9th HOBIE FISHING WORLDS AFTCO PRACTICE – PRE-FISH DAY RESULTS & GALLERY

Report

August 10, 2022

The AFTCO, Practice (pre-fish) Day 1 of the 9th Hobie Fishing Worlds started today in idyllic conditions here in Amal Sweden.

Today’s event saw the blessing of the fleet by Jesper Pålsson and the singing of the Swedish National Anthem by Anki Frisk and daughter.

Forty-two anglers from eighteen countries made their way to the kayak launch area before taking off from the Power-Pole start line.

The weather was spot on for fishing with winds in the morning from 4 knots then increasing to 17 knots, later in the afternoon. Sunny skies prevailed after a cloudy start and temperatures hitting 26c (80f) by mind afternoon.

Kristine Fisher, from Team USA was at the top of the ladder by the end of the day, while Manon Rocher from France, Jack Gammie – Team Australia, Janne Koivisto – Finland and Jonathan Chen – Team Australia rounded out the top five.

Today’s Schedule

THURSDAY | 11 AUGUST 2022*

Breakfast at Event Hotel | 6:00am

Registration & Key Tag Allocation at Event Site | 7:00am

Mandatory Morning Briefing at Event Site | 7:30am

RAM MOUNTS Practice – Pre-Fish Day 2 | (session times announced at briefing)

SUPPORTED BY

Daiwa – Power-Pole – Lowrance – AFTCO – Ram Mounts – Hobie Eyewear – NOCQUA – Visit Amal – TourneyX – Rapala – Sportfishing Dalsland – Amals Stadshotel – Hobie Company

Results

RankAngler TOTAL
1Kristine Fischer183
2Manon Rocher132
3Jack Gammie119
4Janne Koivisto117
5Jonathan Chen116
6Jay Wallen113
7Benton Parrott103
8Lars Lundberg101
9Dennis BomBom84
10Johnson Lee83
11Mervin Low83
12Marco Pasquini81
13Tim Percy80
14Simon Morley77
15Ron Champion70
16Ryan Lambert59
17Tony Pettie38
18Richard Ofner37
19David Morris35
20Jose Ferreira34
21Stian Slora29
22Finn Sloth28
23Andrew Death28
24Miguel Garrido24
25Jordan Marshall21
26Miguel Angel Garrido Fornet21
27Amran Alnuaimi0
28Brandon Barton0
29James Darke0
30Francis DiMattina0
31Cullen Dimattina0
32Portner Frederic0
33Felix Frey0
34Florian Linner0
35Steven Pryke0
36Matt Ramey0
37Andrei Sava0
38Torge Schindler0
39David Shanahan0
40Eric Siddiqi0
41Jamie Stevenson0
42Daniël Van Der Post0