VOTE NOW in the 2011 National Angling Awards!

THE biggest ever vote undertaken in the history of the angling will decide fishing’s most debated question’s… who is the  ‘Greatest Angler of all-time’? ‘What’s the nation’s favourite bait’? and ‘The best innovation of 2011’? There’s seventeen categories in total, listed below.

Angling Times has teamed up with the sport’s biggest website’s - representing over half a million UK fishermen – for the National Angling Awards. The awards will be revealed in Angling Times Christmas Special issue on Tuesday, December 13 – a bumper edition featuring two free gifts.

AT editor Richard Lee said: “By working with established websites we are able to unite fishing and give the whole sport the chance to voice their opinions. The results of these awards will carry real significance with the questions placed in front of over half a million fishing fanatics. It is a project we hope to nurture and grow into an annual project.”

Anglers can vote for whichever name, product or event they want – however, a short-list of leading contenders has be drawn up to assist with the voting process.

Voting will take place through Angling Times; here on; and with our partners at;;

Voting takes only seconds and closes at midnight on December 4th – so have your say NOW!

Full category list:

Greatest Angler Ever
Angler of the Year 2011
Team of the Year
Stillwater of the Year
River of the Year
Innovation of the Year
Pole of the Year 2011 (-£500)
Pole of the Year 2011 (£501-£1000)
Flagship Pole of the Year
Float Reel of the Year 2011
Feeder Reel of the Year 2011
Carp Reel of the Year 2011
Float Rod of the Year 2011
Feeder Rod of the Year 2011
Carp Rod of the Year 2011
Bait of the Year 2011
Catch of the Year 2011