Club racing towards new fishery

Carrick Angling Club held its annual race night and prizegiving ceremony on Saturday at the Queens Hotel Girvan.

The night was a great success, raising additional funds towards creating a new fishery for Girvan.

There were nine races and a sumptuous buffet before the awards ceremony.

The committee would like to thank sponsors Ultimate Angler, Paddy’s Taxis, Kildonan Country House, Barrhill, Glasgow Angling Centre, Doonfoot Fishings, Milton Fishings and members/guests for their generous donations of raffle prizes.

This year’s winners were: Reservoir spring adult comp: C McKenzie. Junior comp: C Crawford. Colonel Grant Cup: P Ross. McCreath Cup: A McDowell. Dalquarron Cup: J McKie. Reservoir autumn adult comp: J Devlin. Junior comp: L Devlin. Trout away day: C MacKenzie. Pike waway day: J McKie. River away day: R McBride. Dancer away day points: R McBride. First Salmon: P Ross. Heaviest Salmon. M Hornsby. Bipolymer Cup work party away day: A McDowell. Interclub competition Carrick v Drumgrange & Kiers: Girvan leg: S McDermott. Doon Leg: J McKie. Overall winners: Drungrange & Kiers.