RemenAS

Remenham angling society

Coarse Fishing Club of Henley-on-Thames

Founded 1938

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Match News

LATEST MATCH REPORTS

17th DECEMBER MILTON POOLS (HOUSE)
The third leg of the Remenham Winter Series was held on House Lake at Milton Pools and with a hard overnight frost all the anglers had to break the ice before the start of the match. Steve Johnson took the honours on the day with 31lb 15oz of skimmers and roach taken on the pole at 12 metres with pellet. Geoff Edwards finished in second position with 18lb 4oz of skimmers and roach landed on the pole with maggot and castor and in third place was Ian Chaplin with 14lb 4oz of skimmers roach and perch caught on the pole with maggot.

7th JANUARY 2018 HOLME GRANGE
The first match of the new year saw the 4th leg of the series held at Holme Grange near Wokingham with Neil Read landing 7 carp on the feeder and straight lead with pellet totaling 39lb 7oz to taking top spot. Paul Howard was in second position using similar tactics and landing 3 carp for 14lb 8oz just ahead of Steve Johnson in third with 14lb 3oz of carp.

14th JANUARY 2018 MILTON POOLS (HOUSE)
The fifth match in the Remenham Winter Series took place at Milton Pools with House Lake being fished. Geoff Edwards took top spot on this occasion with 55lb 14oz consisting of roach, skimmers and a near double figure carp all caught on the pole at 14 metres with pellet. In second place was Steve Johnson from the next peg with 34lb 5oz of skimmers and roach caught on the pole with pellet and in third position was Mark Harrison with 27lb of skimmers and roach.

28th JANUARY 2018 MILTON POOLS (CAMPBELL'S)
The following match also took place at Milton Pools but this time it was Campbell's Lake being fished. Winner on this occasion was Pete Bowles landing carp on the pole at 14 metres and on the inside with pellet and corn for a winning total of 55lb 2oz. In second place was Mark Harrison with 39lb 1oz of carp edging out Geoff Edwards into third with 35lb 12oz of carp both catching on the pole with pellet and maggot.

4th FEBRUARY SOKE ROAD
This match proved to be very hard going with seven of the eleven anglers failing to catch and the remaning four only registering one fish each! Winner on the day was Pete Bowles with a single carp weighing 4lb 4oz caught on the pole with maggot. In second place was Justin York also with a single carp weighing 4lb 2oz and in third was Paul Howard with a single carp weighing 3lb 10oz

11th FEBRUARY MILTON POOLS (HOUSE)
Geoff Edwards easily won the latest match in the Remenham Winter Series fished on House lake Milton Pools. Edwards fished the pole short at 6 metres with maggot and castor catching small roach before switching to the long pole at 16 metres with pellet and depite the strong gusting winds landed good sized skimmers steadily weighing in 36lb 2oz. In second place was Steve Johnson with 19lb 5oz of skimmers and roach caught on the pole with pellet and in third place was Rodney Smith with 16lb 13oz consisting of skimmers , roach and a small carp.

18th FEBRUARY 2018 HOLME GRANGE
Holme Grange near Wokingham hosted Remenham's ninth leg of the Winter Series in bright but cold conditions. Pete Bowles landed seven carp alternating between the method feeder and bomb with pellet for a winning total of 23lb 12oz just edging Steve Johnson into second place with 22lb of carp using similar tactics from the the next peg and in third place was Ade Bowles with two carp totaling 17lb caught on the method feeder

25th FEBRUARY MILTON POOLS (CAMPBELL'S)
Last Sunday the venue for the tenth match in the series was Milton Pools with Campbell's Lake being fished. Winner on this occasion was Ian Chaplin with 63lb 11oz of carp caught on the pole at 10 metres with pellet narrowly beating Pete Bowles into second spot with 60lb 12oz of carp caught at 14 metres on the pole with pellet down the edge with corn. And in third place was Steve Johnson with 38lb 2 oz of carp.
With two matches left in the series Johnson leads the points table with 148 points with Chaplin second with 121 Geoff Edwards third with 95 and Pete Bowles fourth with 93.

4th MARCH MILTON POOLS (CAMPBELL'S)
Cancelled due to weather conditions.

11th MARCH NEW BARLOWS
With the bad weather causing the cancellation of the previous weeks match, Remenham's season came to a close with the final leg of the winter series fished at New Barlows near Tadley. Pete Bowles fished the pole at 14 metres and at 9 metres with maggot and groundbait catching skimmers and quality roach to weigh in a winning total of 32lb 11oz. This was just ahead of Brian Bowles whose five method feeder caught carp weighed in at 30lb 12oz for second position and in third place was Steve Johnson with a mixed net including carp, chub, roach and skimmers totalling 22lb 14oz all caught on the pole with maggot.
Johnson retained his lead at the top of the points table to secure the winter league with 166 points ahead of Ian Chaplin in second with 137 points and Pete Bowles in third with 112 points.