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OTF Competition Programme 2017

1. Sunday 30th April - Swannay - Highland Park Trophy for the Heaviest Basket and The Gordon               Grant Memorial Trophy for Heaviest Fish - 12noon - 6.00 pm
Weigh-in 6.00 pm  - 6.45 pm at site hut

2. Sunday 7th May- Harray – Bullen Cup (Kirkwall v Stromness) - 11am – 5pm. Fished on
average aggregate of team. Weigh in 5pm – 6pm at Site Hut (11 inch limit)

3. Thursday 18th May - Harray – Ferryloupers Trophy - 6.30pm – 10.30pm
Fished on average aggregate of team. Weigh in 10.30pm – 11.30pm at Site Hut (11 inch limit)
NOTE: Ferryloupers to include locals not born in Orkney

4. Tuesday 30th May - Stenness – Peter Miller Memorial Trophy - 6.30pm – 10.30pm
Weigh in 10.30pm – 11.15pm at Site Hut

5. Sunday 4th June- Harray - Merkister Cup – 10.00am - 4.00pm
Weigh in 4.00pm – 5.00pm Site Hut (11 inch limit)

6. Saturday 17th June - Boardhouse – Midnight Cup - 7pm – 12 midnight
Weigh in midnight – 00.45 at the Site Hut

7. Thursday 22nd June – Hundland – Walter Lennie Cup. 6.30pm – 10.30pm. Weigh in 10.30pm – 11.15pm at site hut.

8. Sunday 2nd July - Swannay – Eunson Cup - 11.00am – 5.00pm
Weigh in 5pm – 5.45pm at the Site Hut

9. Sunday 9th July - Harray – Tommy Thomson Trophy - 7am – 1pm
Weigh in 1pm – 2pm at Site Hut (11 inch limit)

10. Tuesday 18th July - Boardhouse – W S Sinclair Cup - 6.30pm – 10.30pm
Weigh in 10.30pm – 11.15pm at Site Hut

11. Sunday 23rd July - Boardhouse – Walter Leask Cup -10am – 4pm
Weigh in 4pm – 4.45pm at Site Hut

12. Tuesday 1st August - Harray – Willie Windwick Cup - 6.00pm – 10.00pm
Weigh in 10.00pm – 11.00pm at Site Hut (11 inch limit)

13. Sunday 20th August - Boardhouse – Smithfield Shield - 10.00am – 4.00pm
Weigh in 4.00pm – 4.45pm at Site Hut

14. Saturday 26th August - Any Loch – Alan Findlay Cup. Anglers have the choice of Harray, Boardhouse, Stenness, Swannay or Hundland 11am – 5pm. Weigh in 5pm – 6pm at the Harray site hut. (10 inch limit all lochs other than Harray where an 11 inch will apply)

Cancelled Competitions:   In the event of any fly competition having to be cancelled, the next available date below shall apply.  Rescheduled competitions shall be fished on the same venue for the same duration.
Weekend competition rescheduled dates – Sunday 28th May; Sunday 25th June; Sunday 6th August; Saturday 26th August. In the event that the latter date is required, the Any Loch competition will be fished on Sunday 27th August.
Midweek cancelled competitions rescheduled dates – Tuesday 4th July; Tuesday 25th July; Tuesday 8th August.


Junior Event – Loch of Kirbister – Saturday 24th June – Details to be confirmed on the OTFA website. In the event of cancellation, this event will take place on Saturday 8th July.

Saturday 10th and Sunday 11th June - Inter-County, Orkney v Shetland. To be held in Orkney, full details later.  

Saturday 5th August - Harray – Ladies Cup and the W & C Stanger Cup (Mixed Pairs) 2pm – 5pm Weigh in at the Merkister Hotel followed by supper. Entry fee £12.00 per couple, meal inclusive. Names in by Thursday 3rd August (11 inch limit)