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Largs and District Angling Club

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Competitions and Events

A series of competitions are run annually in order to award the various trophies which the Club now possesses and to establish the Club Champion.

Five local events are held on Muirhead reservoir and the participant with the best three results will be awarded the Freeman Cup. The adult winner of the June competition will be awarded the Lorraine Bowl and the junior winner the Currie Cup. The junior with the best three results will be awarded the Robert Paton Junior Champion Shield.

During the season there are five boat outings to venues which are decided annually, but usually two are to the Lake of Menteith. Again the winner of the best three will win the Aircell Shield. The Bowl is awarded to the member catching the most fish at three boat outings and the Feeney Cup to the member catching the most fish at the Lake of Menteith.

The Kilbride Trophy is awarded to the member with the highest aggregate points from the best three boat and bank competitions. The winner being the Club Champion.

The Brisbane Mains Shield and the Clydesport Shield are awarded to adult and junior winners of the burn competitions.

We also have a trophy for the best brown trout taken from club waters.

2018 competition dates and venues

Muirhead competitions (Entry fee £2 per person)

Sunday 5 April 2020 - 13.00 - 17.00

Sunday 10 May 2020 - 13.00 - 18.00

Sunday 7 June 2020 - 13.00 - 18.00 including Lorraine Cup and Currie Junior Cup

Sunday 9 Aug  2020 - 13.00 - 18.00

Sunday 13 Sept  2020 - 13.00 - 17.00 including Wee Mary Trophy


Boat Competitions - Fly Only contact Competition Secretary

Sunday      19th April       Harelaw         4 Boats

Sunday      24th May        Frandy           4 Boats

Saturday   13th June        Menteith        4 Boats

Saturday   18th July         Menteith        4 Boats

Sunday      2nd Aug          Black Loch     4 Boats

Sunday      6th Sept          Harelaw         4 Boats


Burn competitions ( Noddle Burn ) .

Due to the current salmon conservation regulations all burn competitions have been suspended indefinately.

The Competition Secretary MUST BE NOFITIED of members wishing to book or cancel a place on boat outings not less than 2 weeks prior to the event.  A cancellation within 2 weeks may incur payment.