Russell Shipton
New 2016 signing!
D.O.B.: 18/09/1963

From: Kent, UK

Year Started Angling: 1970

Sponsored By Middy: September 2016

Favourite Commercial Venue: The Glebe

Favourite Natural Venue: River Thames

Favourite Method/Style: Feeder fishing up to islands or at distance

Angling Achievements:
- PSUK team winners 3 times; individual 3rd twice and 2nd once
- Whiteacres festival 8th overall
- 26th in 2016 UK Championships
- 2nd team in 2016 ACA Masters

Biggest Match Weight: 331lbs; Tylers Common on Willows Lake

Favourite Middy Item: XZ65-2 pole - "It's so responsive and very stiff. Definitely helps you hit more bites."

Angling Ambitions: "To continue to improve and compete at the highest level possible."


Jordan Hall
U23 Gold [ VIEW ]

Lee Thornton
Fish'O'Mania Runner Up [ VIEW ]

Dale Calvert
Biggest Match Weight:
418lbs 8oz
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Craig Goldstraw
Heronbrook Spring League Winner x2 [ VIEW ]

Chris Cameron
Match This Champion 2014 [ VIEW ]

Davie Corcoran
Scottish League of Champions Winner [ VIEW ]

Lee Werrett
Manor Farm League Winner [ VIEW ]

Steve Haywood
Winter League Champion [ VIEW ]

Andrew Quarmby
Match Team Cup Winner 2013 [ VIEW ]

Joe Oakes
Winter League Winner [ VIEW ]

Pete Warren
Name speaks for itself... [ VIEW ]

Ashley Clements
Match Team Cup Winner 2012 [ VIEW ]

James Thirkill
Junior Nationals Winner [ VIEW ]

Thomas Mille
French Team Champs Winner [ VIEW ]