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IGFA Youth Education Initiative Expands

IGFA Youth Fishing Initiative Expands To start the New Year of 2019, the IGFA’s partners […]

Hot Catches: January 24, 2019

IGFA Hot Catches: January 24, 2019 O’Connell’s Red Drum Angler Dylan O’Connell – age 11 […]

Hot Catches: January 10, 2019

IGFA Hot Catches: January 10, 2019 Chouinard’s Mutton Snapper Patagonia founder Yvon Chouinard caught this […]

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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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Can you ID this fish? Weighing in at 4 pounds, 12 ounces, this potential All-Tackle record was caught on December 21, 2018, off Kagoshima, Japan. Post your best guess and check back later for the answer! #fishigfa #joinigfa ...

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Congratulations to Kiwi angler Anne Sharples who potentially set the new women's 2 kg (4 lb) line class world record on snapper (squirefish) with this 10.3-kilogram (22-pound, 11-ounce) fish that she battled for more than an hour while fishing off Firth of Thames, New Zealand on December 15, 2018. The current IGFA World Record stands at 9.22 kilograms (20 pounds, 5 ounces). #fishigfa #joinigfa Daiwa Australia Daiwa New Zealand Kilwell Sports New Zealand Sport Fishing Council Inc New Zealand Sport New Zealand NZ Fishing News & ...

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