Check it out folks as Cretelakes produces another 6 sixties this week and has made some lasting memories for some very happy anglers, so lets begin with the biggest fish of the week, the title this week falls to a Cretelakes virgin who on his first visit to Cretelakes Ashley Izzard smashed his PB on no less than on 4 occasions, landing a total of 6 carp Including 2 thirties 3 forties and topped it all off with a beast of a mirror carp spinning the dial on the scales to a PB busting and a massive 64lb 4oz top angling Ashley and congratulations on your new PB.
Next up for the sixties we have Ryan Morgan and with his first Cretelakes carp absolutely annihilated his PB by 40lbs with a proper cheese of a mirror carp weighing in at a huge 60lb on the nose, this was backed up with 9 other carp which included 1 twenty, 4 thirties and 4 forties, good angling Ryan and well done on your new PB.
Ray Stares was well pleased with his reward after sticking with his spots and baiting regularly, this produced the goods in the form of a new PB and a unit of a mirror carp which span the dial on the scales to an impressive 62lb 4oz, he backed up that with a twenty and two thirties, top angling Ray and congratulations on your new PB.
What better way to celebrate your 63rd birthday than to catch a 63 pounder!!! ................ well that’s exactly what Paul Lawn AKA Joey did, landing himself a brute of a mirror carp weighing in at an awesome 63lb 12oz not only did Joey have this carp on his birthday it also won him the champagne in the 24hr big fish competition , a double celebration was most definitely in order, this was backed up with 1 twenty, 1 thirty and 2 forties, top angling Joey and congratulations on your new PB and many happy returns from us all.
Last up for the sixties is Chris Tibble who had a banging week, landing no less than 17 carp which included 1 twenty, 7 thirties, 4 forties, 3 fifties and not one but 2 sixties folks, that’s right 2 sixties, the first a proper old warrior and a proper chunk weighing in at a PB busting 61lb 2oz and the second another PB and a proper unit of a mirror carp spinning the dial on the scales to a huge 62lb 8oz top angling Chris and congratulations on your new PB.
It’s time to mention a few of the PBs banked this week folks, fist up is Aaron Card landing himself 5 carp including 4 thirties and topped it off with a new PB of 55lb 5oz good angling Aaron and well done on your new PB. How about this for a result, Nik Young is one very happy angler after landing a new PB common and I have to say what a mint looking common it is to, smashing the scales round to an impressive 56lb 2oz and then to smash his PB again with a proper chunk mirror weighing in at 58lb 4oz top angling Nik and congratulations on your new PBs, James Belcher on his first visit to Cretelakes banking 5 carp including 2 twenties 1 thirty, 1 forty and amongst those smashing his PB with a 52 pounder, good angling James and well done on your new PB. Chris Parfitt landed himself 4 carp this week including 3 thirties and a new PB weighing in at 55lb 4oz good angling Chris and we’ll done on your new PB. Colin Etheridge banking 7 carp including 2 twenties, 3 thirties, 1 forty and a new PB spinning the dial on the scales to 52lb 8oz top angling Colin and congratulations on your new PB, Tony Boyle landed himself 6 carp including 1 twenty, 2 thirties a forty and 2 fifties the biggest of which was a PB busting 56lb 4oz good angling Tony and congratulations on your new PB. Tom Morgan also landed himself 6 carp including 1 twenty, 2 thirties, 2 forties and a new PB weighing in at a chunky 56lb 12oz ,good angling Tom and well done on your new PB, last up for the PBs is William Izzard on his first ever fishing trip to France, smashing his PB on no less than 4 times consecutively, with a total of 9 carp gracing his nets including 1 twenty, 4 thirties, 3 forties and his final PB of the week was a mint mirror carp weighing in at 57lb 10oz top angling Will and congratulations on your new PB
Now for some of the other fifties caught this week:
Jason Ford 5 carp to 54lb 2oz
Stuart Bevan 4 carp to 51lb
Kieron Moores 5 carp to 52lb
Good angling fellas
Just before we move on to TOP ROD OF THE WEEK I have to give a big shout out to all of the anglers this week, conditions were difficult but still produced some good results, well done to you all. And so this brings me to the final part of our update TOP ROD OF THE WEEK please put your hands together and give a raucous round of applause and show your appreciation as we ask Steve Filkins to step up on to the top of the podium and take a bow fella, you are TOP ROD OF THE WEEK with an impressive haul of 18 carp which included a double, 7 twenties, 6 thirties 3 forties and topped that lot off with a proper cheese weighing in at 57lb on the nose, Awesome angling Steve .................. Banging result that fella. (Swim 33 lake 5)
Check in with us next week folks and we’ll have more PBs, more info and you never know possibly more sixties, until then tight lines