2010 Welsh Open Bank Champion
|2010 Welsh Open Bank Championship on Elan Valley Reservoirs
On Sunday 15th August, the Welsh Open Bank Championship was held on Elan Valley reservoirs in mid-Wales. Organised by Rhayader AA and sponsored by Cliff Harvey – who donates the prizes each year – this is a wonderful competition for everyone who loves fishing for wild brown trout in the highland waters of Wales.
This year there were forty two keen anglers is the fray and the
Wynn Kirby Championship Cup was won by : Philip Jehu, Merthyr Tydfil AA whose bag of 12 trout weighed 9lbs 1oz.
In second place was Ken Llewellyn, Caersws with 12 trout weighing 7lbs 9.5 ozs and in third position Paul Harvey, Merthyr Tydfil AA with 12 trout weighing 7lbs 3.5 ozs.
In the Youth section the top three contestants were:
The top three teams in the ‘team of three’ event were:
Warmest congrtulations to Philip Jehu on winning the Championship Cup and to the Jehu trio on winning the Championship Shield.
Thanks to sponsor Cliff Harvey and to Rhayder and Elan Valey AA for a memorable and enjoyable competition.