Slapton Sands Comp

After the long drive down ESAA members opted to fish to the left of the memorial. Anglers stretching out to the right made this choice easy. A slight sea and wind over the shoulder made the fishing reasonably easy until the monsoon later in the night. Fish to the...

Charity Shield – Branscombe.

A south easterly and choppy sea greeted the ESAA massive, but this seemed to be favoured by the fish as most first casts registered bites. The fishing was none stop most of the night with pouting, whiting, dogs, rockling, huss and a few small eyed ray. The eventual...

Open Weekender. Weldtec Shield.

Not much to report on this comp. Really difficult to find any fish this weekend, all the fish weighed in were small Pouting. Results 1st Ken Williams 2nd Nik Chandler 3rd Mike Rabbits  

Carnival Shield – Cogden

Some went left, some went right but the fishing on the “big beach” at Cogden was very hard going. Nothing of any size was caught, small Whiting, Pout and straps. The difference being a LSD caught by Ken “peg leg” Williams which put him top. 1st...

Eype Comp

Conditions couldn’t have be better for the recent comp at Eype, calm sea’s, no wind and even less holiday makers! Most anglers headed east along the beach, 2 headed west. The west end proved to be the right choice as Nik Chandler and Gaz Bowden came 1st...

Branscombe Comp

The Seaton comp was re-arranged to Branscombe due to a clash with Seaton Carnival. 6 anglers fished in what was a very pleasant night weather wise but the fishing was painfully slow. Only one angler failed to register an in size fish. All the other’s caught but...