Events at Lenches Lakes
Details of our upcoming events are listed below. If you would like to keep up to date with new events just add our calendar feed to your Google or IOS calendar by clicking on the ‘Add Calendar’ button.
Some notable dates for your diary
- Fly Fishing season ends – 31st May 2018
- Open Water Swimming Session begin in May when the water temperature reaches 11 Celsius
- Fly Fishing Season Begins 1 October 2018
THE PAT TAYLOR TROPHY affectionately known as the MYSTERY PARTNER COMPETITION
Sunday 25th November 2018
Pat was involved at the lakes for many years in many guises,he fished, manned the Clubhouse, fed the pheasants, all done with much humour and banter.
This social competition is all about the fun and humour Pat brought to each day.
Meet between 08.00 – 08.30 for Bacon rolls and tea/coffee
08.45 Draw for stands
09.00 – 12.00 Fishing
12.00 – 13. 00 Hot soup/drinks in function room, a chance to warm up, exchange info, friendly banter more importantly it gives the trout chance to ‘ relax’, the water a break and the trout move towards the banks – Draw for fresh stands
13.00 – recommence fishing
15.00 – fishing finishes. Weigh in
Draw for your Mystery Partner, combine the weight of your own and partners fish.
The heaviest combined weight wins- In the case of a tie there will be a ‘fish off’
Trophy, names on Honours Board , Both winners shall receive 4 fish tickets , runners up a two fish each
The limit is six fish per person Cost per entry £55
The competition will take place over both lakes with a max of 16 competitors
This is all about Festive Fly Fishing Fun- there will individual and team games all ,obviously, fishing related .Testing practical, theoretical , general knowledge, physical fitness and mental agility !
We will make the most of the newly heated and completed function room for inside activities plus lakeside and fly fishing on the actual water!
Price and timing to be confirmed once activities and disciplines have been finalised – at this stage please pop the date in your diary and let us know you are up for some festive fun ;
Thus far events such as Team practical relay ;
1st leg -50 m wader dash, pass the Priest to team mate,
2nd leg – assemble rod & line pass the priest to team mate
3rd leg – tie a fly pass the priest to team mate
4th leg – catch a Trout – team mates may take turns at this stage
Other Team and Individual activities
Quiz General Fish knowledge , practical identification, blind tasting , cooking and filleting skills
Ideas and suggestions always welcome