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BIG EELS IN AUGUST 2005 - NICK
Coster caught his personal best
Conger of 85lb and the Ocean
Warrior's biggest eel this year.
He broke the Really Wrecked SAC
club record, which was held by
Stu Arnold at 72lb.
Also on the trip, Ben Eveling
also had a Conger in the 70's,
but after netting the eel in the
boat, the Conger decided to have
a turn and jumped out of the net,
it then shot across the deck at
100 mile an hour and flew
straight out of the scupper. I
hadn't seen anything like it, as
it was gone and could have been
leading their new club record.
They also had a few Cod around
Ben then decided to put a Shark
rod over the side while at anchor
with 2 live Mackerel on a huge
shark hook at approximately 40
foot under the water line. Within
30 to 40 minutes it took off with
a great scream from the reel, we
waited for the 2nd run but it
didn't happen, but I must say it
opened all of our eyes when it
Total amount of eels caught that
day were 16 eels which were all
returned to sea alive.
Matthews nearly had his personal
best eel, this Conger weighed
72lb, 2lb short of his best so
far, but still with me.
Even though, it was still a good
eel and a Silver Medal for
It was quite a battle as the tide
was running hard.
Total catch was 34 eels that day
and all were released.
her first time Conger fishing,
Anita Miller did very well and
caught a few eels, but her
biggest was 70lb. But,
unfortunately she didn't manage
to beat her husband Keith Miller
as he caught a 90lb eel with me
Well done, I hope that she
enjoyed her day.
We are also starting to get some
nice Bream to 4lb now, but you
have to percevere through the
here he is again, Ryan Matthews
with his 65lb Conger, but he did
also catch a 55lb eel on the
He is still going strong, as he
has now had 5 big eels with me so
far this month!!!
What can you say apart from - he
is certainly giving his Dad and
his Grandad a run for their
Well done, Ryan you seem to have
the golden touch and have been
listening to both Dad and Grandad
over the years!! What's
Dave Scannell from Newhaven with
a 4lb Black Bream, which was the
biggest on the day.
They also had Cod and Pollack and
some nice Congers to about 50lb
with 3 juniors aboard catching
some eel's, Bream and Pollack.
They were very well behaved and
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