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Andy Ainscough starts AWAI  final

Scroll down the page to see full details of the 2017 competition and download an entry form.
change of date for Grafham Water Championship 2017 - full details below

Change AC were crowned 2016 Champions beating off stiff competition from 22 other teams.  Anglers from across Europe fished the prestigious International final on 4 and 5 October 2016.
Read the full story and results for 2016

The top teams that didn't make it through to this year's AWAI final qualified to fish in the brand new Grafham Water Championship which was fished on 1 October. 

Anglian Water Airflo International 2017
We are very grateful to Airflo for the company's continued support 

• Competition for teams of 6 anglers
• Heats on 9 top fisheries
• Based on International Rules
• Welsh, Scottish, Irish and three English qualifying finals
• Tackle prizes in all heats and regional finals (no cash prizes for regional finals)
• Grand International Final & presentation evening at Rutland Water
• Team Trophy and £1500 cash, plus individual medals and tackle prizes for International Winners
• £1000 cash plus individual medals and tackle prizes for runner-up team
• £500 cash plus individual medals and tackle prizes for third place team
• Overseas Team trophy
• Water Aid trophy for the biggest fish
• £1000 Cash Prize for Top Rod from the International 2 Day Final, sponsored by Fulling Mill

Top non qualifying teams invited to the Grafham Water Championship
Team Trophy and £1500 cash for winners
£1000 for runner-up team
£500 cash for third place team
Prize for Best Fish of the Day

Prestigious two day International Final
This will be fished at Rutland Water on 3 and 4 October 2017, culminating in the presentation evening on the final day. Together with our sponsors we will ensure that there is a generous prize and hospitality fund. The silver salver first presented in 1982, the WaterAid trophy (for the biggest fish) and the Overseas Trophy (best placed overseas team) will be presented at our presentation dinner, the best in UK fly-fishing

Entry form and event calendar now available and there are some slight changes to the usual heats.
The entry fee for this match is £150 per team of 6 and this year we are offering a discount of 50% on the entry fee for a second team.
Scottish Heat and Final - will be fished 8 June 2017. There will be a Day session and an Evening session with a maximum of 10 teams per session.
Welsh Heat and Final - will be fished on 13 August at Lyn Brenig for one day only

We look forward to welcoming teams old and new at the friendly heats held throughout the spring and summer at nine top fisheries throughout the UK.

Grafham Water Championship 2017
16 September (practice on 15 September) (Please note change of date)

Entry is by invitation  to top non qualifying teams from the AWAI Regional Finals

• Top non-qualifying teams in each AWAI final, will be invited to compete
• Team Trophy and £1500 cash for the winners
• £1000 for runner-up team
• £500 cash for third place team
• Prize for Best Fish of the Day

Entry Information

All you need to know to enter a team into this friendly competition.
Details of the 2017 competition are published below


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