Bo Nelson

Total number of records:
136
Total number of current records:
21
Total number of species:
33
Total number of countries:
8
Date of first record catch:
18-Jul-2003
Date of last record catch:
20-Aug-2019
Heaviest record catch:
14.97 kg (33 lb 0 oz) Dorado
Heaviest multiple to one:
11.0 lb 4.0 oz Trout, bull on 2 lb line
 

All-Tackle World Records

Line Class
Common Name
Weight
Location
Catch Date
All-Tackle
Chub, tui
0.45 kg (1 lb 0 oz)
Pyramid Lake, Nevada, USA
01-Oct-2018
All-Tackle
Chub, roundtail
0.79 kg (1 lb 12 oz)
Verde River, Arizona, USA
16-Jan-2017
All-Tackle
Chub, roundtail
0.57 kg (1 lb 4 oz)
Verde River, Arizona, USA
14-Jan-2017
All-Tackle
Whitefish, humpback
1.02 kg (2 lb 4 oz)
Niukluk River, Alaska, USA
24-Jul-2016
All-Tackle
Whitefish, humpback
1.02 kg (2 lb 4 oz)
Fish River, Alaska, USA
23-Jul-2016
All-Tackle
Whitefish, humpback
0.91 kg (2 lb 0 oz)
Niukluk River, Alaska, USA
22-Jul-2016
All-Tackle (tie)
Barracuda, Pacific
4.08 kg (9 lb 0 oz)
Ensenada, BCN, Mexico
27-May-2013
All-Tackle
Trout, gila
1.56 kg (3 lb 7 oz)
Frye Mesa Resevoir, Arizona, USA
19-Mar-2011
All-Tackle
Barracuda, Pacific
4.08 kg (9 lb 0 oz)
Baja, Mexico
10-Oct-2009
 

All-Tackle (Length) World Records

Line Class
Common Name
Length
Location
Catch Date
All-Tackle (Length)
Trout, brook
50.0 cm
Fortress Lake, British Columbia, Canada
30-Jun-2012
All-Tackle (Length)
Trout, lake
78.0 cm
Lake of the Woods, Ontario, Canada
26-May-2012
All-Tackle (Length)
Trout, lake
75.0 cm
Lake of the Woods, Ontario, Canada
25-May-2012
All-Tackle (Length)
Walleye
53.0 cm
Angle Inlet, Minnesota, USA
25-May-2012
All-Tackle (Length)
Salmon, chum
81.0 cm
Port Alberni, British Columbia, Canada
30-Oct-2011
All-Tackle (Length) (tie)
Salmon, coho
79.0 cm
Port Alberni, British Columbia, Canada
30-Oct-2011
All-Tackle (Length)
Salmon, chum
69.0 cm
Port Alberni, British Columbia, Canada
29-Oct-2011
All-Tackle (Length)
Salmon, chum
65.0 cm
Port Alberni, British Columbia, Canada
28-Oct-2011
All-Tackle (Length)
Salmon, Chinook
95.0 cm
Muskegon River, Michigan, USA
16-Oct-2011
All-Tackle (Length)
Salmon, pink
65.0 cm
Chilliwack, British Columbia, Canada
18-Sep-2011
All-Tackle (Length)
Salmon, pink
63.0 cm
Chilliwack, British Columbia, Canada
17-Sep-2011
All-Tackle (Length)
Salmon, pink
55.0 cm
Chilliwack, British Columbia, Canada
16-Sep-2011
All-Tackle (Length)
Trout, bull
81.0 cm
Fernie, British Columbia, Canada
20-Aug-2011
All-Tackle (Length)
Trout, bull
79.0 cm
Fernie, British Columbia, Canada
19-Aug-2011
All-Tackle (Length)
Trout, bull
66.0 cm
Fernie, British Columbia, Canada
17-Aug-2011
All-Tackle (Length)
Yellowtail, California
97.0 cm
Loreto, Mexico
30-Apr-2011
All-Tackle (Length)
Trout, cutthroat
51.0 cm
Pyramid Lake, Nevada, USA
26-Mar-2011
All-Tackle (Length)
Trout, cutthroat
47.0 cm
Pyramid Lake, Nevada, USA
25-Mar-2011
 

Line Class World Records (Conventional Tackle)

