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The Tokyo Rig

VMC® Tokyo Rig®  Mike Iaconelli explains how to rig and fish the Tokyo Rig, one […]

IGFA Rules: Double Hooks with Skirted Lures

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Upcoming IGFA Central America & Caribbean Regional Meeting

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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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JUST IN! Angler Ronnie Talas caught this 74-pound, 8-ounce black grouper on July 2, 2019, to potentially set the new IGFA Men's 8 kg (16 lb) Line Class World Record. Talas was fishing Pulley Ridge off Southwest Florida and needed 30 minutes to land the fish after it ate the Gettin' Jiggy bucktail he was using. The current IGFA World Record stands at 44 pounds. #fishigfa #joinigfa Sport Fishing Magazine Florida Sportsman Magazine Salt Water Sportsman Coastal Angler & The Angler Magazine Florida Sport Fishing Tropical Anglers Club ...

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Check out this impressive track from a 300-pound blue marlin tagged last year in Bermuda as part of the IGFA's Great Marlin Race, sponsored by Costa Sunglasses. The fish traveled an estimated 6,665 nautical miles in 240 days after being equipped with a pop-up satellite archival tag, which was sponsored and deployed by Lainey Jones on the Mama Who. Learn more about the IGFA Great Marlin Race here:
#fishigfa #joinigfa Bermuda Triple Crown Marlin Magazine BlueWater magazine Sport Fishing Magazine

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9 years ago today, Roger Hellen caught this massive 41-pound, 8-ounce brown trout while fishing Lake Michigan, Wisconsin. Hellen needed 30 minutes to land the record brown after it ate the spoon he was trolling. At the time, Hellen's fish was the heaviest brown trout ever recorded by the IGFA. Although the All-Tackle record has since been eclipsed, Hellen's fish still holds the IGFA Men's 24 kg (50 lb) Line Class World Record. #fishigfa #joinigfa Daiwa Corporation - USA Cabela's Berkley Fishing Game & Fish/Sportsman Magazines Field & Stream ...

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