A traditional part of the FOR FISHING Trade Fair was the GRAND PRIX competition this year as well. Altogether 26 exhibits were registered in the competition for the Best News of the Year award. The Expert Jury selected 6 exhibits and granted them the awards in thefollowing categories:
CARP FISHING TECHNIQUE: to the firm Karel Nikl s.r.o. for the product known as “Feeding rocket Nikl – Spider Spod”,
FEEDER FISHING TECHNIQUE or FLOAT FISHING: to the firm Chytil - Ludmila Šustrová for the product known as “KORUM River Tripod”,
CATFISH FISHING TECHNIQUE or SEA FISHING: to the firm NaPřívlač s.r.o. for the product known as “Catfish Spool – ZECK HR20”,
SPINNING FISHING TECHNIQUE or FLY FISHING: to the firm SAENGER CZ & SK for the product known as “Rubber Bait - Iron Claw Non-toxic RACKER SHAD”,
MATTER OF INTEREST OF THE TRADE FAIR: firm MOSS.SK, s.r.o. for the product known as “Patented Camouflage – CARPATH Fish Model”.
The MAIN AWARD OF THE TRADE FAIR was granted to the firm Karel Nikl s.r.o. for the product known as “Feeding rocket Nikl – Spider Spod”.
The FOR FISHING Trade Fair appreciated the most impressive expositions of the event with the TOP EXPO award. The jury consisting of Tomáš Kotrč, MBA – Chief Executive Officer of ABF, a.s.; Michal Sedláček– SPORT Business Team Director; and Jan Trnka, DiS. – Director of the Technical Department of ABF, a.s., was selecting altogether from 199 expositions.
The Jury decided to grant the TOP EXPO award in the 4–60 m2 category to ANV Knives s.r.o., the TOP EXPO award in the 61 to 150 m2 category was granted to CADOX fishing s.r.o. and the TOP EXPO award for expositions above 151 m2 belonged to MIVARDI s.r.o.