The Llanilar Airflo Classic – The Results!!

The Llanilar Airflo Classic fly fishing competition took place on Sunday 7th August on Llyn Brenig. Conditions began well, but by 1pm the competitors were faced with very gusty winds and bright sunshine, extremely difficult conditions to say the least!!

At the jetty on Llyn Brenig

At the jetty on Llyn Brenig.

The Winner

Kevin McCabe took the no.1 spot, with a staggering 17 fish. We would like to congratulate Kevin on this amazing result, which given the conditions was a truly astonishing haul.

Kevin is pictured here with the Llanilar Airflo Classic trophy, together with an Airflo rocket Rod, Airflo switch pro reel & fly line prizes. Kevin we salute you!

The Llanilar Airflo Classic winner - Kevin Mcabe.

The Llanilar Airflo Classic winner – Kevin Mcabe.

2nd spot was taken by Gareth ‘Gazza’ Dixon with 11 fish, with his brother Aled coming in at 3rd position. A great performance from both.

Here are the full results:

Llanilar AIRFLO Classic 2016 Page 1

Llanilar Airflo Classic 2016 results Page 1

Llanilar Airflo Classic 2016 results Page 2

Llanilar Airflo Classic 2016 results Page 2

We would like to thank all who attended the competition. A more detailed match report and specifics of next year’s event to follow!

The Llanilar Airflo Classic

Llanilar Airflo Classic - Llyn Brenig

Welsh fishing tackle company Airflo are now sponsors of the Llanilar Ty Nant Competition!

Now called the ‘‘Llanilar Airflo Classic” this prestigious international fly fishing competition will be held at Llyn Brenig on Sunday 7th August 2016.

There are 92 competitors taking part at this years Llanilar Airflo Classic. 52 of the competitors are from Wales and the rest are traveling from Ireland, Scotland and England making it an international field of top quality anglers.

The competition will be fished to international fly fishing rules from 10am to 5pm.

The entry fee is £55, which includes prizes to the value of £3,500 a goodie bag worth £28 plus a meal at the end of the match.

Spaces are all taken at this time, with the possibility of additional boats or cancellation slots becoming available.

Llanilar AA and Airflo hope to develop this match by making it a 2 day competition next year – the only one of its kind. The Llanilar Airflo Classic will always be held on the first weekend of August.

Watch this space for updates – including results and a full match report!!

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