Category: Ian Ward (Speedy)

Speedy finishes off 2017 with a win

Sat 30th December 2017 seen me return to my favourite venue, the Severn in Shrewsbury with the draw God’s being kind and putting me on 75 which at the moment is one of the places to be on the match length. » » Read More…



Speedy on chasing the Riverfest Final

Well no Riverfest final for me I’m afraid but not for the want of trying. My last chance saw me travelling to one of the best river venues in the country the Severn at Sshrewsbury there was great excitement at the draw as the river was in perfect trim and when my hand went in the draw i ended up on peg 84 at the bottom the quarry section. » » Read More…



Speedy so close to the Riverfest Final

Saturday was Riverfest time at Bewdley and out came 105, a peg I’d run to, with two foot of water on but with it so low and clear all I could hope for was a sub section so time to get my head down. » » Read More…



Speedy with another SAMC Open Win

Saturday the 11th February saw me returning to Shrewsbury for the latest SAMC open. My draw put me on 75 below the toll bridge, a good area with an average depth of 11 foot so with this in mind I set up three whips of 6/7/8 metres also a stick float and bolo to be fished just this side of half way. » » Read More…



Speedy keeps up the good form

With the cold weather recently the fish at Shrewsbury have been tightly shoaled up so a good draw was a must for the latest SAMC open and I drew 83 which really put me five pegs below where the fish have been. » » Read More…



Speedy on his latest River Severn Match in Shrewsbury

Saturday 3rd of December saw me at my favourite river venue, the Severn in Shrewsbury. » » Read More…



Speedy on the Severn for Wales in the Home International

Having just representing my country in the home international on the mighty river Severn at Shrewsbury here is my report. » » Read More…



Speedy finishes the season off with some wins

Sorry for the quiet spell but I have been busy on a new kitchen… enough of that and on to my adventures. » » Read More…



Samc open Shrewsbury – 29th January 2016

With the river slightly up and carrying colour my thoughts were it could be a difficult match but I’m pleased to report it fished well. » » Read More…



Riverfest 2015 Final – Speedy Shares his experience

Well the final weekend had arrived and I didn’t get a lot of sleep on the Friday night,( like a kid on Christmas eve). » » Read More…