Qualifiers to Date

Golden Reel Qualifier No13 Larford Lakes Saturday 15th June 2019

Specimen & Match Lakes Severe rain for a week prior to this latest qualifier raised the level of the Specimen Lake by more than 10”. Such heavy rain was certain to effect the fishing but surprisingly weights were very respectable ...
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Golden Reel Qualifier No 12 | Partridge Lakes Saturday 8th June 2019

Covey Lakes 1-6 Heavy rain for 3 solid days put colour on all the lakes and dropped the water temperature considerably. Also a strong north westerly wind made for difficult conditions for the 83 strong field of anglers. Winner today ...
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Golden Reel Qualifier Heron Brook Fishery | Saturday 1st June 2019

Qualifier number 11 took place at the Heron Brook fishery in Staffordshire. The field faced a muggy and breathless day with temperatures rising to 25C with little or no breeze. Fish had spawned the previous week so conditions were very ...
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Golden Reel Qualifier | The Glebe Wednesday 29th May 2019

Lakes – Pools 1,3,4,5,6,7,8 & 9. The 10th Golden Reel qualifier of the 2019 campaign took place at the popular Glebe fishery. Conditions today were not perfect with a strong and cold breeze and a drop in temperature to just ...
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Golden Reel Qualifier | Larford Lakes Saturday 18th May 2019

The latest qualifier at Larford Lakes was always going to be a difficult qualifier as the fish were all in spawning mode on both the Specimen and Match lakes. Coupled also with bright sunshine and zero breeze, big weights were ...
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Golden Reel Qualifier | Viaduct Fishery Saturday 11th May 2019

The popular Viaduct Fishery hosted the latest Golden Reel Qualifier. Conditions for the match were bright with warm sunshine and highs of around 15C.On the down side, there was little or no breeze and the week leading up to the ...
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Golden Reel Qualifier | Decoy Lakes Saturday 27th April 2019

The latest qualifier hosted at Cambridgeshire’s Decoy Lakes was well attended with 70 anglers competing for the chance to make the prestigious September Grand Final. Conditions for this latest qualifier were difficult to say the least with strong wind of ...
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Golden Reel Qualifier | Woodlands View Saturday 20th April 2019

A blistering hot day with highs of 25C and little or no breeze. Needless to say, the resident Woodland carp were all swimming shallow so mugging tactics became the order of the day. The 74 strong field were spread across ...
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Golden Reel Qualifier | The Glebe Sunday 14th April 2019

Lakes – 1-9 Another 100 peg sell out at the Glebe with all 9 lakes pegged for this popular qualifier. Conditions were far from perfect with temperatures of just 8C at best and a very cold easterly wind. To be ...
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Golden Reel Qualifier | Partridge Lakes Saturday 13th April 2019

Lakes – Covey 1, 2, 3, 4 & 6 71 Anglers fished Conditions at Partridge Lakes today were difficult. Temperatures tumbled to just 6C, a heavy frost overnight coupled with a cold easterly wind plunged the fishery back into winter ...
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Golden Reel Qualifier | Larford Lakes 7th April 2019

A sell out again for the third Golden Reel Qualifier campaign. The lakes used today were the Specimen, Match and Arena. Conditions were far from ideal as the heavy rain, snow and hale from the previous week coupled with much ...
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Golden Reel Qualifier | Barston Lakes 30th March 2019

A sell out entry for the second Golden Reel Qualifier. Conditions today were fine, with bright sunshine and highs of around 14C. Winner today and making his way to the September Grand Final was Carl Barnfield. Carl fished a near ...
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Golden Reel Qualifier | Viaduct Fishery Saturday 23rd March 2019

63 anglers booked onto the first of the 2019 qualifiers hosted at the fantastic Viaduct Fishery. Conditions on the day were good with highs of around 13c and a gentle easterly breeze. Lakes used today were Campbell, Lodge, Carey and ...
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