Summer Catch Competition – The Results!

fishtec summer catch competition first prize

The votes are in, and have been counted. With hundreds of votes cast, we’re very happy to announce our winners.

First prize of a £100 Fishtec voucher goes to Luke Thomas


Luke Thomas with wild brown trout from the lower stretches of the Ebbw River, caught on a dark olive dry fly pattern.

We also have three runners-up in the coarse, fly and sea categories.


Our coarse fishing runner-up, winning a £30 Fishtec voucher, is Scott Brown:


Scott Brown with a 35lb 3oz mirror from Nuddock wood lakes


Our runner-up in the sea fishing category is Simon Unwin, who also takes home a £30 Fishtec voucher:


Simon Unwin with three species of ray in a session from a North Wales mark


And last but not least, with another £30 Fishtec voucher, our fly fishing runner up is Ian Davies:


Ian Davies with 15lb River Towy salmon caught at Llywch Gwyn beat on the Abercothi estate.

Congratulations to all of our winners. That’s it for our competition this summer. We hope you’ve had some great fishing – and keep taking those pictures, next time it could be you up here!  Until the next competition, tight lines!