Draycote at 640acres is a popular competition water, with angling clubs and associations holding their various matches on the water during the year.

We have 34 boats based at Draycote but can if required increase that number to 55 boats by bringing more boats in from our other fisheries.

We can also host bank competitions with enough available bank space for over 100 bank anglers.

Fully Catch & Release Competitions we can provide measuring tubes to enable you to fish a fully catch & release competition.

Group & competition discounts available. Call the lodge for further details 01788 812018

Some of the competitions we have hosted:

Lexus, England Men’s Eliminator , England Ladies Eliminator, AMFC, English Police National, UK Police National, Civil Service, HMRC, Barclays, Army, Scierra Pairs, Scottish Power, Midlands Cup, Water Industry Bank Match.

2017 Competition Dates

27 May ATTEFF Qualifier Contact Event Organiser Ian Colclough 01543689117


25th June SCIERRA Pairs contact Phil Dixon via website


5th August John Horsey Anglers World Heat contact

6th August John Horsey Anglers World Heat “Floating Line Only”


The Grand Final will be held for the first time at Draycote Water on Sunday 24th September 2017 with official practice on 23rd September


9th October Trout Fisherman  TROUTMASTERS Final