 hours on the lakes. The Angler with the largest gross weight will be declared the day’s winner
Specimen FishingEach fish caught will be weighed at the time it has been landed. The person who catches the largest fish is declared the winner on the day.

Allocated Spaces

Date LakeAsh (match)Pines (match)Oak (specimen)
16th May 22252512
20th May 22252512
25th May 22252512
186 Spaces757536

Entry Fees

FeesEntry Fee
Ash lake (match) – Individual/Mixed£20 including breakfast
Pines lake (match) – Individual/Mixed£20 including breakfast
Oak lake (specimen) – Individual/Mixed£35 including breakfast