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fergalbell
Dec 04, 2022
In Qualifiers
Today's qualifier was held on a lake in Co. Cavan. Water levels were very high which impacted the catch rate. Results were as follows: 1st Ciaran Sullivan 34Ib 1oz, 4 fish 2nd Ronan Murray 17Ib, 4 fish 3rd Kevin Mc Partland 10Ib 14oz, 2 fish 4th Anthony Mc Cabe 9Ib, 1 fish 5th Sean Dimbylow 8Ib 3oz, 2 fish Pools: 1st Ciaran Sullivan 11Ib 4oz, 2nd Anthony Mc Cabe 9Ib 3rd 8Ib 2oz Sean Woods Total fish: 22
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fergalbell
Nov 12, 2022
In General Discussion
Chris landed a huge pike yesterday 28Ib 2oz. Chris' new PB!!
Chris Maguire's Huge Beast content media
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fergalbell
Sep 18, 2022
In Conservation Matters
See link to the Great Western Lakes Draft Plan. This is open to individuals/clubs/federations to submit their views in relation to this plan. A detailed plan is being drafted presently titled: Participating Bodies of the Angling Consultative Council of Ireland which incudes Irish Federation of Pike Angling Clubs and Irish Pike Society. A tremendous amount of work is/has being put into this project by David Hamill & Paul Byrne respectively and needs to be acknowledged and commended. Please note you have until 5pm Tuesday 20th September 2022 to upload your submission. https://www.fisheriesireland.ie/news/public-consultations/western-lakes-plan?fbclid=IwAR1p9WnSO60Fgz58Sg5zTzsmznXg2FdST-fCNPQ8Ncbna7ed_RZ0yDEITOM
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fergalbell
Sep 05, 2022
In Qualifiers
Qualifier was held on the Shannon with 38 anglers competing. Fishing was patchy depending were you where fishing. However, there was bags from 21Ib to 37Ib 2oz landed totalling 92 fish caught. Results were as follows: 1st Derek Mohan 37Ib 2oz 7 fish 2nd John Woods 30Ib 10oz 3rd Kevin Foley 22Ib 5oz 7 fish 4th Tommy Coffey 22Ib 1oz 6 fish 5th Eddie Mc Guirk 21Ib 7 fish Pools: 1st Derek Mohan 8Ib 14oz 2nd Frank Leonard 7Ib 7oz 3rd John Woods 6Ib 15oz John Woods and Kevin Foley missing from photo.
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fergalbell
Aug 21, 2022
In Junior Final 2022
We would like to thank the following sponsors: Angling Council of Ireland for providing the caps, glasses and life jackets for the juniors and also providing funding for he prizes. Southside Angling who have over the years provided good quality fishing gear at a massive discount and are unfailing in their continued support. Many thanks to Pat Sheenan, Sharon Sheenan, and Brian Sheenan for the BBQ afterwards. And finally Petra in Wee County Trophies for her continued support in providing us good quality trophies, medals, etc. And how could I forget all the volunteers, namely: Jody Kiernan, Mark Kiernan, and all others who had an input in this event for their unstinting and determination in organising competitions, venues, etc - without them there simply wouldn't be and IFPAC organisation.
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fergalbell
Aug 21, 2022
In Junior Final 2022
Thirty brave souls battled the elements yesterday to attend IFPAC's Junior Final 2022. Fishing was poor due to high water temperatures. But, this did not deter the attendees from having a fun day out with their parents. Results were as follows: All Ireland Team Winners Newbridge Left to right Ollie Whitely, Cian Dunne, Brendan Jervis Junior, Matthew Jervis All Ireland Team Runners-Up - Whitewood Ramblers Left to right: Kelsey Dimbylow, Brian Kiernan, Lucy Kiernan, Alex Kiernan. Under 18 Champion Aidan Walsh Under 13 Champion Cian Dunne. Under 8 Champion Lucy Kiernan The Newbridge Crew Newbridge Team Under 18 Winner Cian Dunne with his fish. Lucy Kiernan with her fish. Lucy and her dad Ronan. Stephen Whitely with his son Ollie. Peter with his son. Mickey Mc Kenna's two daughters. Mick O' Connor with his sons.
