Garry Evans

Seamaster Information


NAME & CLUB L1 L2 L3 L4 L5 L6 L7 L8 L9 L10 TL PTS
ANDREW HUTCHINGS  GEMT 20   15               35
DANIEL CRUMP HOLTON ROAD ANGLING 15   18               33
BEN DAVIES  THE VALE TEAM 16   14               30
PHIL GEORGE  GEMT     11 16             27
CHRIS JENKINS TEAM SUKMA 14   12               26
RORY JENKINS  PMS 19   4               23
STEVE GRIFFITHS  GEWNT       20             20
ROY TAPPER  SWMT   15   5             20
ADAM FARMER  PENARTH     20               20
DESLEY JOHN  N/C   20                 20
CYRIL GROSS  GEMT       19             19
BARRY OWEN  GWENT     19               19
WILLIAM DAVIES  N/C   19                 19
DAI LOADER  GWENT       18             18
RICHARD POOLE  GWENT     5 13             18
MIKE MATHER  GWENT 10     8             18
SIMON REYNOLDS  N/C   18                 18
WAYNE TAYPOR  SEAVIEW LADS 18                   18
JOHN LITTLE  DOW       17             17
CHRIS READ  GEMT     17               17
STEVE PHILLIPS  N/C    17                 17
STEVE TUCKER  N/C 17                   17
NIGEL PUTBRACE  N/C     16               16
DARREN GRIFFITHS  N/C   16                 16
SALLY OWEN  COUNTRY STORES       15             15
JUSTIN BIRD  GWENT     6 9             15
JOSEPH GAMLIN  N/C       14             14
ANDREW WITHEY  TEAM SAKUMA 2 3 9               14
CAI REES  SWANSEA   14                 14
JOE ARCH  SWMT     13               13
PETER EVANS  SWANSEA   13                 13
IAN JONES PENYGRAIG  SAC 13                   13
LEE BRIMFIELD   NEWPORT       12             12
J.GALLIVAN  SEAVIEW LADS, 12                   12
SHANE REES  JNR  N/C   11.5                 11.5
GARETH CARPENTRER  JNR N/C   11.5                 11.5
TERRY HORSEFIELD   NEWPORT       11             11
LEE JONES  HOLTON ROAD 11                   11
CRAIG MADDOX  GWENT     10               10
BARRY JOHNSON  N/C   10                 10
CHRIS GARNER  PENARTH       10             10
JASAN WHITEHOUSE  N/C   9                 9
CHRIS STEPHENS ROCK HOPPERS 9                   9
KARL THOMSON  N/C     8               8
LEE NORRIS  N/C 8                   8
MARK HARRISON  JNR  N/C   7.5                 7.5
CARL CAMPION  JNR  N/C   7.5                 7.5
GERALD JOHN  GEMT       7             7
CHRIS EQUALL  SWMM     7               7
MIKE LANGFORD  SEA VIEW LADS 7                   7
CLAIRE LOADER       6             6
STEVE SMYTH  GEMT 5   1               6
JOHN GRIFFITHS RVSAC   6                 6
LEVI DRAPER  JNR N/C   5                 5
T YOUNG  N/C       4             4
ANDREW WILCOX  N/C   4                 4
DAVE WEST  DOW CORNING 4                   4
DVEI HEMMING GWENT       3             3
DAI DAVIES SWANSEA     3               3
STEVE ROBERTS  SWMT 3                   3
RICHARD HOPKINS  N/C     2               2
TOM DREW  N/C   2                 2
ALAN PRICE  N/C   1                 1
DAVE HARDING  N/C 1                   1


A very good turn out of 130 anglers for the first of the 2017 Garry Evans Seamaster legs. Only 18 people weighed in fish.

1st was 50 year old security guard Steve Griffiths from Pontypridd who fishes for Gwent SAC. He was fishing at the lighthouse end of there match and caught 2 conger reels for 3.24 kilos. Steve won £300 cash donated by the host club and £65 pool money.

