The SACGB hold a 3 day shark angling festival each year from the port of Looe. The event is normally held during the month of July.
The draw to see which boat each competitor will fish from each day is held on the Tuesday evening. The competition takes place on the Wednesday, Thursday and Friday. The dates for 2019 are,
Draw – evening of the 2nd July in Looe Social Club
Fishing – 3rd, 4th and 5th July
Presentation – evening of the 5th July in the Looe Social Club
There are prizes for the:
1. Biggest shark (calculated estimated weight)
2. Runner up to biggest shark (calculated estimated weight)
3. Third place to biggest shark (calculated estimated weight)
4. Most sharks 0ver the three days
5. Most cumulative calculated estimated weight over the three days
All sharks are released
Dinner & Trophy Presentation
The season starts on the 1st October and ends on the 30th September each year. Throughout the season members compete for a number of trophies. These and other awards are presented at the annual dinner & trophy presentation normally held in October.
The date for 2018 is the 27th October and it will be held in the Portbyhan Hotel, Looe
Annual General Meeting
Each year the SACGB hold an AGM which has an open invitation to all members of the club. This is normally held during the July Festival on the Thursday.
At the meeting officers of the club are appointed, rule and process changes ratified and other business discussed as appropriate
The date for 2019 is the 4th July in the evening at the Looe Social Club