The 2021 prize presentation has been confirmed. It will be held at The Livermead House Hotel, Seafront, Torquay TQ2 6QJ on Friday 8th October 2021 (7.30pm for an 8.00pm start). If Government guidelines allow.

Please note


  • Fish will be judged against the Torbay Festival specimen weights as printed in the brochure and this website.


  • No one fish is eligible to take more than one prize and one trophy, with exception of Manor Building Trophy, Sportsman Trophy, Sorceror Trophy and Sakuma Trophy.


  • There are prizes designated for visitors, defined as those who neither reside or work within a 30 mile radius of Paignton.


  • If you are successful and land a good fish, and prize, the presentation evening will be held at The Livermead House, Hotel, Seafront, Torquay on the 8th October at 7:30 for 8:00pm. 

  • All trophies will be accompanied by a prize.  Perpetual Trophies will be held by the winner for a period under a signed guarantee for their proper keeping and returned not later than 1st July 2022.

  • All trophy winners are responsible for their safe keeping, return of trophies and are to keep them within a 30 mile radius of Paignton.



  • The bringing of undersize fish to the scales could render the competitor liable to be disqualified.

  • All Trophies accompanied by a prize.

  • ** Due to insurance costs, these trophies to be held by Committee. The winner will receive a photograph.

  • Please weigh in your fish. Every species (as in the Festival Specimen Weights list) can be eligible for a prize.

  • Competitors are responsible for the collection of awards if unable to attend.