Left hand picture - winner of the 2021 Cod Open Competition - Paul Hawkes with a cod of 6lb 12 ozs.
Southsea Marina Angling Club is a friendly group made up of people who fish from boats berthed in the marina. Established in 2013, it has over fifty members and twenty five members boats berthed in the marina.
Member meetings are usually at 19.30 on the first Tuesday of every month at the onsite Marina Bar.
The club’s annual competition will run from 1st February 2022 to 31st January 2023.
Open Boat Bream Competition - Sunday 1st May (reserve dates 8th, 15th, 22nd, 29th) Entry £10.
Fishing from 8am - 6pm. Weigh in by 6.30pm.
Presentation in Marina Bar at 7pm.
The annual membership fee is only £20.00 and includes a summer BBQ and a variety of competitions, such as a ‘Fish of the Month’ with a cash prize and medal.
The club has a filleting/fish cleaning station, weigh scales and a lock-up shed, along with bait and ice for sale at the Marina Reception. An activity that lends itself well to social distancing and encourages mental and physical wellness, for further details on becoming a member, contact Steve Kelly on Lady Elsa.
The club is a member of the Angling Trust and has a Facebook Page.