IMPORTANT - Revised Date for Leicester Canal Champs
As a result of having to delay the first two rounds of the Wigston A.S. 'Middy' Teams of Four Winter League, the Leicester Canal Champs will now take place on Sunday 21st March 2010 and not the 14th March as previously scheduled.
The Leicester Canal Champs is an individual competition open to all society and non-society members.
For further information and to book a place, please contact Steve Oakes on 07941 361753.
Wigston A.S. Take 3rd in Soar Valley Winter League
Wigston Angling Society has finished in a very credible 3rd place in the Soar Valley division of the Angling Times Winter league fished on the River Soar around Loughborough.
In only their second year in the competition, the team finished ahead of a number or top local teams including Leicester Sensas, Long Eaton VDE and Maver Loughborough Soar.
Top Wigston rod was Aaron Wells who also finished runner-up in the leagues overall individual stakes behind Quorn VDE man Steve Hurst.
Final League Positions
1st Quorn VDE 10pts
2nd Fox Trentmen 15pts
3rd Wigston A.S. 19pts
4th Bennetts Tackle 22pts
5th Leicester Sensas 24pts
6th Long Eaton VDE 31pts
7th Loughborough Maver Soar 44pts
7th Leicester A 44pts
Quorn VDE and Fox Trentmen progress to the semi-final stages of the competition.