Welcome to Lyme Regis Sea Angling Club. We are a family friendly sea fishing club based in the beautiful Dorset town of Lyme Regis. We run competitions and matches throughout the year for both adults and juniors. These are a great place to learn to fish, as well as get tips and advice from the more experienced anglers. Club members get a 10% discount on tackle and supplies from The Tackle Box shop, as well as a reduced fee on participating charter boats on competition days.
Allan "Bumper" Nation with new Club Record White Sturgeon
Whilst sea fishing off Vancouver, Canada, "Bumper" caught this White Sturgeon in the Fraser River. The fish measured 8 feet from nose to tail and had a girth of 39 inches. Its weight was calculated at 280lbs at its age was estimated at 85 years.It took 35 minutes for the fish to be brought to the shore.
All Sturgeon caught were checked for electronic tagging before being released safely back to the water.
This is the first time that a member has caught a fish that is older and weighs more than the angler themselves!!!
Barry Moore with 135lb White Sturgeon
Barry Moore whilst sea fishing in Vancouver, Canada caught this 6ft. 2ins. White Sturgeon in the Fraser River. The fish weighed in at 135lbs. This was one of six fish caught with a total weight of 715lbs in a six hour period.
Ryan Male Junior record Pouting
Ryan with a Pouting of 436gms that broke the junior shore caught record. He caught this whilst fishing during September's senior shore league match.
Ollie Male Season's Best Shore caught Cod
Ollie Male with a season's best shore caught Cod of 5lbs 10ozs caught off the Chesil Beach
Join up today!
You can join the club at any time during the year. Annual membership (from 1st January 2016) is £12 for adults, £6 for OAPs and Juniors £3. To join, simply pop into The Tackle Box shop in Marine Parade, Lyme Regis, or complete your form and contact the club secretary, Steve Sweet on 01297 445949 or 07836 591084.
What to do if you catch a specimen fish?
Adult 100%+ and Junior 50%+ specimen catches can be entered into award schemes with the Wyvern Regional Divisional Awards and the National Angling Trust Awards. And the good news is that we will do all the hard work for you! Read more…