Open Matches are held on Brook Lake every Wednesday and Saturday. To book a place on the match call Mal Talbot on 01296 425091.
The entry fee for an open match is £24. Of this £14 is paid out as prize money on the day, £10 is a peg fee.
The matches known as 'The Kamasan Midweeker' and 'The Kamasan Weekender' are sponsored by Kamasan with tackle prizes, generally to the retail value of approximately £70 each match. The Kamasan 'Goodie Bag' is drawn at random at the end of the match.
The draw for all open matches takes place in the formercafe at 8.45 a.m. prompt.
During Winter (Grennwich Mean Time) our matches are fished from 10.00 a.m. until 3.00 p.m. and in Summer (British Summer Time) from 10.00 a.m. until 4.00 p.m.
All anglers are asked to dip their nets in the net dips provided before entering the lake. Once at your peg please stretch your nets on the bank to dry. A whistle will be sounded twice at 9.45 a.m. to signal it is OK to put keep nets into the lake. There will be a single blow of the whistle at 10.00 a.m. to signal the start of the match and a single whistle blow to signal the end of the match.
No floating baits are allowed. The use of any pet food e.g. dog or cat meat is prohibited.