The inaugural competition for the Islwyn & District Anglers Memorial Shield
was held at Pantyreos Reservoir on Saturday 16th September 2023. A total of
thirteen members fished the match, in less-than-ideal weather conditions and
with the fish playing hard to get. Even so, a number of anglers did catch
amidst considerable light-hearted banter and laughter, All in all a great
day out, enjoyed by all.
As well as the Memorial Shield, a number of prizes were very kindly donated
A total of 7 fish were caught on a variety of different presentations and flies.
The results of the competition was as follows:
1. Winner of the Memorial Shield was Bob Mayers with two fish, the
first in the shortest time.
2. Christian Wady, with 2 fish.
3. Richard Daniels, with 2 fish.
4. Craig Bowles, With 1 fish.
Our thanks go to all the anglers who took part and all those who helped
organise and manage the event, and huge congratulations to Bob on winning