Oxford winter league round 1


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Feb 7, 2009
he 1st round of the Angling Trust Oxford winter league was fished by 6 teams of 8 on the river Thames at Abingdon and Culham. After an overnight frost and with river still low and clear the fishing was always going to be hard for most. On the team from Drennan Oxford had a brilliant start with 6 section winners.
1st Dave Johnson – Sensas A4 – 13lb 15oz. Dave drew bottom end peg at Culham and had roach and skimmers on 13m pole and caster over groundbait feed.
2nd Dan Varney – Drennan Oxford – 11lb 15oz. Dan drew at Abingdon opposite Wilsham road and had roach and skimmers on the pole at 14m.
3rd Geoff Lewendon - Drennan Oxford – 11lb 14oz. Geoff was also at Abiingdon opposite Wilsham road and had mainly skimmer bream on the pole and maggot.
4th Ian Young – Drennan Oxford – 10lb 8oz
1st Drennan Oxford – 45 points
2nd Sensas A4 - 32
3rd Maidenhead Angling Supplies - 25