Line Class
Common Name
Weight
Location
Catch Date
M-01 kg (2 lb)
Perch, European
0.60 kg (1 lb 5 oz)
Rhine River, Netherlands
21-Jun-2016
M-01 kg (2 lb)
Zander
0.60 kg (1 lb 5 oz)
River Lek, Netherlands
20-Jun-2016
M-01 kg (2 lb)
Sunfish, redear
1.25 kg (2 lb 12 oz)
Lake Havasu, Arizona, USA
06-May-2016
M-01 kg (2 lb)
Barracuda, Pacific
2.49 kg (5 lb 8 oz)
Todos Santos Island, Mexico
22-Apr-2009
M-01 kg (2 lb)
Trout, bull
5.10 kg (11 lb 4 oz)
Flathead River, British Columbia, Canada
24-Aug-2008
M-02 kg (4 lb)
Grayling, Arctic
1.13 kg (2 lb 8 oz)
Niukluk River, Alaska, USA
26-Jul-2016
M-02 kg (4 lb)
Grayling, Arctic
1.02 kg (2 lb 4 oz)
Niukluk River, Alaska, USA
25-Jul-2016
M-02 kg (4 lb)
Grayling, Arctic
0.91 kg (2 lb 0 oz)
Niukluk River, Alaska, USA
24-Jul-2016
M-02 kg (4 lb) (tie)
Grayling, Arctic
0.79 kg (1 lb 12 oz)
Niukluk River, Alaska, USA
23-Jul-2016
M-02 kg (4 lb)
Grayling, Arctic
0.79 kg (1 lb 12 oz)
Niukluk River, Alaska, USA
22-Jul-2016
M-02 kg (4 lb)
Whitefish, mountain
1.13 kg (2 lb 8 oz)
Crystal River, Colorado, USA
08-Aug-2014
M-02 kg (4 lb)
Whitefish, mountain
0.79 kg (1 lb 12 oz)
Crystal River, Colorado, USA
07-Aug-2014
M-02 kg (4 lb)
Whitefish, mountain
0.54 kg (1 lb 3 oz)
Fernie, British Columbia, Canada
22-Aug-2013
M-02 kg (4 lb) (tie)
Whitefish, mountain
0.48 kg (1 lb 1 oz)
Fernie, British Columbia, Canada
21-Aug-2013
M-02 kg (4 lb)
Whitefish, mountain
0.45 kg (1 lb 0 oz)
Fernie, British Columbia, Canada
17-Aug-2012
M-02 kg (4 lb)
Barracuda, Pacific
4.08 kg (9 lb 0 oz)
Baja California, Mexico
10-Oct-2009
M-02 kg (4 lb)
Trout, bull
5.78 kg (12 lb 12 oz)
Flathead River, British Columbia, Canada
26-Aug-2008
M-02 kg (4 lb)
Trout, bull
0.00 kg (10 lb 0 oz)
Flathead River, B.C., Canada
24-Aug-2007
M-02 kg (4 lb)
Snakehead
1.10 kg (2 lb 6 oz)
Bung Sam Lan Lake, Thailand
25-Oct-2004
M-03 kg (6 lb)
Whitefish, round
0.91 kg (2 lb 0 oz)
Fish River, Alaska, USA
23-Jul-2016
M-03 kg (6 lb)
Perch, European
1.05 kg (2 lb 5 oz)
Rhine River, Netherlands
21-Jun-2016
M-03 kg (6 lb)
Perch, European
0.54 kg (1 lb 3 oz)
River Lef, Netherlands
20-Jun-2016
M-03 kg (6 lb)
