Team MAP win the River Severn's biggest match team event

Team MAP are rightly celebrating their success after winning top honours at the largest team fishing event to take place on the River Severn this year.

The Bridgenorth Invitational comprises 10 teams of 8 anglers and takes place on the Bridgnorth AS stretch on the stunning Appley Estate upstream of Bridgnorth.

Using a variety of methods, the MAP team, lead by team captain Matt Maginnis  and comprising of Gary Farmer, Dave Foxall, Chris Jones, Kevin Jones, Mark Jones, , Steve Maher, Bob McAulay, put together cracking bags of mixed barbel and chub to claim 75 Points and the Match win.

Team captain Matt Maginnis said "This was a tremendous team performance and the wealth of experience, skill and versatility within the team shone through. To have every team member finish in the top 4 in their sections and particularly on such a tough river is a great achievement."

"The match is superbly run by Rosa and her team and as it's now the only team competition on the River Severn I'm extremely proud to say that MAP are the 'River Severn Team Champs' for 2010!"


1st MAP75 points
2nd Rowley 68 points
3rd Willow Creeek64 points