Taking Place 20-27 of October is the World’s Premiere Angling Event, right here in North Wales

The Welsh Federation of Sea Anglers expressed an interest to the Federation Internationale de Peche Sportive – (The governing body for shore angling) to host the World Shore Angling championships in Wales 2018.

This is an annual event hosted by the Nations Associated with FIPS-Mer. The world governing body for competitive sea angling. It governs a total of 15 different world championships annually across shore boat and big game angling.

This historic event for North Wales will be taking place across Conwy County and the North Coast of Wales. This includes the sites of Pensarn Sands, Rhos on Sea, Llandudno’s North Shore and West Shore, Pen Maenmawr and Llanfairfechan. Event Headquarters will be on St. George’s Crescent in Llandudno town, right in the middle of the stretch of coastline.

The Welsh Coastline is home to a stunning array of award winning beaches of spectacular beauty and prominence in the whole of the UK. The event is great exposure for North WAles when it comes to marine and angling culture. It means that teams from all over the globe will come together in order to participate in not only the competition, but also the angling and fishing maritime culture that is such an integral part of Wales’ culture.

The timing for Wales playing host to this event couldn’t have come better, as it coincides with 2018: Wales’ ‘The Year of the Sea’.

The WSAC promises to be a popular event, and features Men and Ladies teams from Wales, England, France, Germany, Gibraltar, Greece, Ireland, Italy, Holland, Portugal, Scotland, Tunisia, Morocco, Paraguay, Poland, South Africa, Spain, Belgium, Brazil and Croatia. If you are interested in spectating this exciting event you can find more here:

This is a really good opportunity for lovers of angling, seaside and wales in general to come to the area and see the glorious north wales bays full of professional fisherman doing what they do best.


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