We held our annual ‘Presentation Evening’ at the Bear Hotel where we shared the Edwin Price Memorial Cup between two of our members.
Ricky Smith who caught an 18lb Salmon at our Bridge Meadow water.
Chad McDonnel who also caught an 18lb Salmon at our Crickhowell Bridge water.
Above is Chad McDonnel with his 18lb Salmon. Ricky Smith accepting Chad’s award from Justin Connolly. Rick Smith accepting his award from Margaret Price.
Well done chaps! Our catch returns show that we had a very successful season of Trout & Salmon catches.
C&DAS Catch Returns 2017 Season
41% of members fished 327 days for salmon in the 2017 season
17 Members caught salmon in the 2017 season
39 Salmon were caught in the 2017 season for a total weight of 487.5lbs, an average of 12.5lbs
Rod Activity v Catch shows 1 salmon for every 12 days of rod effort
29 Salmon were returned giving a catch and release figure of 74%.
You can see Geraint’s full report in the ‘Latest News’ article titled C&DAS Catch Returns 2017 Season