5th Family Crabbing Competition Pictures

The 5th Family Crabbing Competition that takes place on the PromenadePark each year was postponed on Saturday due to the heavy rain.  Instead it took place on the Sunday with 30 happy crabbers taking part.  The aim of the competition is to catch the heaviest green shore crab. 

The winner for the children’s category and took home the “Crabbing of the Year” trophy and a £15 Gift Card was Olivia Knights, 11.  She managed to catch a crab weighing in at a massive 68g.  In second place was to Lia Heigham,13 who caught a 56g crab and in third place was Emily McLeod,6 who caught a 51g crab.

The overall winner for the adult category who takes home the Adults Crabbing Trophy was William Nicholas, his crab weight in at 38g.  All of the results are available here

 

NewspaperMaldon Standard –  28/8/13

essex chronicleEssex Chronicle – 29/8/13

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