The Series is a popular mini League for Audco members. This runs from April through to September, and is run as 11 matches across multiple venues, The winner is the person with the best 8 results over the League. The event is no longer a Winner takes all event, the top 3-5 (depending on number of entrants) are paid at the end of the series, as well as each round.
Entry to event is £25 on first match and then £12 per round thereafter, anyone interested should contact Stuart Miles to book on (07866 232521).
The Series started life many years ago as a winner takes all event on Long Lane and was based around 6 matches in the Spring, more recenlty it's moved across the season for 11 rounds and over different venues.
2020 League was cancelled due to the Pandemic, but 2021 is planned to start in April. No doubt social distancing will continue into 21 so the rolling draw and weighing procedures will remain in place.
After 10 rounds with worst 3 dropped to date (we drop 3 overall at end)
1) Dave Matson - 15
2) Phil Bowen - 20
3) Gerald Large & Bob Pritchard - 22
5) Simon Dromgool - 29
Top 5 paid out at end of league.
Below is a list of the previous winners of the league since the change in format:
2016 Matt Egerton
2017 Dave Matson
2018 Dave Matson
2019 Dave Matson
2020. Cancelled (Covid 19)
2021 Dave Matson
Shropshire Union Canal
Long Lane Pool
Melverley Farm Fishery
Stirchley Top Pool
Rolling draw (starts from 8:30 -9am) fish 10am - 3pm
11th April Shropshire Union - Hinstock or Honesty
25th April Long Lane Pool
9th May Marchamley Pool switched to Stirchely Top
23rd May. Long Lane Pool
6th June. Stirchely Top, Telford
20th June Melverley Farm Birches Pool
4th July. Long Lane Pool
16th July. Melverley Farm Laneside Pool
1st August. Parkers Pool Telford
12th Sep Apley Pool, Telford
26th Sep. Long Lane Pool
Shropshire union Canal Little Soudley - Match one