T.A.F.I Leinster River Youths Qualifier

ballon caddis 018Leinster youth river qualifier will be held on the 13th of May 2017 and the Venue will be the River Nore, kindly hosted by the Ballyragget Anglers.

Entry fee: €20 Meeting outside McGraths News and Chews shop, the square Ballyragget at 9.00am.

Fishing: session 1: 10:00-12:30 Session 2: 2:00-4:30 Barbless hooks only Maximum of 3 rods to be set up Minimum size: 18cm Only brown trout to count.

All anglers must provide a controller. Name of angler and controller to be with Shane Callan (0872908887) by the 9th of May.

We look forward to seeing you there on the day

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Results of Leinster Lake qualifier 2017

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Following the Leinster Lake Qualifier on Lough Owel recently here are the results from the day, well done to all prize winners and those who made the Leinster team.

Leinster Lake Provincial Results Lough Owel 16 of April 2017

1 Hubert Smith Dundalk 10 trout 11. lb 4 ounce
2 Donal Monahan Deen & Dinan 8 9 10.4
3 Shane Callan Dundalk 6 8 5
4 Eugene Fagan Silverstream 4 7 7
5 Stephen Connolly Monasterevin FF 4 6 12.8
6 Declan Conlon Rathangan 4 6 3.2
7 Noel Farrar Silverstream 3 6 1
8 Pat Noonan Monasterevin FF 4 5 12.2
9 Mark Driver Rathdrum 4 5 8
10 Stewart Mc Grane 4 5 7.2
11Sean Dempsey Coosan 3 5 3.8
12 Roger Fowler Silverstream 4 4 15
13 Sean Kirwan Monasterevin FF 4 4 7.4
14 Jokn Kellegher Dundalk 3 4 5.6
15 D J Burne Mountmellick 3 4 1.8
16 Eddie Blanche Mountmellick 1 3 7
17 David Egan Deen & Dinan 2 3 2
18 Mick Mc Shane Dundalk 2 3 0.4
19 Terry Kelly Dundalk 2 2 12.2
20 Justin Bird Dundalk 1 2 3.6
21 Martin Mc Quaid 1 2 1
22 Julie Gerry Silverstream 1 1 7.6
23 Alan Delaney Co Wicklow Anglers 1 1 7.4
24 Peter Driver Rathdrum 0
25 Ivor Cox Mountmellick 0
26 Tony Mc Crave Dundalk 0
27John Mullins Co Wicklow Anglers 0
28 Tom Driver Rathdrum 0

Team E Dundalk Hubert Smith, John Kellegher, Terry Kelly, Shane Callan
Total Weight 26 lbs 12.6 ounces

Brian Lynch Hon Sec

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Leinster T.A.F.I River’s Results 2017

17884437_686775898190293_3519609657603381625_nLeinster T.A.F.I River Results 2017

The River qualifier was held on the River Barrow in Mountmellick on the 9th of April 2017. Here are the results following the competition:

No Name Total points Number of fish place points
1. Eammon Conway 7280 13 3
2. Hubert Smith 5480 9 5
3. Sean Dempsey 3360 6 5
4. Donal Monahan 3200 6 7
5. Shane Callan 3160 6 7
6. Pat Noonan 2260 4 7
7. David Egan 5940 11 10
8. Kevin Oates 4700 9 10
9. Kevin Tipper 1760 3 12
10. Glen McCrave 1120 2 12
11. Declan Conlon 1100 2 13
12. Peter Driver 1060 2 13
13. Liam Oates 1060 2 14
14. Mark Driver 580 1 14
15. Stewart McGrane 520 1 15
16. Tony McCrave 520 1 15
17. Rodger Fowler 0 0 18
18. Justin Bird 0 0 18
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17800155_686775938190289_4502625253295864496_nWell done to all the prize winners and those who qualified for the Nationals to be held later this summer. Thanks to the Host club Mountmellick Anglers Assoc for hoisting the competition on the day.

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T.A.F.I Leinster Youth Lake Qualifier

10417791_10203124394287330_2808293639446569588_nThe 2017 Leinster Lake Qualifier will be held on the 30th of April at the Vartry Lakes Co Wicklow. Registration on the morning will be at 9.30am and fishing will be from 11am-4pm.

