After the resounding success of the last couple of years, the 21 team Airflo spring Invitational fly fishing competition is back for 2020!!
Once again, it will be held at Rutland Water with dates confirmed as 16th & 17th May 2020.
HOW TO ENTER/QUALIFICATION METHODS
We are just opening up the books on the Airflo Spring Invitational for 2020.
The following teams are invited to the Airflo Spring International on May 16th & 17th 2020; they include last year’s winners the FNF NYMPHOMANIACS, together with qualifiers from the AWAI and the Angling Trust loch style event:
2020 INVITED TEAM LIST
FNF NYMPHOMANIACS, FLASH ATTACK/RES DOGS, PITSFORD PIRATES, ELINOR, GREENWELLS PERSUADERS, DRAYCOTE RIO MASTERS, MENTEITH OSPREYS, NORTHERN DRIFTERS, IB COSTA A, LINTRATHEN FF, WELSH HAWKS, SPOTTY HORS, MUNSTER MAVERICKS, NEILSTON FLY FISHERS, WELSH HAWKS B, RENEGADES, THE FRANCO BELGE’S TEAM, CORRIB HOPPERS, TEAM AIRFLO, CHANGE FF, TEAM VISION
Entry forms will be sent to the above teams. Team captains must confirm that they will be entering by the 15th January 2020. Entry is payable by the 15th of January to confirm the teams place, failure to do so will eliminate the teams guaranteed entry place and this will then be offered to the next team in line from the AWAI or AT competitions.
There is a maximum capacity of only 21 teams and after we have confirmed from the above who is attending, we will open up the other 6 spots for entry on the 1st of February 2020.
Once again the entry fee will be £200 per team; all team members will receive a goody bag including an Airflo fly line and Airflo Baseball cap with a combined RRP of £57.98
- 1stTeam – £1500 Cash, Trophy, Medals, plus tackle prizes
- 2ndTeam – £750 Cash, Medals, plus tackle prizes
- 3rdTeam – £500 Cash, Medals plus tackle prizes
- Top Rod overall – Trophy, plus Airflo fly rod
- Top Rod Day One – Airflo reel
- Top Rod Day Two – Airflo reel
- Biggest Fish Day One
- Biggest Fish Day two
FISHING TIMES (TBC)
Saturday will be fished 10am-6pm and Sunday will be 10am -5pm, after which we will be holding the presentation at the Fishing lodge, complete with a Hog roast.
The event will follow Airflo Anglian Water rules and a copy of these is available HERE.
After the 16 invited teams have been confirmed, 6 spots will be open for general entry from February 1st. Applications are to be made in writing. Details of how to apply will be announced 1st February.
Rutland Water – A truly special venue!