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Lake of Menteith 5th August  2014
6ft Water Temperature 18.5C, Clarity (Secchi disc) 1.9m.
 
 

 

 

 

Water temperatures have fallen steadily in the last few days and lines have been getting less dense. Areas fishing have expanded slightly to include the Malling Shore.


SANA Open 2014
30 anglers competed on Monday on a day that saw a rod average of 4.5 fish, 135 fish in total were caught and returned in this catch and release competition. Most were taken in the top layers of water up at Malling Shore and Gateside. Top individual was John Hood (on left) with 11 fish. John, who is a full time angling development officer, was fishing dries down the rope at Gateside. 10 fish for Tam Findlay and Andrew McAdam saw Tam take second on time of first fish. Top pair were Alastair McGillvray and Tam Findlay with 18 fish, second John Hood and Andrew McIntosh and third were 2013 champions Alan Steven and Andrew McAdam. Alistair and Tam were fishing midge tip lines with blobs and cormorants? Full results are available on the SANA Website www.sana.org.uk

 

 

 

 

 

In Heat 13 of the Menteith boat league sponsored by James Bayne tackle shop and Glen Garioch whisky, Ken Oliver came out top rod tonight with 8 fish, Ken and his boat partner Andy Kemp got their fish up in cage bay using a Di7 and boobies. The new league leader with only two nights to go is Keir Hardie. Donnie McBeth (pictured right) from Fort William gets this weeks £25 tackle voucher and a bottle of Glen Garioch.

 

 

 

 

 

Only two weeks of evening fishing left in 2014 at the Lake – so make the most of it. Also this weekend with competitions in the preceding week, Stirling is holding its International Angling Festival at the Agricultural Centre (www.stirling2014.co.uk/angling-festival).
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