Zander
2.95 kg (6 lb 8 oz)
River Lek, Netherlands
13-Mar-2016
M-03 kg (6 lb)
Whitefish, mountain
0.65 kg (1 lb 7 oz)
Crystal River, Colorado, USA
08-Aug-2014
M-03 kg (6 lb) (tie)
Whitefish, mountain
0.65 kg (1 lb 7 oz)
Crystal River, Colorado, USA
07-Aug-2014
M-03 kg (6 lb)
Barracuda, Pacific
3.06 kg (6 lb 12 oz)
Camalu, Baja California, Mexico
01-Apr-2009
M-04 kg (8 lb)
Char, Arctic
10.43 kg (23 lb 0 oz)
Tree River, Inuvik, Northwest Territories, Canada
20-Aug-2019
M-04 kg (8 lb)
Perch, European
1.02 kg (2 lb 4 oz)
Rhine River, Netherlands
21-Jun-2016
M-04 kg (8 lb)
Pompano, Florida
1.13 kg (2 lb 8 oz)
Stuart, Florida, USA
01-Apr-2014
M-04 kg (8 lb)
Trout, bull
6.12 kg (13 lb 8 oz)
Fernie, British Columbia, Canada
17-Aug-2012
M-04 kg (8 lb)
Barracuda, Pacific
3.63 kg (8 lb 0 oz)
Camalu, Baja California, Mexico
01-Apr-2009
M-04 kg (8 lb)
Trout, bull
6.01 kg (13 lb 4 oz)
Flathead River, British Columbia, Canada
27-Aug-2008
M-06 kg (12 lb)
Pompano, Florida
1.59 kg (3 lb 8 oz)
Stuart, Florida, USA
01-Apr-2014
M-06 kg (12 lb)
Barracuda, Pacific
2.04 kg (4 lb 8 oz)
Ensenada, BCN, Mexico
02-May-2013
M-06 kg (12 lb)
Barracuda, Pacific
1.13 kg (2 lb 8 oz)
Ensenada, BCN, Mexico
23-Apr-2013
M-08 kg (16 lb)
Barracuda, Pacific
3.29 kg (7 lb 4 oz)
Camalu, BCN, Mexico
24-May-2014
M-08 kg (16 lb)
Barracuda, Pacific
2.72 kg (6 lb 0 oz)
Ensenada, BCN, Mexico
02-May-2013
M-08 kg (16 lb)
Barracuda, Pacific
2.15 kg (4 lb 12 oz)
Ensenada, BCN, Mexico
24-Apr-2013
M-08 kg (16 lb)
Barracuda, Pacific
1.25 kg (2 lb 12 oz)
Ensenada, BCN, Mexico
23-Apr-2013
M-10 kg (20 lb)
Barracuda, Pacific
4.08 kg (9 lb 0 oz)
Ensenada, BCN, Mexico
27-May-2013
M-10 kg (20 lb) (tie)
Barracuda, Pacific
2.30 kg (5 lb 1 oz)
Ensenada, BCN, Mexico
24-Apr-2013
M-10 kg (20 lb)
Barracuda, Pacific
1.25 kg (2 lb 12 oz)
Ensenada, BCN, Mexico
23-Apr-2013
M-15 kg (30 lb)
Barracuda, Pacific
1.70 kg (3 lb 12 oz)
Ensenada, BCS, Mexico
02-May-2013
M-15 kg (30 lb) (tie)
Barracuda, Pacific
1.47 kg (3 lb 4 oz)
Ensenada, BCN, Mexico
23-Apr-2013
M-24 kg (50 lb)
Dorado
14.97 kg (33 lb 0 oz)
Uruguay River, Concordia, Argentina
15-Jan-2008
 

