Competitions will be open to paid up members only

We will fish 14 fly competitions as per the programme below. Competitors’ best 10 competitions will count towards team etc selection for 2023 events
Anglers who qualify for team selection in 2022 will be eligible to compete in relevant events during season 2023 (Inter-county, Airflo, SANACC)

click here to download and print Fly Competitions for 2022

click here to download and print a Competition table for you to keep record of your own scores (As per the old printed programme)


To view the Competition report and full result click link on the competition number and date

1. Sunday 1st May - Swannay - Highland Park Trophy for the Heaviest Basket and The Gordon Grant Memorial Trophy for Heaviest Fish – 12.00 (noon) - 6.00pm.
Weigh-in 6.00pm - 6.45pm at the site hut.

2. Sunday 8th May - Harray – Bullen Cup (Kirkwall v Stromness) – 11.00am – 5.00pm Fished on average aggregate of team.
Weigh in 5.00pm – 6.00pm at the site hut. (11 inch limit)

3. Tuesday 24th May - Stenness – Peter Miller Memorial Trophy - 6.30pm – 10.30pm
Weigh in 10.30pm – 11.15pm at the site hut.

4. Sunday 29th May Cancelled and rescheduled for Saturday 27th. August- Harray – Walter Leask Cup - 09.00am – 3.00pm
Weigh in 3.00pm – 4.00pm at the site hut. (11 inch limit)

5. Thursday 9th June – Hundland – Walter Lennie Cup. 6.30pm – 10.30pm.
Weigh in 10.30pm – 11.15pm at the site hut.

6. Saturday 18th June Cancelled and rescheduled for Sunday 31st. July- Boardhouse – Midnight Cup – 6.00pm – 11pm
Weigh in 11pm to midnight at the site hut.

7. Tuesday 28th June - Cancelled and rescheduled to Thursday 30th. June – Eunson Cup – 6.30pm – 10.30pm
Weigh in 10.30pm – 11.30pm at the site hut. (11 inch limit)

8. Sunday 3rd July - Boardhouse – Tommy Thomson Trophy – 10.00am –4.00pm
Weigh in 4.00pm – 4.45pm at the site hut.

9. Sunday 17th July - Boardhouse – Willie Windwick Cup – 11.00am – 5.00pm
Weigh in 5.00pm – 5.45pm at the site hut. Draw for partners.

10. Thursday 28th July - Harray – Ferryloupers Trophy - 6.30pm – 10.30pm
Fished on average aggregate of team. Weigh in 10.30pm – 11.30pm at the site hut. (11 inch limit)
NOTE: Ferryloupers to include locals not born in Orkney

11. Wednesday 3rd August - Boardhouse – Smithfield Shield – 6.30pm – 10.30pm
Weigh in 10.30pm – 11.15pm at the site hut.

12. Tuesday 16th August - Swannay – W S Sinclair Cup - 6.00pm – 10.00pm
Weigh in 10.00pm – 10.45pm at the site hut.

13. Sunday 21st August - Harray – Merkister Cup - 10.00am – 4.00pm
Weigh in 4.00pm – 5.00pm at the site hut. (11 inch limit)

14. Rescheduled for Sunday 28th August - Any Loch – Alan Findlay Cup. Anglers have the choice of Harray, Boardhouse, Stenness, Swannay or Hundland 10.00am – 4.00pm. Weigh in 4.00pm – 5.00pm 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 15th May; Sunday 26th June; Sunday 31st July; Saturday 27th August (if needed then the Any Loch moves to Sunday the 28th of August)

Midweek cancelled competitions rescheduled dates – Thursday 26th May, Thursday 30th June; Tuesday 9th August; Thursday 18th August.


4th – 5th June - Inter-County, Orkney vs Shetland. To be held in Orkney

Saturday 30th July - 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 28th July (11 inch limit)



All competitions must be fished in accordance with the Association’s COVID rules.

Weigh-in  Anglers are to line up keeping socially distanced (1m) for the weigh-in.

Weigh in will take place inside the site hut. Anglers are to drop off their basin at the site door and then to step back. The designated trout measurer will check all trout and then hand over to the weigher & recorder.

Weighed trout to then be placed back into the basin for the angler to pick up at the door once the measurer has removed themselves.

Volunteers assisting with the weigh-in to wear face masks.

Post weigh-in Scales are to be wiped down and table cleaned by weigh-in volunteers. Gloves and wipes to be placed in the bins.

Results – Anglers are to remain socially distanced while waiting for the results.

Competitor list – We will have a list of those taking part in the competition after the weigh-in