Here are the results from Sunday 5th January 2014, which was round 5 of the Sensas South West Commercial House Winter League, held on the Kennet and Avon Canal, from The George to Dundas.
At the start of the day, 3 teams in at the top of the B division were separated by on half a point!! So we needed a good result on the day and to beat the anglers in teams around us in the league to be sure of winning the league.
1st. Nathanial Johnson (Preston Innovations Thatchers B) 14-12-0, 15 skimmers, 5m
pole and bread, three pegs past Dundas Aqueduct
2nd. Richard Whitmarsh (Sensas
Wiltshire Angling) 14-4-0
3rd. Craig Pinker (D & W Builders) 8-2-0
4th. Rich Lacey
(Maver Bathampton Invincible) 7-1-0
5th. Martin Rayet (Premier Angling Keynsham)
6th. Tim Ford (Preston Innovations Thatchers A) 6-12-0
Teams Division A:
1st. Preston Innovations Thatchers A 30.5
2nd. Maver Bathampton Elite 27
3rd. M & N
Teams Division B:
Maver Cadbury Angling 24
D & W Builders 23.5
Final League Division A:
1st. Preston Innovations Thatchers A 38
Innovations Thatchers B 33.5
3rd. Maver Bathampton Elite 31.
Final League Division B:
Cadbury Angling 27.5
2nd. Frys 26
3rd. D & W Builders 25
Liam Braddell 66
Mark Harper 64.5
So with a tense wait for all the results to come in and be counted up, it emerged we have won on the day again, which put us in an unbeatable position at the top of the B division and were crowned champions, what a fantastic result in our first year as a team and our first year competing in the Commercial House League. Roll on for new autumn when it all starts again!!!
Ivan, again wrote an excellent blog on his match:
Individual league winner, Tim Ford put his match report on his ever informative blog 'Cluckers Peg':