Tippet Class World Records (Fly Tackle)

Line Class
Common Name
Weight
Location
Catch Date
Tippet M-01 kg (2 lb)
Sunfish, redear
0.79 kg (1 lb 12 oz)
Lake Havasu, Arizona, USA
28-May-2015
Tippet M-01 kg (2 lb) (tie)
Sunfish, redear
0.68 kg (1 lb 8 oz)
Lake Havasu, Arizona, USA
07-May-2015
Tippet M-01 kg (2 lb)
Barracuda, Pacific
2.47 kg (5 lb 7 oz)
Ensenada, Mexico
26-Jun-2011
Tippet M-01 kg (2 lb)
Barracuda, Pacific
0.94 kg (2 lb 1 oz)
Loreto, Mexico
30-Apr-2011
Tippet M-01 kg (2 lb)
Bonito, Pacific
2.24 kg (4 lb 15 oz)
Todos Santos Island, Mexico
03-Jul-2009
Tippet M-01 kg (2 lb)
Dorado
1.47 kg (3 lb 4 oz)
Uruguay River, Concordia, Argentina
13-Jan-2008
Tippet M-01 kg (2 lb)
Bass, shoal
0.57 kg (1 lb 4 oz)
Flint River, Georgia, USA
03-May-2007
Tippet M-01 kg (2 lb)
Bass, shoal
0.51 kg (1 lb 2 oz)
Flint River, Georgia, USA
02-May-2007
Tippet M-01 kg (2 lb)
Barramundi
4.53 kg (10 lb 0 oz)
Bang Pakong, Thailand
22-Oct-2006
Tippet M-02 kg (4 lb)
Trout, cutthroat
5.78 kg (12 lb 12 oz)
Pyramid Lake, Nevada, USA
28-Feb-2019
Tippet M-02 kg (4 lb)
Whitefish, round
0.79 kg (1 lb 12 oz)
Fish River, Alaska, USA
23-Jul-2016
Tippet M-02 kg (4 lb)
Sunfish, redear
0.96 kg (2 lb 2 oz)
Lake Havasu, Arizona, USA
12-May-2016
Tippet M-02 kg (4 lb)
Peacock, Orinoco
1.13 kg (2 lb 8 oz)
Agua Boa, Brazil
23-Jan-2015
Tippet M-02 kg (4 lb)
Arawana
2.27 kg (5 lb 0 oz)
Agua Boa, Brazil
19-Jan-2015
Tippet M-02 kg (4 lb)
Sunfish, redear
0.68 kg (1 lb 8 oz)
Lake Havasu, Arizona, USA
17-May-2014
Tippet M-02 kg (4 lb) (tie)
Sunfish, redear
0.68 kg (1 lb 8 oz)
Lake Havasu, Arizona, USA
14-Apr-2014
Tippet M-02 kg (4 lb)
Sunfish, redear
0.45 kg (1 lb 0 oz)
Lake Havasu, Arizona, USA
13-Apr-2014
Tippet M-02 kg (4 lb)
Sunfish, redear
0.45 kg (1 lb 0 oz)
Lake Havasu, Arizona, USA
12-Apr-2014
Tippet M-02 kg (4 lb)
Trout, cutthroat
3.63 kg (8 lb 0 oz)
Pyramid Lake, Nevada, USA
09-Feb-2014
Tippet M-02 kg (4 lb)
Sorubim
1.59 kg (3 lb 8 oz)
Essequibo River, Guyana
19-Nov-2013
Tippet M-02 kg (4 lb)
Peacock, Orinoco
0.88 kg (1 lb 15 oz)
Xeurini River, Brazil
10-Jan-2013
Tippet M-02 kg (4 lb) (tie)
Peacock, Orinoco
0.79 kg (1 lb 12 oz)
Xeurini River, Brazil
08-Jan-2013
Tippet M-02 kg (4 lb)
Tambaqui
0.68 kg (1 lb 8 oz)
Ponta Negra, Brazil
05-Jan-2013
Tippet M-02 kg (4 lb)
Trout, bull
6.24 kg (13 lb 12 oz)
Fernie, British Columbia, Canada
20-Aug-2011
Tippet M-02 kg (4 lb)
Catfish, redtail (pirarara)
7.80 kg (17 lb 3 oz)
Theerasart, Thailand
04-Sep-2010
Tippet M-02 kg (4 lb)
Barramundi
8.61 kg (19 lb 0 oz)
Bang Pakong, Thailand
24-Oct-2006
Tippet M-03 kg (6 lb)
Whitefish, round
0.91 kg (2 lb 0 oz)
Fish River, Alaska, USA
22-Jul-2016
Tippet M-03 kg (6 lb)
Peacock, Orinoco
1.81 kg (4 lb 0 oz)
Agua Boa, Brazil
23-Jan-2015
Tippet M-03 kg (6 lb)
Bonito, Pacific
3.52 kg (7 lb 12 oz)
Ensenada, Mexico
07-Sep-2014
Tippet M-03 kg (6 lb)
Sunfish, redear
1.13 kg (2 lb 8 oz)
Lake Havasu, Arizona, USA
14-Apr-2014
Tippet M-03 kg (6 lb)
Trout, cutthroat
3.40 kg (7 lb 8 oz)
Pyramid Lake, Nevada, USA
09-Feb-2014
Tippet M-03 kg (6 lb)
Barracuda, Pacific
1.47 kg (3 lb 4 oz)
Ensenada, BCN, Mexico
23-Apr-2013
Tippet M-03 kg (6 lb)
Peacock, Orinoco
1.02 kg (2 lb 4 oz)
