Qualifiers to Date

Golden Rod Feeder | Colmic / Bag’em Larford Lakes | Saturday 9th December 2017

Qualifier number 9 took place on Saturday at a very cold Colmic / Bag'em Larford Lakes. Almost all the competitors turned out dispite the awful conditions. Roads blocked with heavy snow and ice but competitors still travelled from as far as Plymouth and Leeds to hopefully book their places in the March Grand Final. Winner today was Rob Wooton (Dynamite) who drew peg 48 on the Match Lake. Rob fished the pellet feeder to catch carp and F1's to weigh an impressive 82-03-00 and book his place in the final. 2nd on the day was England International Dean Barlow (Drennan) ...
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Golden Rod Feeder | Barston Lakes | Saturday 2nd November 2017

A sellout 60 pegs braved out the subzero temperatures. Bites were always going to be difficult to come by but many of the field chose to brave it out and fish for carp long on the method and boilies. Very few carp were caught and it was skimmers that made up most of the section weights. That being said the winner Rob Upex (Chiltern Baits) drew peg 124 and fished the method & waffters landing 1 carp and 4 F1's to weigh 21-10-00 winning overall and placing himself in the March Final. 2nd on the day was Simon Wilmore (Rive) ...
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Golden Rod Feeder | Carr Mill | Sunday 26th November 2017

A sellout 60 pegs took place at Carr Mill today with sub zero tempratures making fishing hard for all competitors. The overall winner was Andy Burrows (Champion Feeds & St Helens AC) who drew peg 79. Andy caught at 20m on cage feeder & worm to weigh a level 20lbs of bream & roach. 2nd on the day was Mike Flanagan who drew peg 106 weighing 12-04-00 of carp & bream to worm & maggot on the cage feeder. 3rd placed Les Heyes (St Helens Tackle) drew peg 116 weighing 10-08-00 to cage feeder with worm. 4th on the day ...
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Golden Rod Feeder | Southfield | Saturday 18th November 2017

The 6th Golden Rod qualifier took place at southfield. Conditions were difficult with a hard frost and falling temperatures making for a hard all round match, all that being said, a full 60 entry turned out yet again Winner overall was Paul Holmes from peg 14 weighing 26-02-00 of bream. Paul caught on groundbait feeder at 55m with dead reds. 2nd on the day was Brett Clarke Brett fished the groundbait feeder at 65m feeding chopped worm & worm on the hook to weigh 21-09-00 from peg 63 3rd placed Jason Farmer drew peg 15 fishing the ground bait feeder ...
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Golden Rod Feeder | Southfield | Saturday 11th November 2017

The 5th Golden Rod Feeder championship took place today at the popular Southfield Reservoir. A sellout 60 pegs were taken up by a very tallented field of anglers including a number of England Feeder International anglers. The overall winner today was Lee Hall who drew peg 48. Fishing a cage feeder with chopped worm & dead reds, Lee fished at around 55-60m landing some quality bream to worm hook bait to weigh 27lbs 5oz. 2nd on the day was Sam Crag who drew peg 14, again fishing a cage feeder with chopped worm and dead reds on the hook. Fishing ...
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Golden Rod Feeder | Carr Mill | Sunday 5th November 2017

A sell out field battled the artic conditons hoping to qualify for the big March 2018 final. Winner on the day was Richard Pennington (Garswood AC) who drew peg 90. Richard fished the method at 60m with dead reds to land a level 10lb of skimmers & roach. 2nd on the day was Lee Addy (Drennan NW) who drew peg 79 and also fished the method at distance to weigh 09-01-00. Lee also caught skimmers & roach. 3rd placed Kevin Hall (Champion Feed) drew peg 72 and fished method at 60m catching skimmers to dead reds. Kevin weighed 8-09-00. 4th ...
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Golden Rod Feeder | Larford Lakes | Saturday 28th October 2017

A full sellout 60 anglers supported the third qualifier of the Golden Rod Feeder Championships. Conditions were difficult with a hard early morning frost and bright & breezy conditions all day Progressing to the final was Martin Edis who drew peg 28 on the Match Lake wighing 108-09-00. Martin caught on method feeder fishing pellet and wafters. 2nd overall on the day was Darren Cox (Garbolino) who drew peg 17 on the Specimen Lake. Darren fished long range on method catching on wafters and meat to weigh 76-03-00 and a place in the final. 3rd on the day was Andy ...
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Golden Rod Feeder | Patshull Park | Saturday 21st October 2017

A near sell out of 58 anglers faced awful conditions in this latest Golden Rod Feeder championship qualifier. Gale force winds lashed the lake so pegging had to be changed for safety reasons. All that being said, those that found a little shelter caught fish and it was Richard Hoskins who won overall with the catch of small skimmers for 15lbs 10-0 Richard fished at 40 yards with a cage feeder and dead reds winning by only 1oz over the second place angler. So in second overall position it was Simon Harris who weighed in 15 lbs 9 oz. Simon ...
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Golden Rod Feeder | Patshull Park | 30th September 2017

The first Golden Rod Feeder Qualifier took place at Patshull Park. Conditions were wet and windy and the fishing proved difficult on the day. Winner overall was Graham Hallows who drew peg 46 on the hotel bank The Sensas rod fished worm & caster through a ground bait feeder at 40m and later switched to his short line catching roach and skimmers to weigh 29lbs. Graham progresses to the March Grand Final 2nd on the day was Gareth Lambert who drew peg 55 (Boats) landing 23-12-00 of skimmers & roach Gareth caught on open end feeder with chopped worm and ...
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