The entry fee will be 20 euros and all flies used must be barbless. All entries to Shane Callan Leinster youth officer by the 26th of April and for further information contact Shane on 087 2908887.

We look forward to seeing you all there.

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T.A.F.I Masters (over 50’s) Competition

Urgent

To all Clubs

The 2017 FIPS Mouche Masters (over 50’s) Competition will be held in Covilha, Portugal on the 5th – 11th June.

Qualifier competitions for this event will be held in Killarney (Lake) 1st April. Kanturk (river) 2nd April.

Lake Killarney Saturday 1st April

1 session of 5 hours (11a.m. – 4 p.m.)

Boats can be at their chosen spot before 11 a.m. but cannot fish until 11 a.m.

Eligible fish – Brown Trout only (min size 20 cm length) catch and release

Each competitor will show his fish to his fishing partner on provided measure before documenting length of fish on score card.

Fee €45 Boatman €55 Competitor.

Chicken & chips will be supplied in car park before departure.

 

Kanturk River Sunday 2nd April.

2 Sessions of 2 1/2hours duration

1st from 10 a.m. – 12.30 p.m. 2nd from 1.30 p.m. – 4p.m.

Eligible fish – Brown Trout only (min size 20cm) Catch and Release

Fee €50 inc food in Bob’s Bar at 5 p.m.

Competitor must supply own controller. Club will not be able to supply controller.

Entries to Tom Anketttell, Boherbue, Mallow, Co. Cork with appropriate fees before Wed 29th.

Cheques to be made payable to Muster T.A.F.I.

 

Note:

Qualifying anglers will be expected to declare if they are taking up their place on the team immediately after the competitions (expected approx. cost of trip will be €2000). A deposit of €250 will be asked for within one week after qualifying competition.

 

Tom Ankettell

Competition Secretary.

086 0827484

 

Michael Twohig 087 2645064

Denis Cronin 086 1713909

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Notice from Central Council, T.A.F.I to All Competitors.

TAFI  up date

Following a Central Council Meeting on 7 of March 2017 it has been made compulsory for all competitions  held by TAFI that all anglers must ware life jackets this is to comply with our insurance and  the law

Note any body that currently has a life jacket should have it checked out to make sure that it is working order.

Anglers will not be allowed to fish competition at provincial or national level if they do not have life jackets, this applies for youths & seniors.

 

Brian Lynch

Hon Sec of TAFI

 

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Leinster T.A.F.I Lake 2017

Leinster TAFI Senior Lake
Lough Owel, Mullingar, Co. Westmeath -Easter Sunday 16th April 2017 – registration @ Jack Dolan Shore @ 10.00am

20160417_105822Competition on a basis of three heaviest trout as bag limit 13 inch limit to fork of tail .After that ON THE CARD Each will have a value of 454 grams or one pound
Fee: 50.00 Euro FOR ANGLER 30 Euro BOATMAN to be sent to Brian Lynch (Hon Sec.) through respective club secretaries, which will be made up of 10.00 Euro Team Ireland, 10.00 Euro Restocking & 20.00 Euro Competition inc. Fishing times 11.00 am to 6.00 pm , Entry fee to be paid by Monday 3 of April 2016 ( NO LATE ENTRIES)
Top Twenty Rods: to qualify for Inter Pro – Venue to be decided.
Conditions:
1. The competition is based on three heaviest trout basis of bag limit of three trout AND ON THE CARD AFTER THIS.
2. A set of rules to be supplied on the morning of the competition to each competitor.           3. Competitors entering the completion must be a member of a Leinster T.A.F.I affiliated club and must produce a current membership card for which angling club he/she represents
4. Weigh in details will be announced on the mourning
5. A draw will take place as partners in boat. Anglers are responsible for providing their own boat. All anglers must hold a 2017 Midland Fisheries Group Permit Adult Annual 45 euro, Adult 1 day 20 euro , AOP Annual 25 euro
6. Information contact Brian Lynch 087 9818187 or Pat Noonan 086 1096129

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