Xeurini River, Brazil
07-Jan-2013
Tippet M-03 kg (6 lb)
Tambaqui
0.79 kg (1 lb 12 oz)
Ponta Negra, Brazil
05-Jan-2013
Tippet M-03 kg (6 lb)
Bonito, Pacific
3.06 kg (6 lb 12 oz)
Toda Santos Island, Mexico
09-Oct-2009
Tippet M-03 kg (6 lb)
Trout, bull
0.00 kg (12 lb 8 oz)
Flathead River, B.C., Canada
22-Aug-2007
Tippet M-03 kg (6 lb)
Trout, bull
4.98 kg (11 lb 0 oz)
Lodgepole Creek, British Columbia, Canada
11-Aug-2006
Tippet M-03 kg (6 lb)
Trout, cutthroat
3.28 kg (7 lb 4 oz)
Pyramid Lake, Nevada, USA
30-Mar-2006
Tippet M-03 kg (6 lb)
Trout, bull
4.53 kg (10 lb 0 oz)
Flathead River, British Columbia, Canada
16-Jul-2004
Tippet M-04 kg (8 lb)
Pompano, Florida
1.59 kg (3 lb 8 oz)
Stuart, Florida, USA
18-Apr-2015
Tippet M-04 kg (8 lb)
Barracuda, Pacific
2.72 kg (6 lb 0 oz)
Baja, Mexico
09-Oct-2010
Tippet M-04 kg (8 lb)
Barracuda, Pacific
2.44 kg (5 lb 6 oz)
Camalu, Baja California, Mexico
01-Apr-2009
Tippet M-04 kg (8 lb)
Trout, bull
6.01 kg (13 lb 4 oz)
Lodgepole Creek, British Columbia, Canada
25-Aug-2008
Tippet M-06 kg (12 lb)
Whitefish, round
0.91 kg (2 lb 0 oz)
Fish River, Alaska, USA
23-Jul-2016
Tippet M-06 kg (12 lb)
Sunfish, redear
1.02 kg (2 lb 4 oz)
Lake Havasu, Arizona, USA
13-Apr-2014
Tippet M-06 kg (12 lb)
Barracuda, Pacific
2.72 kg (6 lb 0 oz)
Baja, Mexico
09-Oct-2010
Tippet M-06 kg (12 lb)
Trout, bull
6.35 kg (14 lb 0 oz)
Flathead River, British Columbia, Canada
19-Aug-2010
Tippet M-06 kg (12 lb)
Bass, shoal
0.79 kg (1 lb 12 oz)
Flint River, Georgia, Georgia, USA
16-May-2005
Tippet M-08 kg (16 lb)
Sunfish, redear
0.91 kg (2 lb 0 oz)
Lake Havasu, Arizona, USA
06-May-2016
Tippet M-08 kg (16 lb)
Sunfish, redear
0.91 kg (2 lb 0 oz)
Lake Havasu, Arizona, USA
14-Apr-2016
Tippet M-08 kg (16 lb)
Salmon, chum
9.07 kg (20 lb 0 oz)
Chilliwack, British Columbia, Canada
25-Oct-2015
Tippet M-08 kg (16 lb)
Salmon, chum
6.12 kg (13 lb 8 oz)
Chilliwack, British Columbia, Canada
24-Oct-2015
Tippet M-08 kg (16 lb) (tie)
Barracuda, Pacific
2.83 kg (6 lb 4 oz)
Baja, Mexico
09-Oct-2010
Tippet M-08 kg (16 lb)
Trout, bull
6.12 kg (13 lb 8 oz)
Flathead River, British Columbia, Canada
24-Aug-2008
Tippet M-08 kg (16 lb)
Trout, bull
4.53 kg (10 lb 0 oz)
Elk River, British Columbia, Canada
15-Jul-2004
Tippet M-10 kg (20 lb)
Sunfish, redear
1.02 kg (2 lb 4 oz)
Lake Havasu, Arizona, USA
13-Apr-2014
Tippet M-10 kg (20 lb)
Trout, cutthroat
3.40 kg (7 lb 8 oz)
Pyramid Lake, Nevada, USA
09-Feb-2014
Tippet M-10 kg (20 lb)
Barracuda, Pacific
2.38 kg (5 lb 4 oz)
Ensenada, BCN, Mexico
27-May-2013
Tippet M-10 kg (20 lb)
Barracuda, Pacific
1.90 kg (4 lb 3 oz)
Ensenada, BCN, Mexico
26-May-2013
Tippet M-10 kg (20 lb)
Barracuda, Pacific
1.25 kg (2 lb 12 oz)
Ensenada, BCN, Mexico
23-Apr-2013
Tippet M-10 kg (20 lb)
Trout, cutthroat
3.17 kg (7 lb 0 oz)
Pyramid Lake, Nevada, USA
29-Mar-2006
Tippet M-10 kg (20 lb)
Bass, shoal
0.79 kg (1 lb 12 oz)
Flint River, Georgia, USA
16-May-2005
Tippet M-10 kg (20 lb)
Trout, bull
4.53 kg (10 lb 0 oz)
Wigwam River, British Columbia, Canada
24-Jul-2004
Tippet M-10 kg (20 lb)
Trout, bull
3.28 kg (7 lb 4 oz)
Flathead River, British Columbia, Canada
18-Jul-2003

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