Irish Canal Championships

All Ireland Canal Championships

The National Coarse Fishing Federation of Ireland, All Ireland Canal Championships will take place on the Royal Canal at Enfield, Co Kildare, on April 30th and May 1st.

All anglers are welcome to take part in this event, the longest running series of national championships which attracts anglers from across Ireland and the UK.

Run in association with Royal Enfield CAC, there is an entry fee of €45, with a full payout on the day and a winners trophy up for grabs. The draw for pegs will be held at Mother Hubbard’s, Moyvalley, at 9a.m on the Saturday and fishing is from 11am until 4.30p.m and then from 11a.m until 4p.m on the Sunday.

All anglers are asked to book their place in the competition in advance at…/ncffi-all-ireland-canal-championship/

Under 18’s may compete for the Senior Cup provided they can fish unattended. The Junior All Ireland Canal Championships will take place on May 21st on the Grand Canal at Daingean.

About Michael Behan

Mick is 35 years old and has been an avid fisherman since the age if 11. Growing up beside the Grand Canal in Naas gave him plenty of opportunity to loose himself for days exploring every inch of canal in and around Naas. Other than his passion for the grand canal he feels a real affinity for the Barrow, Shannon & Lough Corrib. He is currently obsessed with catching a Carp on the fly, but still dreams of Tench and Mullet. Mick owns and runs a sign business in Portarlington, Signman Plus (see with his future Father in law Tom. He is a qualified Freshwater Biologist and spends all his free time transfixed by any & every piece of water, including puddles he passes!

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  1. Thanks for the excellent information, it really comes in handy.

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