The Feeder cup was started last year by Benni Steffanuti inline with the first World International feeder championships. Last year Benni was the winner , who will take the tropy this year ?
The days competitors are :
Ths draw time and after a few words of wisdom and guidance from the BS
Great looking platform from those Innovatative people at Preston Innovations
The bank was strewn with equipment
Feeder rods set up and groundbait mixed ......just need a peg to go to.
Draw time !
Lena and the rest to my left
I drew peg 9 and that happened to be the only peg where i did not really need to be in the water in my new chest waders i purchased the day before :-))
Rikard and Stefan in view to my right
Feeder the whole day !
My bait Menu consisted of :
MONDIAL BREMES 2 Kilo and
MONDIAL SUPER BIG 1 Kilo plus
Lots of chopped worm and some caster and corn.
My tackle was 2 x Carbonactive PI Feeder rods loaded with PI 0.10 Braid on paternoster rigs with 75cm links to COLMIC N500 hookes ,size 10 and 12's on 0.16 line
Also PI Dutch Feeder 13'8'' feeder rod to Daiwa 0.12 braid and to size 10 Triana hook on 0.16 line
Feeders used were Garbolino.
Worm a plenty !
Carbonactive and Dutch feeder at the ready
Maggot Mat in contemplation ......have i done enough to win ?
One of 5 weigh-ins for the Terminator with a total of 32 kilos - ish
Some great Rudd caught today
What a great idea from those clever boys from the Trosa SFK
Rikard to my right with a mixed bag of Bream ,Tench ,Ide,Rudd,Roach ,Perch ,Bjorkna
Okay-ish day for 21 kilos and a size 10s hook through my bottom lip !! ouch !!
Lena to my left fished a good match for a very nice mixed net of fish
Again those clever boys from Trosa
Johan with the best brace of his catch
Benni with a good sample of his 31 kilos
Trosa top-rod Hasse with a 5 kilo pike as part of his winning weight of 33 kilos and first place
Hasse with 3 good tench also
Satisfaction face !
Money and adulation time for Hasse
Mattias the Terminator took a close 2nd place
Benni took the 3rd place
1. Hasse Örtenholm peg 16, 33.100g
2. Mattias Larsson peg 5, 32.760g
3. Benni Stefanutti peg 13, 32.680g
4. Phil Ackerly peg 9, 21.350g
5. Jörgen Svennson peg 12, 15.430g
6. Mattias Andén peg 6, 15.040g
7. Rikard Bengtsson peg 8, 14.670g
8. Johan Axelsson peg 11, 10.330g
9. Rolf Wahlberg peg 14, 10.250g
10. Leena Wahlberg peg 10 3.300g
11. Stefan Eriksson peg 7, 3.180g
12. Percy Bristam peg 15, 2.780g
Congratulations to Benni for another match well run !
Back next year ? ......ooooo Yes !