Thomas snaps up top spot in Codling Championship

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Mark Thomas claimed victory in the Scarborough Angling Festival’s Scarborough Open Codling Championship.

Thomas’ 20lb 10oz bag earned him victory ahead of second-placed Paul Medd and Matt Hillaby.

Event 13

The Scarborians Trophy

Roving Competition Heaviest Single Fish Match

1 Steve Hoyle 6-7-2

2 Andy Crowe 6-2-0

3 D Allinson (visitor) 6-1-10

4 John Nixon (visitor) 5-4-14

5 Pete Atkinson 4-11-6

6 Audrey Childs (lady) 4-10-2

7 Frank Colling 4-6-14

8 Matt Hillaby 4-5-0

9 Mark Thomas 4-4-8

10 P Westmorland (visitor) 3-15-10

Heaviest Bag - Andy Crowe 28-10-8

2nd Heaviest Bag - Mark Thomas 14-8-4

57 fished

28 weighed in

Event 14

Jack Smith Trophy

Greatest weight of Fish Boating Competition

1 Gary Snaith 46-8-0

2 Steve Pratt 45-4-0

3 Mark Beaumont 32-8-0

4 Graham Asquith 31-12-0

5 Liam Cappleman 20-8-0

6 Jamie Pyne 17-8-0

7 Steve Maskery 16-4-0

8 Karen Niblett (lady) 15-12-0

Mark Farrall (visitor) 15-12-0

10 Jason Romano (junior) 14-0-0

Heaviest Fish - Graham Asquith Cod 8-13-2

44 Fished

23 weighed in

Event 15

63rd Junior Parr Match

Pearson Trophy

Greatest Length of Fish Match

1 Harry Sheader Age 6 - 2910mm

2 Shannon Marston Age 11 - 2374mm

3 Joshua Grayston Age 7 - 1450mm

4 Harry Wrelph Age 13 - 1435mm

5 Tilly Teece Age 14 - 1405mm

6 Tom Donaghue Age 13 - 1360mm

7 Shanice Dobson Age 12 - 1173mm

8 Bridie Courtney Age 11 - 8 960mm

9 Grace Scutt Age 7 811mm

10 Bertie Courtney Age 11 810mm

Event 16

Scarborough Corporation Challenge Trophy

Scarborough Open Codling Championship

(Penn Sea League Points)

Greatest Weight of Fish Match

1 Mark Thomas 20-10-0

2 Paul Medd 14-15-10

3 Matt Hillaby 14-10-12

4 Dave Medd 10-15-0

5 Ian Sellers 8-0-12

6 Paul Short (visitor) 7-10-6

7 Ian Thompson 7-9-0

8 Phil France 6-2-6

9 John Nixon (visitor) 3-13-8

10 Guy Handley (visitor) 3-9-12

Heaviest fish - Mark Thomas Cod 6-14-0

2nd Heaviest fish - Ian Sellers Cod 4-8-10