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AT & CRT Canal Pairs Championship Grand Union Canal, Foxton

12th August 2018

AT & CRT Canal Pairs Championship 2018

Open to competitors aged 18 & above on the day of the match

Entry fee £40.00 per pair per qualifier

Optional £10.00 pools payment per competitor, payable on the day of the qualifier/s

Max number of pairs per qualifier: 50

Prize money for the winning pair from each qualifier is payable from entry fees. (£4.00 per competing pair paid out to the winning pair on each qualifier heat. This is dependent to a sell out of the qualifiers. Up to £200 if a 50 peg qualifier is sold out, otherwise the prize money is proportioned accordingly based on entries per qualifier.

Final to be held on Saturday 20th October 2018 on Staffordshire & Worcester Canal / Trent & Mersey Canal.
To take part in the Final you must be a member of the Angling Trust or a Friend of the Canal & River Trust.
Join the Angling Trust here:
Please note: In accordance with local rules Bloodworm & Joker will not be allowed in the Final.

The structure for qualifying pairs for 2018 is as below:
0-5 entries – Qualifier will be cancelled
6-10 pairs entered - 1 qualifying pair go through to the final
11-20 pairs entered - 2 qualifying pairs go through to the final
21-25 pairs entered - 3 qualifying pairs go through to the final
26-30 pairs entered - 4 qualifying pairs go through to the final
31-35 pairs entered - 5 qualifying pairs go through to the final
36 & over pairs entered - 6 qualifying pairs go through to the final

If figures fall short of the anticipated anglers in the grand final then the fastest loosing pair from each qualifier will go into a hat to enable the AT & CRT organising committee to draw pairs that will be going into the final event.

The results of the Pairs Championship shall be determinded on a points system.

If a pair cannot attend the final they must notify the Angling Trust providing two weeks notice prior to the final date. If a pair can't fish the final then their place will be given to the next qualifying pair from their qualifier.

Cancellation/Refunds: Please note: If you wish to cancel a ticket, please inform by email, and include your name, the name of the qualifier you would like to cancel, your membership number & post code. We require 7 days notice prior to the qualifier in order to process a refund. Any notification outside of this time scale will not be entitled to receive a refund. Please note: There is no secondary market for the sale or transfer of any tickets.


In previous years the format for Canal Pairs has always been Angler A & Angler B. Due to constraints on the booking system, for 2018 we will be using the format Anger 1 & Angler 2.

Please enter Angler A as Team Member 1 and Angler B as Team Member 2 in the form on the next page. Make sure that you enter this correctly before submitting your entry as this will be how the tickets come through to you and we are unable to transfer pairs across qualifiers, or swap team members around. Please note that there are no reserve lists for 2018.

Your ticket will show Mem: 1 for Angler A & Mem: 2 for Angler B.

Please do not enter a Team Captain or Team Name as they are not relevant to the Canal Pairs competition.


AT & CRT Canal Pairs Championship Rules

Ticket Information

Qualifier: Grand Union Canal, Foxton

HQ: Coach & Horses, 54 Main Street, Lubenham, Market Harborough, Leicestershire, LE16 9TF
Breakfasts available from 7.30am

Draw: Draw from 8.00am

Fishing: 10.30am - 3.30pm

Organiser: Ivor Stokes

Local Rules: Bloodworm banned. Pike & zander do not count. Zander must NOT be returned.
AT & CRT Canal Pairs rules apply

Overview of Canal: Prolific stretch of Grand Union Canal with roach, skimmers, gudgeon, and perch being the main species. Double figure weight to win, 4-6lbs as good as backing weights.

Online ticket sales close Wednesday 8th August 2018 3:30pm for this qualifier.

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HQ: Coach & Horses,
54 Main Street, Lubenham,
Market Harborough, Leicestershire, LE16 9TF

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