Gough bags top spot in Challenge Trophy

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Nick Gough claimed top spot in the Scarborough Angling Festival’s Vice Admiral of Yorkshire Coast Challenge Trophy boating competition.

Gough caught 25lb 8oz in Monday’s competition, edging ahead of rival Tony Mountford’s 24lb bag.

Steve Maskery won the Sydney Herbert Challenge Trophy boating competition on Tuesday with a superb 50lb 4oz haul, with Mountford once again second, this time with 40lb 4oz.

Event 7

Vice Admiral of Yorkshire Coast Challenge Trophy

Greatest weight of fish Boating Competition

1 Nick Gough 25-8-0

2 Tony Mountford 24-0-0

3 Paul Hamer 23-4-0

4 Chris Darke 21-12-0

5 S Maskery 19-12-0

6 Mark Tingle (visitor) 19-0-0

7 Darren Gaines (visitor) 16-4-0

8 Mark Beaumont 12-12-0

9 Peter Botham 12-0-0

10 Tanya Page (jnr) 10-4-0

Heaviest Fish - Nick Gough Cod 9-7-8

27 fished

19 weighed in

Event 8

Bill Bayes Memorial Trophy

Roving Competition Greatest weight of Fish

1 R Harrison 12-9-4

2 Dave Bielby 12-3-2

3 Andy Crowe 11-5-4

4 Monty Burton 11-2-6

5 Simon Barker 9-7-2

6 Paul Medd 9-1-0

7 T Thomas 7-4-6

8 S Ianson 6-14-6

9 Adrian Colling 6-4-4

10 Pete Atkinson 6-1-2

Heaviest Fish - Andy Crowe Cod 8-2-0

2nd Heaviest Fish - Matthew Hillaby Cod 4-7-10

51 fished

26 weighed in

Event 9

Sydney Herbert Challenge Trophy

Greatest weight of Fish Boating Competition

1 Steve Maskery 50-4-0

2 Tony Mountford 40-4-0

3 Paul Hamer 35-0-0

4 Gary Snaith 31-8-0

5 Chris Darke 23-12-0

6 Mark Beaumont 22-12-0

7 L Howard 15-12-0

8 Ian Cockerill 15-12-0

9 Nick Gough 14-0-0

10 D Ellwood 13-12-0

Heaviest Fish - Tony Mountford Ling 13-15-15

35 fished

21 weighed in

Event 10

Teanby Challenge Trophy

Limited Roving Competition Greatest weight of Fish

1 J Riley 10-14-14

2 Ben Cawthorne 9-6-0

3 Guy Handley 7-10-4

4 Andy Crowe 6-3-14

5 Terry Dalton (visitor) 6-2-12

6 Chris Martin 5-12-2

7 Mark Thomas 5-8-12

8 Ben Laws 5-2-0

9 John Appleby 4-6-0

10 Paul Short (visitor) 4-4-12

Heaviest fish - Ben Cawthorne Cod 9-6-0

2nd Heaviest fish - Guy Handley Cod 5-6-4

70 fished

28 weighed in