Jill Hooper

Total number of records:
6
Total number of current records:
1
Total number of species:
4
Total number of countries:
1
Date of first record catch:
22-Aug-1976
Date of last record catch:
04-Nov-1983
Heaviest record catch:
369.22 kg (814 lb 0 oz) Marlin, black
Heaviest multiple to one:
814.0 lb Marlin, black on 30 lb line
 

Line Class World Records (Conventional Tackle)

Line Class
Common Name
Weight
Location
Catch Date
W-02 kg (4 lb)
Tuna, dogtooth
5.90 kg (13 lb 0 oz)
Linden Bank, Cairns, Australia
30-Jan-1982
W-03 kg (6 lb)
Kawakawa
7.71 kg (17 lb 0 oz)
Linden Bank, Cairns, Australia
31-Oct-1977
W-03 kg (6 lb)
Marlin, black
18.37 kg (40 lb 7 oz)
off Beaver Cay approx. 25 miles E. of Dunk Island, Australia
26-Jul-1977
W-06 kg (12 lb) (tie)
Barracuda, great
20.07 kg (44 lb 4 oz)
Cairns, Australia
22-Aug-1976
W-15 kg (30 lb)
Marlin, black
369.22 kg (814 lb 0 oz)
Great Barrier Reef, Queensland, Australia
04-Nov-1983
W-24 kg (50 lb)
Barracuda, great
24.04 kg (53 lb 0 oz)
Osprey Reef, Australia
09-Feb-1979

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