Pike Matches 2019
The following applies to anglers specifically fishing for Pike on any of the Brasside waters:
Wire traces must always be used and must not be less than 15 inches in length
Traces and main line must not be less than 12 lb breaking strain.
When fishing dead baits, treble hooks larger than size 8 must not be used and trebles must not be used that have more than one barb per hook.
Barbs on lures should be crushed
All Pike Anglers MUST have an unhooking mat, forceps and an ADEQUATELY SIZED LANDING NET (32" minimum)
There is NO Close Season for Pike Angling
1st Pike Match is on Sunday 10th March 2019 on the West Lake