Norfolk Van Sales River Yare Pairs Championship July 10th Steve Clark and Paul Abbott take the Honours

by | Jul 12, 2022 | 0 comments

Thirty Pairs travelled from across the country to contest the Norfolk Van Sales River yare Pairs Championship. They were greeted with bright sunshine and very hot temperatures, thankfully after a couple of hours a breeze developed to cool them down.

Yare regulars Paul Abbott and Steve Clark pulled off the win with a perfect score of two section wins, Paul with 12lbs 8oz from peg 163 and Steve with 9lbs 12oz from peg 68.

The runners up and third spots were equal on section points and were separated by only 8 ounces.

Runners up with a section win and a section second (3points) were Dave Reeve (section win) and Barry Rogers (section second) with a combined weight of 14lbs 12oz.

In third spot also with three points were brothers Robert (section second) and Glen (section win) with a combined weight of 14lbs 4oz.

Fourth and fifth places were equal on 4 section points and separated by weight.

Fourth place went to Martin Caldecoat and Craig (Scrappy) Nichols with two section seconds each (4 points) and a combined weight of 18lbs 7oz.

Fifth place went to event sponsor Simon Smith and Kye Jerome again on 4 points but with a lower combined weight of 16lbs 4oz.

Section Winners

Pegs 61-71 Steve Clarke 9lbs 12oz

Pegs 85-96 Andy Meade 11lbs 3oz

Pegs 116-126 Dave Reeve 8lbs 14oz

Pegs 138-147 Simon Smith 9lbs 1oz

Pegs 148-157 Glen Hubbard 5lbs 8oz

Pegs 159-167 Paul Abbott 12lbs 8oz

Full Result Below

Many thanks to Simon Smith of Norfolk Van Sales for his continued support of this event.

Norfolk Van Sales, The Street, Marham, Norfolk, PE33 9JP

Tel Simon Smith 01760444015