Gordon Swain wins Bessy Beck Troutmasters
Gordon Swain caught 23 trout to win the Trout Fisherman magazine, Troutmasters competition 2017 heat at Bessy Beck today. Second was Iain Scott with 16 trout and third was Tom Clayton with 12 trout.
Gordon was using a intermediate line with bloodworm, and a floating line with a Diwal Bach under an indicator. The weather was windy with rain showers yet fish could be seen feeding on the surface throughout the day.
Gordon will represent Bessy Beck at the Troutmasters final at Draycote Trout fishery on 9th October 2017.