2nd was Ely based angler and past Seamaster Champion Cyril Cross. Cyril who runs his own  property maintenance business and fishes for the Garry Evans Match Team, had a bass and dover sole for 3.15 kilos. He was fishing at the river end of the venue and won £100 cash donated by Family Finance LTD and £65 pool money.

3rd was Local Builder Dai Loader from Newport with a thornback ray of 2.1 kilos. Dai won a £50 tackle voucher donated by Cwmbran Angling.

4th was Barry based angler John Little with a conger reel of 1.28 kilos. He won a Avocet Continental donated by Garry Evans of Newport and Cardiff.

5th was Phil George from Cardiff with 5 silver eels for 1.19 kilos. Phil won a Cinnetic Cyclone reel also donated by Garry Evans.

The remaining points winners are in the the attached document.

Left to right,  Steve Griffiths, Dai Loader and Cyril Cross


Garry Evans Seamaster Legs Dates 2017

Contact Steve Chadwick 02920794954.






Gwent SAC

9th April

St Brides



County Stores

30th April

Llantwit Major



Newport SAC

14th May

St Brides



Smooth Hound Festival

6th August



County Stores

20th August

Llantwit Major



3rd  September



Barry Festival/Garry Evans Seamaster Final

8th October

Cold Knap & Porthkerry


Welsh Flounder Championships

29th October

Lougher Estuary


Penarth SAC

12th November



East Region WFSA  Open            

10th  December

Cardiff Foreshore


East Region Shore League Venues & Dates 2017.

Additional Penn League qualifier of interest.(not Seamaster Qualifier Leg)

AnyfishAnywhere Pegged Match

29/30th September






Barry Angling Festival top 5.

(30th anniversary).

1st was Quantity Surveyor Andrew Hutchings from Cardiff who fishes from the Garry Evans Match Team He was fishing at Rhoose Point with 8.55 kilos made up from 2 conger eels and a dog fish. One of the  eels was 6.39 kilos (see photo 1 and 3 attached ). Andrew won £500 cash plus £118 pool for the heaviest bag of fish.

2nd was Construction Manger Rory Jenkins from Tonyrefail who fishes for Team Sakuma. Rory was fishing at Cold Knap Point ( alongside me ). He weighed in 7.20 kilos consisting of 3 conger eels and a dog fish. He picked up £250.

3rd was rigger Wayne Talyor from Barry fishing of Seaview Lads. Wayne weighed in 6.53 kilos consisting of 4 conger eels and a pouting. He won a Anyfish Anywhere beach caster donated by Julian Shambrook.

4th was Steve Tucker from Swansea with 5.69 kilos consisting of a conger eel, pouting and a rockling. He won a Bob Radman Head Lamp.

5th was Ben Davies from Barry with 5.44 kilos made up of a conger eel and a poor cod. He won a continental Shakespeare beach caster.

The remaining top twenty are contained in the attached Seamaster points document.

The Junior winner was 12 year old Owen Harding who attends Stanwell Road school in Penarth. He weighed in a potting for 0.35 kilos. Owen won  a beach caster a fixed spool reel donated by Mike Miles Penarth Road Angling Supplies.

The best pouting pool was won by Mike Langford from Barry with a fish of 0.4 kilos. He won £116.

Garry Evans Seamaster final result 2015/16.

1st was Andrew Hutchings, this is the second time he has won the title. He picked up a £250 Tackle Voucher.

2nd was Chris Jenkins fishing for Team Sakuma with 4.4 kilos consisting of 3 dog fish and a conger eel. He won a £150 Tackle Voucher.

3rd was Steve Smyth fishing for the Garry Evans Match team with 2.97 kilos consisting of 2 pouting and a conger. He won a £100 Tackle Voucher.

left to right, Chris Jenkins, Garry Evans, Andrew Hutchings and Steve Smyth.

A big thank you to Garry Evans Fishing Tackle for donating the above tackle vouchers. And to Andrew Hawksley  who works for Garry Evans for helping to obtain the items in the main prize list.

Also to all the other sponsors who have supported the event over the years