Arthur Weston

Total number of records:
21
Total number of current records:
15
Total number of species:
9
Total number of countries:
6
Date of first record catch:
09-Apr-2012
Date of last record catch:
10-Oct-2021
Heaviest record catch:
19.05 kg (42 lb 0 oz) Dorado
Heaviest multiple to one:
10.0 lb Dorado on 2 lb line
 

All-Tackle World Records

Line Class
Common Name
Weight
Location
Catch Date
All-Tackle
Catfish, yellow
0.91 kg (2 lb 0 oz)
Uruguay River, Argentina
27-Feb-2020
All-Tackle
Tararira
4.99 kg (11 lb 0 oz)
Rio Negro, Uruguay
25-Feb-2020
All-Tackle
Brycon
1.02 kg (2 lb 4 oz)
Rio Bocon, Colombia
14-Dec-2019
All-Tackle
Tararira
4.31 kg (9 lb 8 oz)
Rio Negro, Uruguay
28-Feb-2019
All-Tackle
Tararira
3.86 kg (8 lb 8 oz)
Rio Negro, Uruguay
27-Feb-2019
All-Tackle
Tararira
3.18 kg (7 lb 0 oz)
Rio Negro, Uruguay
26-Feb-2019
All-Tackle
Catfish, granulated
8.16 kg (18 lb 0 oz)
Madidi River, Bolivia
21-Jun-2018
 

All-Tackle (Length) World Records

Line Class
Common Name
Length
Location
Catch Date
All-Tackle Length
Sorubim
127.0 cm
La Zona, Argentina
24-Feb-2020
All-Tackle (Length) (tie)
Peacock, speckled
90.0 cm
Curicuriari River, Brazil
19-Sep-2018
All-Tackle (Length) (tie)
Dorado
98.0 cm
Salto Grande Dam, Uruguay
09-Apr-2012
 

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-01 kg (2 lb)
Gar, alligator
17.24 kg (38 lb 0 oz)
Trinity River, