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IGFA Adds Five Members to its Board of Trustees

IGFA Adds Five Members to its Board of Trustees The International Game Fish Association (IGFA) […]

Jason Schratwieser Elected President

Jason Schratwieser Elected President The International Game Fish Association (IGFA) Board of Trustees have unanimously […]

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New Products January 2020

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Slam & Trophy Clubs January 2020

Newly Approved Slam & Trophy Fish Clubs To see all newly approved IGFA Slams & […]

Newly Approved IGFA World Records January 2020

Newly Approved IGFA World Records To see all newly approved IGFA World Records since December, […]

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Looking ahead the focus of the IGFA is to strengthen and expand IGFA’s global network, establish International Game Fish Angling Day (IGFA Day) on June 7, 2019, teach 100,000 kids to fish, launch three major signature research initiatives – two of them focused on fresh water science and re-establish the IGFA as a leader in recreational angling competitions.

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6 years ago today, Hector Brito set the new IGFA All-Tackle World Record with this huge 2.61-kilogram (5-pound, 12-ounce) redear sunfish! 🐟The record fish ate a nightcrawler that Hector was fishing with in Lake Havasu, Arizona. This catch defeated the previous record by 4-ounces, which was also caught in Lake Havasu! 🥇

Rod: Shakespeare Fishing
Reel: Shimano North America Fishing
Line: Trilene by Berkley Fishing

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1 day ago

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It has been 7 years since Thomas Gibson set the IGFA All-Tackle and Men’s 60-kg (130 lb) Line Class World Records with this beast of a Guinean barracuda. Tom was trolling a Rapala CD 18 off of Barra du Kwanza, Angola 🇦🇴, and landed the 46.4-kilogram (102-pound, 4-ounce) cuda’ after a 10-minute fight. The fish measured in at nearly 6.5’ in length with a 27” girth and bested the previous record by Just 1-pound and 1-ounce 🏆.

Rod: Shimano North America Fishing
Reel: Fin-Nor
Line: Ande Monofilament

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2 days ago

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16 years ago today, Maddalena Martinengo set the IGFA Women’s 60-kg (130 lb) Line Class World Record with this massive 91.8-kilogram (202-pound, 6-ounce) dogtooth tuna 🎣. She was trolling live rainbow runners around Latham Island, Tanzania 🇹🇿, and landed the fish after a 15-minute fight. The bite was described as hot with baits lasting less than 10-minutes and every fish coming up between 80-100 kilograms. These are the days on the water we dream of 🙌🏼!

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