Club Competitions 2020

Entry & Weigh-in takes place at Dreghorn Cross car park

DUE TO CURRENT COVID – 19 Restrictions we must reluctantly cancel the following competitions:-

Dunlop Cup, R. Gibson Cup, Lynch Memorial Trophy, Watson – Fullerton Cup, The Ayrshire Angling Association Competition, Macbeth Shield, Gillies Trophy (junior) – as our Entry and Weigh-in requirements – together with Angling in general – would be contrary to the current requirements of Government.

Our Club outing to Loch Doon on 26th April is also cancelled.

Dunlop Cup (adult) 28th March – Open & Fly-only sections.  Entry 09.00 – 09.30am, weigh-in 5.30pm (Temporarily cancelled – see above)

R. Gibson Cup (Junior) 28th MarchEntry 09.00 – 09.30am, weigh-in 5.30pm (Temporarily cancelled – see above)

Lynch Memorial Trophy (adult) 2nd MayFly Only. Entry 09.00 – 09.30am, weigh-in 5.30pm (Temporarily cancelled – see above)

Watson – Fullerton Cup (junior) 2nd MayFly Only, For Brown Trout. Entry 09.00 – 09.30am, weigh-in 5.30pm (Temporarily cancelled – see above)

Ayrshire Angling Association Competition 09 May – Loch Doon.  Meet at venue 0900 hrs. (Temporarily cancelled – see above)

Gillies Trophy (junior) 13th June. Entry 09.00 – 09.30am, weigh-in 5.30pm

Macbeth Shield (adult) 17th June – Open & Fly Only sections.  Entry 5.30 – 6pm.  Weigh-in 11.15pm

Ramsay Cup (adult) 5th September. Open & Fly Only sections. Entry 09.00 – 09.30am, weigh-in 5.30pm.

John Lindsay Cup (Junior) 5th September. Entry 09.00 – 09.30am, weigh-in 5.30pm

Irvine District Council Cup (adult only) & Treasurer’s Cup (junior only) – At our recent Club AGM (06 December 2019) the membership voted to suspend both the above competitions in the light of the Category 3 classification imposed on R. Irvine.

Rule 5. – all Salmon caught must be returned back to the water whether unharmed or not – must still be observed during ALL Competitions.

CLUB OUTINGS

 Sunday 26th April – Loch Doon. Leaves at 07.30am Dreghorn Cross car park. (Temporarily cancelled – see above)

Saturday 29th August – River Annan. Leaves at 07.30am Dreghorn Cross car park.

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Dreghorn Angling Club waters – viz. River Irvine and Annick are designated Category 3 by Marine Science Scotland therefor ALL Salmon must be released whether unharmed or not.

We also recommend the release of any Sea Trout and request that no more than 2 Brown Trout be taken & killed per day.  The Club actively supports Catch & Release angling.

JUNIOR MEMBERS MUST BE ACCOMPANIED BY A PARENT OR GUARDIAN ON CLUB OUTINGS.