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Fish'O'Mania XXIV Dates Announced


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The Angling Trust and Matchroom Sport have announced the dates for the Fish'O'Mania XXIV qualifiers and final.

Viaduct Fishery in Somerset will host the first qualifier on Wednesday 8th April and the final qualifier will once again be hosted by Lindholme Lakes on Wednesday 21st June.

3,820 tickets will be available to anglers as they try to add their name to the illustrious list of previous winners by taking the prestigious title of Fish'O'Mania winner and scooping a cool £50,000 in the process.

2017 Qualifiers:
1. Wednesday 8th March - Viaduct Fishery, Somerset - 130 pegs, 1 qualifier
2. Saturday 11th March - Heronbrook Fishery, Staffordshire 150 pegs, 1 qualifier
3. Saturday 25th March - Tunnel Barn Farm, Warwickshire 180 pegs, 1 qualifier
4. Sunday 26th March - Colemans Cottage Fishery, Essex 130 pegs, 1 qualifier
5. Saturday 1st April - Viaduct Fishery, Somerset - 130 pegs, 1 qualifier
6. Saturday 8th April - Woodlands View, Worcestershire 150 pegs, 1 qualifier
7. Wednesday 12th April - Monk Lakes, Kent - 150 pegs, 1 qualifier
8. Saturday 15th April - Barford Lakes, Norfolk - 130 pegs, 1 qualifier
9. Wednesday 19th April - Partridge Lakes, Cheshire - 200 pegs, 1 qualifier
10. Saturday 22nd April - Makins Fishery, Warwickshire - 150 pegs, 1 qualifier
11. Saturday 6th May - Tunnel Barn Farm, Warwickshire 180 pegs, 1 qualifier
12. Wednesday 10th May - Monk Lakes, Kent - 150 pegs, 1 qualifier
13. Wednesday 17th May - Lake View, Leicestershire - 130 pegs, 1 qualifier
14. Saturday 20th May - Hallcroft Fishery, Retford - 150 pegs, 1 qualifier
15. Sunday 21st May - Lindholme Lakes, South Yorkshire 200 pegs, 1 qualifier
16. Wednesday 24th May - Messingham Sands, North Lincs - 160 pegs, 1 qualifier
17. Saturday 27th May - Colemans Cottage Fishery, Essex 130 pegs, 1 qualifier
18. Saturday 3rd June - The Oaks Lakes, North Yorkshire - 180 pegs, 1 qualifier
19. Sunday 4th June - Maver Larford Lakes, Worcestershire 130 pegs, 1 qualifier
20. Wednesday 7th June - Boldings, Bridgenorth - 130 pegs, 1 qualifier
21. Saturday 10th June - Woodlands, Thirsk - 150 pegs, 1 qualifier
22. Wednesday 14th June - Partridge Lakes - 200 pegs, 1 qualifier
23. Saturday 17th June - Gold Valley Lakes, Aldershot - 130 pegs, 1 qualifier
24. Wednesday 21st June - Lindholme Lakes, South Yorkshire 300 pegs, 1 qualifier

2017 Final:
Saturday 8th July - Cudmore Fisheries, Staffs

There will be a new online booking system and process in place for Fish'O'Mania XXIV tickets, the new automated system will make it quicker and easier for anglers to apply for tickets.

Tickets will go on sale in February and full details of how to book tickets will be released early January 2017.


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More Information: Corina Smith -

Photo: Pictured above - Andy May Fish'O'Mania XXIII winner - Download HERE

Logo: Fish'O'Mania XXIV - Download HERE

Matchroom Sport are one of the world's leading producers of televised sport and are responsible for over 1,000 hours of original programming across a range of sports including darts, snooker and boxing. Based in the UK and chaired by charismatic founder Barry Hearn, Fish'O'Mania is promoted annually by Matchroom Sport since its inception in 1994.

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