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fergalbell
Jun 29, 2022
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fergalbell
Jun 22, 2022
In General Discussion
Expression of Interest Come join a growing number of ACI trained Angling coaches in Ireland. The ACI invites you through your angling federation to our suite of upcoming training courses in July. We offer coaching Ireland certified angling coaching courses. Make a difference in your club and introduce a new generation of anglers to the sport of angling. Introductory Level Angling Coaching Course Dates: Course 1: Saturday July the 16th of July Course 2: Saturday the 30th of July Venue: Sports HQ Dublin H&S Safe Wading and River Rescue Course Dates: Sunday the 24th of June Venue: Cork Coaching people with disabilities CPWD Course Dates: Course 1: Saturday the 23rd of July 2022 Venue: Sports HQ Dublin Course 2: Sunday the 31st of July 2022 Venue: Cork First Aid Course: Sunday the 31st of July 2022 Venue: Cork Please note that course dates and venues may change subject to numbers and availability To book your spot please respond directly to your federation or to secretaryaci1@gmail.com ACI Honorary Secretary can be also contacted @ 086 4112877
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fergalbell
Jun 12, 2022
In Qualifiers
The 2nd qualifier was held on the River Suck at Athleague with 49 anglers attending. Fishing was patchy with most of the fish caught in shallow water. Results were as follows: Jody Kiernan 33Ib 5oz - 10 fish Paul Dennis 32Ib 9oz - 7 fish Paul Reynolds 29Ib 1oz - 11 fish Daron Reynolds 28Ib 2oz - 10 fish Fran Crosbie 25Ib 14oz - 8 fish Pools - Heaviest Fish 1st David Quinlan 10Ib 10oz 2nd Anthony Mc Cabe 9Ib 13oz 3rd John Woods 8Ib 12oz Total Fish caught: 137
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fergalbell
May 25, 2022
In General Discussion
Gerry Keenan's mam passed away yesterday. Funeral arrangements below. On behalf of IFPAC we wish to express our sympathies and condolences to Gerry, his family and friends. May she Rest in Peace. The death has occurred of Vene Keenan (née Hannratty) (Sliabh Breagh, Ardee, Louth / Collon, Louth): Click this link to view the full notice http://dlvr.it/SQw3M7
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fergalbell
May 20, 2022
In Conservation Matters
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fergalbell
May 16, 2022
In General Discussion
The results of the Dublin Pike Anglers first lure only fishing competition held on a Midlands river. 1st place. Godfrey Donohue 119.8lbs 2nd place. Gavin Downey 45lbs Heaviest fish Brian Farrell 11lbs 2nd Heaviest fish Gavin Downey 9.6lbs Congratulations to Godfrey for a superb bag, which is a new club record. Conditions were very tricky, with bright sunshine and fast flowing water, all of which make Godfrey's efforts all the more special.
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fergalbell
May 15, 2022
In General Discussion
We fished a river venue Junior result Damien Baker one. 1th Eddie Mc Guirk 9 fish 25.02 2th Joe Colemen 6 fish 22.04 3th Steve Martin 5 fish 13.14 Heaviest Pike 1st Joe Coleman 12 03 2nd Paul Dennis 8.09 3rd Ken Rogers 8.01
Duleek Competition content media
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fergalbell
May 15, 2022
In General Discussion
O' Casey's held their 5th heat of its 2022 league today on a river venue. Fishing was tough due to weather conditions. However, a 23Iber was caught today - see photos. 1st Dylan Farrell 23Ib - 1 fish 2nd Adam Dyas 22Ib 13oz - 5 fish 3rd Daron Reynolds 15Ib 5oz - 5 fish Heaviest Fish: Dylan Farrell 23Ib Total fish: 23
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fergalbell
May 10, 2022
In Qualifiers
Ronan with his 11Iber Fran's 9Iber
Two of the top fish of the 1st Qualifier content media
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fergalbell
May 08, 2022
In General Discussion
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fergalbell
May 08, 2022
In Qualifiers
The 1st Qualifier of the new season was held today on the River Inny near Legan. There was a good turnout of 55 competitors catching a total of 159 fish. Catch rate was poor due to high temperature and bright conditions, although two doubles were caught. Results were as follows: 1st Peter Sheridan 52Ib 14oz - 10 fish 2nd Pat Gorman 34Ib 7oz - 7 fish 3rd Alan Heasley 26Ib 1ozz - 10 fish 4th Stuart Edwards 24Ib 2oz - 9 fish 5th Marty Lawlor 23Ib 11oz - 4 fish Heaviest Fish: 1st Eddie the Queen 14Ib 4oz 2nd Ronan Murray 11Ib 7oz 3rd Marty Lawlor 9Ib 8oz Total fish caught: 159 The Top 5 today.
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fergalbell
May 07, 2022
In Qualifiers
1st Qualifier Scale Check: Please arrive earlier tomorrow morning 08.30am for scale verification at the check-in. Advised to bring scales when actually checking in at van - this will save time.
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fergalbell
May 06, 2022
In General Discussion
Thanking Southside Angling, Grahams tackle shop, Bailieborough for their excellent raffle prizes they kindly donated for the raffle. Also, the angler's who donated prizes, namely: Mark Kiernan, Fergal Bell, Fran Crosbie, and Martin Mc Kenna, and lastly The Commercial Hotel, Ballinamore, Co. Leitrim. All were immensely appreciated as the it will go towards the Junior Final for this year. Fergal Chairman IFPAC
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fergalbell
May 02, 2022
In Competitions
Results of the second leg of the Dublin Pike Anglers. 1st. Stephen Farley 11.9lbs 2nd Dave Murphy 11.2lbs 3rd Godfrey Donohue 11.1lbs There was some serious bags caught.. Godfrey Donohoe: 93.3lbs Dave Murphy: 77.9lbs Gavin Downey: 63.9lbs Stephen Farley: 52.9lbs Superb angling by all above. The overall bag weight was an unbelievable 375.13lbs. With a total of 72 fish caught, Including 5 doubles.
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