Crab Catching

2017 Results

6 & under:

1st : William Neno

Joint 2nd’s: Larry Aldworth, Ryan Kearns, Freddie Marshall & William Ratledge

Over 6:

1st Stan Morris

Joint 2nd’s : Wolf Morris, Amelia Hogg, Daisy Hutchings & Caitlin Kearns

Heaviest Crab: Leon Bond

2016 Results

6 and Under – Most Crabs

1st – Millie Wilton / Joint 2nd – Theo Henry and Ollie O’Keefe

Over 6 yeas – Most Crabs

1st – Lydia, Ollie and Dougie / Joint 2nd – Jenny Sinclair & Stan Morris

Heaviest Crab – Summer Lloyd (64grams)


The Children’s Crab Catching Competion on Monday saw over 100 children competing at the Sand and Fish Quay. The quay was a mass of colour with children jostling for their best spot. This is always such a popular event. Results: 6 & Under, 1st Ryan Kearns, 2nd Isobel Scott, 3rd Arthur Green. Over 6’s, 1st Henry Annal & Sammy Mayhew caught an amazing 44 crabs, 2nd Jamie Davenport, 3rd Molly Mayhew. The heaviest crab was caught by Jack Beebee currently holidaying in Teignmouth. It weighed in at a massive 68g.

Click here to view 2015 Crab Catching Photos.