The Sharky Martin Shield


For the best shark of the season, caught and released in British Waters by a member of age 65 or over.

The trophy was donated by Martin Shipp, better known to his friends as “Sharky Martin” in 2018.



Year Name Species Estimated Weight
2023 William Whistance Porbeagle 405lb
2022 Ian King Porbeagle 150lb
2021 Ian King Porbeagle 400lb
2020 Brian Copeland Blue 99.6lb
2019 Danny Vokins Thresher 400lb