Angling spectacular ‘World Angling Games’
This year, coarse, game and sea anglers from more than 60 countries will converge on the historic city of Florence on the 28th August for the opening ceremony of the 3rd edition of the Sport Fishing World Championships.
The Angling Trust, England’s national governing body is affiliated to the World governing body for competition angling and has teams representing England who are taking part in the FIPSed, FIPSmer, FIPSmouche and FIPScasting division of the games at various locations in Italy from 28th August - 4th September.
We are sure that everyone will join Angling Trust in wishing all our teams the very best of luck this year, and we will report on their truimphs in the autumn members magazine.
Sandra Drew, Competitions & Events Manager for Angling Trust said “these teams are the best in England that have been selected to represent their country in one of the most prestigious Championships and all the teams work very hard to get to where they are, putting in numerous hours of practising and dedication each year. I would personally like to offer my best wishes to everyone who is competing in 2011 and also to thank all the sponsors for their help and continued support ”.