Cofton Cup Fishing Competition

Do you have what it takes to land the top prize? We’ve launched the Cofton Cup Fishing Competition to find the most skilful anglers at Cofton. This fishing competition will be contested across 4 days, Monday 17th through to Thursday 20th September 2018

£1000 in prize money is on offer. The winner will get their name etched on to the cup and pick up a cool £500 in prize money. 2nd place receives £250, 3rd place £150, and 4th place £100 completing the prize pot.

Entry to the Cofton Cup is only open to guests staying at the park and a £30 entry fee will need to be paid with your booking. Places are limited to 45 anglers. There are 3 qualifying heats, each with a maximum capacity of 15 anglers. You will need to select the qualifying match you would like to fish subject to availability with your booking.

All matches will take place on our Mamhead Match Lake which has seen significant restocking in 2017. Matches will be 5 hours long with all matches (including qualifying and the final) being fished from 14:00 until 19:00. Prize giving presentation will be held in The Swan Inn at 21:00 on the Thursday.

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Please read Full terms and Conditions before booking.

Terms and conditions

  • The Cofton Cup is a 4 day event taking place from Monday 17th through to Thursday 20th September 2018.
  • There are 3 qualifying heats, with a maximum of 15 anglers per heat. The top 5 from each heat will qualify for the final.
  • All qualifying matches will start at 2pm and finish at 7pm. Pegs to be drawn at 12.30pm.
  • The final will take place on Thursday 20th September, with the 15 qualified anglers contesting for both the cup and prize money.
  • £30.00 entry fee per angler.
  • A valid fishing permit is also required.
  • Anglers can only enter one qualifying competition.
  • The presentation will take place at 9pm on Thursday 20th September in The Swan Inn.
  • Match ticket to be paid on booking along with preferred qualifying date (subject to availability) marked on booking form.
  • Entry is strictly reserved for guests with valid Cofton Holidays booking.
  • This competition is for over 18’s only.
  • All entrants agree to adhere to the Cofton Match Rules
  • Only carp safe keep nets to be used. Any carp heavier than 10lb to be recorded by an official and returned, max of 50lb per net.

Download the Cofton Cup Booking Form here

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