To be held on the Shropshire Union Canal at Church Eaton in Staffordshire, ST20 0BB on Sunday 15th September 2019.
HQ: The Royal Oak, High Street, Church Eaton, Staffordshire, ST20 0AJ. Additional car park will be signposted on the morning.
The AT & CRT National Junior Individual Canal Championship, sponsored by Angling Direct is organised by the Canal & River Trust, Angling Trust and the Izaak Walton (Stafford) Anglers Association. The competition aims to show young anglers how prolific the nation’s canals can be, whilst giving them the chance to show off their skills alongside other like-minded young people, to compete to be crowned as a UK champion angler.
This year there are three categories:
- the Cadet event is open to competitors aged 8 & 9 years old on the day of the competition.
- the Junior event is open to competitors aged between 10 and 15 years old on the day of the competition.
- the Youth event is open competitors aged between 16 to 18 years old on the day of the competition.
Junior Team Pairs (Entry is limited to those 10 to 15 years old on the day & they must have entered into the individual junior match). Entries for the Pairs will be taken on the morning of the event.
Entry fee is £5.00, which will be refunded with an Angling Direct voucher at the prize presentation. Everyone taking part gets an Angling Direct goodie bag, plus medal or trophy. There will be no refunds for no shows.
The event will be broadcast on Facebook live so you can share your catch with your friends!Junior & Youth Canal Championship Rules 2019
Pegs are limited and will be allocated on a first-come, first-served basis.
Juniors & Youth
Draw from 10.00am
Fishing: 12.00pm - 4.00pm
Draw from 11.00am
Fishing: 12.30pm - 3.30pm
Prize presentation: 5.00pm
You will receive your ticket via the email address you provide. This ticket must be printed, and then presented on the day to the organiser.
Closing date for entries: Friday 6th September 2019 3.30pm
For general enquiries and for arranging a practise session with a Let's Fish coach, please contact Peter Henery - firstname.lastname@example.org or 07775 650 359
By purchasing a ticket, the parent/guardian consents that the competitor (if under age 18) has permission to take part in the Championship.
The Angling Trust may be taking photographs and/or recorded images of the competitors for use in publicity documents, press releases, and other materials. If you do not wish the competitor to participate in these, please submit in writing to Sandra.Johnson@AnglingTrust.Net