Division One National Championship

Entries to open at a later date to be announced in 2021.

Grand Union Canal, Northampton

Saturday 14th August 2021

The Division One National is a team event, consisting of teams of 10 anglers taking part with up to 10 reserves. Teams for the Division One National Championship are already selected each year via invitation due to promotion status.

To take part in the Division One National Championships clubs/organisations must have affiliated membership of the Angling Trust and all individuals within the teams named on the entry forms must be individual members of the Angling Trust.

Entry fee: £200 (plus optional pools available)
Closure of waters for practice: From 4pm Saturday 31st July 2021 after the Individual National Championship finishes to allow 2 week closure of venue).
Draw: 08:00am
Fishing: 11:00am – 4:00pm (Duration 5 hours)
Licences: All competitors must be in possession of a current Environment Agency Rod Licence. Any competitor reported by the Environment Agency to the resulting team on the day of the match will be disqualified.
Keepnet: Minimum length of 2 metres
Bait bans: No bloodworm & joker . No pellets of any type to be used (this is in accordance with local club rules).
Refreshments: TBC
Eligible fish: All fish caught are eligible for weighing with the exception of Game fish, Pike, Zander & Crustaceans.
Procedures: Before going to the draw all team captains / managers must report to the team registration desk where they will record their teams attendance and any changes to the previously nominated team.
All weighing in, and recording will be carried out by Senior Stewards who will be supplied by the organising club. Therefore no teams will need to provide stewards.