VINCE Shipp was once again triumphant at Ridgway Lakes over the weekend, as his 193lb catch landed top spot in the Saturday Open.

Shipp was miles ahead of his nearest rival, Jamie Dixie, who came second with a 155lb haul, while Adrian Davis managed 136lbs for third.

This coming Sunday, May 4, there are no matches at Ridgway Lakes, meaning day-ticket anglers have the chance to fish at any peg. Tickets are available every day from 7am from the Waterside Cafe.


Saturday Open: 1, Vince Shipp (193lb); 2, Jamie Dixie (155lb); 3, Adrian Davies (136lb); 4, Gabriel Scarba (126lb).

Section wins: Daniel Laing (125lb on red), Laurie Laing (109lb on green).

Intake Club: 1, Art Kemble (158lb, white 3); 2, John Morgan (150lb 12oz, green 4); 3, Alan Clarre (147lb, white 6).

Sections wins: Malcolm Fitzgerald (103lb on white), Fred Parrer (89lb on green).

Wednesday Club: 1, Gary Davies (121lb, white 17); 2, Macca McKay (118lb, white 12); 3, Ian Garnke (111lb, white 10).

Section wins: John Magoo (100lb on blue).