Over 50s Beach Fishing Competitions , inc 2019 Dates
- weekday beach fishing competitions in Pevensey Bay, especially for the old 'gits' (Glyn and Kev both qualify)
The Over 50's Competitions are co-ordinated from Anglers Den. Over 50's competitions usually take place on a weekday, over lunchtime.
For 2019 Competition Dates and most recent results - Scroll Down.
Final 2018 Match Results - Scroll Right Down.
No 'membership' required (qualification is by virtue of age!), just turn up.
Matches are usually Pevensey Bay/Normans Bay - ring or call into shop on morning of comp to confirm location. Book in at shop (about one and a half hours before the comp), or on the beach where anglers congregate about an hour before the comp.
If you fish regularly and are a bit competitive, points are awarded at each Over 50s Match (15 points winner, decreasing down to 1 point - Results as detailed below) which can accumulate throughout the season.
But if you want to fish the occasional match, that's fine too.
Entry £10 per match/100% payout. contact Anglers Den for further info.
The FIRST Over 50s Beach Fishing Competition of the 2019 Season was fished in White Horses, Pevensey Bay, on Wednesday 9th January between 11am - 3pm, with 20 anglers fishing.
Species of fish caught included flounder, dogfish, dabs, whiting and ling - a mixed bag.
The next Over 50s Beach Comp will be held on Weds 23rd Jan 11am - 3pm.
FINAL 2018 Match Results
An OVER 50s BEACH FISHING COMPETITION took place in Pevensey Bay on Monday 10th December between 11am - 3pm. There were 21 anglers fishing this 15th and FINAL match of the 2018 season.
See the photo for the results of this match
Points are awarded at each Over 50s Match (15 points winner, decreasing down to 1 point), and accumulate throughout the season.
TOP TEN POSITIONS for 2018 (after 15 matches):
Ian Hopper - 125 Points
Tony Kirrage - 119 Points
Keith Erridge - 111 Points
Mike Perfect - 90 Points
Gerald Sargeant - 81 Points
Vernon Vivien - 80 Points
Dave Rudland - 76 Points
Sam Samson - 76 Points
Alan Smith - 68 Points
Gary Hazelgrove - 65 Points
OVER 50s Beach Fishing Comps take place on weekdays, over lunchtime and are co-ordinated from Anglers Den. Qualification to enter is by virtue of age, no membership is required - just turn up!
The Winner of the Over 50s Beach Competitions for the 2018 Season is Ian Hopper - Well Done Ian!!
The First Over 50s Beach Comp of the 2019 Season will take place on Wednesday 9th January 11am - 3pm.
*Fred Wassell - You have done alright Fred, and finished the season with a respectable 33 Points!! :)