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Posts tagged with fly fishing

Vaara is profitable for on-form Watt

Vaara is profitable for on-form Watt

19/06/2009, by in Sport

Another good turnout of 15 fly fishers assembled at the Bixter Hall last Thursday evening for round six of the Shetland Angling Association’s fly bank league.Despite the cyclonic winds and calm conditions all anglers were desperate for points and so were champing at the bit to get going.In... Read more...

Bobby’s Brown Palmer Muddler proves vital

Bobby’s Brown Palmer Muddler proves vital

12/06/2009, by in Sport

Despite the biting north wind spirits were high among the 16 anglers who assembled at Mavis Grind last Thursday evening for round five of the Shetland Anglers Association fly bank league.This was undoubtedly due in part to the fact that the irrepressible Alex Fullerton was making his comeback to com... Read more...

Fly fishers head to Yell

Fly fishers head to Yell

05/06/2009, by in Sport

A good turnout of anglers checked in on Saturday morning at the Ulsta ferry terminal to compete for the annual Shetland Anglers Associ­ation Excursion Trophy (Yell Lochs).This is the second fly or spin competition of the year. With spin fishers clearly dominating the trophy for the last few yea... Read more...

Anglers press on at Nesting despite weather

Anglers press on at Nesting despite weather

15/05/2009, by in Sport

Twelve anglers desperate for points checked in at the Nesting junction last Thursday evening for round three of the Shetland Anglers Association’s fly bank league.With near hurricane force south-westerly winds ripping up the island there had been calls from certain quarters that the competiti... Read more...