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Riverside Open Day
Roll up, roll up, members,
non-members, families, neighbours and friends. All will be made welcome at our
annual Riverside Open Day on Saturday July 6th.
As in previous years, come rain or shine, we've provided a
great range of fishing activities for guests including tuition on fly casting,
'carp corner' where you can discuss pop-ups and chod's with our Specialist team,
whip fishing and long pole fishing for youngsters of all ages. The usual
BBQ and refreshments, immediate sign-up to the VAC and stands by other local
nature groups will all be part of this popular event which last year, despite
the torrential rain, saw 300+ visitors to our beautiful fishery in the heart of
the city of St Albans.
Frogmore Best for Bailiff George
with a fishery best common of 19.12 and a double-figure ghostie
Regulars at our Frogmore fishery will have met George Kerr, one of our bailiffs
on this match-style fishery. George usually has his tackle in the back of the
car and when parenthood duties allow, after he has been around and had a chat
with members, he likes to have a dabble himself. His patient approach and
knowledge of the fishery paid off recently with these two rarely seen
* VAC Coaching Sessions *
|Roger Smith is
the VAC''s Level 2 angling coach and this year, supported by our level 1
coaches, Last season Roger has delivered angling tuition to well over
100 budding fishermen of both sexes.
Sessions for this season, mostly at Riverside Road, will soon be
underway. Check out the Junior Section for
details or by emailing Roger
Although aimed mostly at Juniors the VAC does also run a number of
sessions for adults as well covering basic tactics as well as specialist
techniques. Roger is also running ten junior matches
with the first at Riverside on Saturday June 22nd and then with regular
Saturday dates through until October.
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VAC members, on production of their
club card, can fish for no charge subject to conditions. See VAC fisheries page
VAC members can fish The Tring
Anglers stretch of the Aylesbury Arm as part of a water share agreement.
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Don't be shy, send your catch pics
to the webmaster...
Young Maxim Vuolo with a reminder of the great barbel waiting to pull your
string at Marford. He banked this 9lb beauty at the end of last season.
Trout fishing continues at Bellows Mill where Mal Shaw netted this beauty of
VAC Match Championship winner Colin Rennison completed the double at the end of
May with a close-fought win on the Champion of Champions match t- just a couple
of fish separating the top five
Often seen but virtually impossible to catch. There's a real challenge with our
Bellows Mill grass carp, 20 fish to over 20lb yet put hookbait near them
and they simply turn away..
Verulam Angling Centre
VAC bailiff Terry Field is the the owner of
the Verulam Angling tackle shop in St Albans. Situated at 219,
Hatfield Road, directly opposite the Morrison's store.
Pop in or call Terry
on 01727 861777
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