James Schmid

Total number of records:
12
Total number of current records:
4
Total number of species:
7
Total number of countries:
4
Date of first record catch:
09-Nov-2011
Date of last record catch:
09-Sep-2020
Heaviest record catch:
9.07 kg (20 lb 0 oz) Dorado
Heaviest multiple to one:
16.0 lb Dorado on 6 lb line
 

All-Tackle (Length) World Records

Line Class
Common Name
Length
Location
Catch Date
All-Tackle Length
Char, Arctic
93.0 cm
Red Belly Lake, Victoria Island, Nunavut, Canada
21-Aug-2019
All-Tackle (Length)
Char, Arctic
88.0 cm
Nanook River, Nunavut, Canada
15-Aug-2013
All-Tackle (Length)
Walleye
69.0 cm
Lake Diefenbaker, Canada
24-May-2013
All-Tackle (Length)
Sorubim
107.0 cm
San Simon River, Bolivia
12-Oct-2012
All-Tackle (Length)
Trout, brown
71.0 cm
Milwaukee Harbor, Wisconsin, USA
09-Nov-2011
 

All-Tackle Length Fly World Records

Line Class
Length
Location
Catch Date
Angler
 

Line Class World Records (Conventional Tackle)

Line Class
Common Name
Weight
Location
Catch Date
M-03 kg (6 lb)
Dorado
7.26 kg (16 lb 0 oz)
Uruguay River, Concordia, Argentina
06-Mar-2015
M-04 kg (8 lb)
Char, Arctic
7.26 kg (16 lb 0 oz)
Tree River, Nunavut, Canada
19-Aug-2014
M-08 kg (16 lb)
Dorado
9.07 kg (20 lb 0 oz)
Uruguay River, Concordia, Argentina
06-Mar-2015
M-08 kg (16 lb)
Dorado
4.54 kg (10 lb 0 oz)
Uruguay River, Concordia, Argentina
11-May-2014
 

Tippet Class World Records (Fly Tackle)

Line Class
Common Name
Weight
Location
Catch Date
Tippet M-06 kg (12 lb)
Gar, alligator
24.04 kg (53 lb 0 oz)
Trinity River, Texas, USA
09-Sep-2020
Tippet M-06 kg (12 lb)
Trout, cutthroat
6.80 kg (15 lb 0 oz)
Pyramid Lake, Nevada, USA
14-Nov-2014
Tippet M-10 kg (20 lb)
Gar, alligator
15.65 kg (34 lb 8 oz)
Trinity River, Texas, USA
08-Sep-2020

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