Have a go at fishing at The Canal & River Trust’s National Celebration of Young People and Fishing 2022
HELD EVERY YEAR ON THE THIRD WEEKEND OF SEPTEMBER AND RUN IN PARTNERSHIP WITH ANGLING TRUST, IS THE UK’S LARGEST NATIONAL CELEBRATION OF YOUNG PEOPLES’ FISHING. THE AIM IS TO MAKE SURE PARTICIPANTS HAVE A FUN DAY, LAND A FEW FISH, LEARN SOMETHING NEW, MEET NEW FRIENDS AND END UP BEING INSPIRED TO COME BACK TO THE NATIONS WATERWAYS TIME AND TIME AGAIN.
Winning a prize or being crowned champion would of course be a dream come true but taking part in this unique occasion is something that every young person aged between 7 and 20 is now able to do.
Cadets (aged 7 to 10 years on the day of the event). Book HERE.
Juniors (aged 11 to 15 on the day of the event). Book HERE.
Youth (aged 16 to 20 on the day of the event). Book HERE.
Full programme information on the Canal & River Trust website HERE.
Taking part in 2022
- The Cadet and Youth events will be held on the Shropshire Union Canal at Shebdon, Staffordshire ST20 0PX on Saturday 17th September.
- The Junior event will be held on the Shropshire Union Canal at Soudley, near Market Drayton, Shropshire TF9 2NB on Sunday 18th September.
- Canal & River Trust will hold an online draw for a fishing peg on the Canal & River Trust Angling Facebook page on the evenings of Wednesday 14th (Cadet and Youth) and Thursday 15th September (Juniors).
This event is run in association with the Canal & River Trust – all the info you need to take place is on the Canal & River Trust website here.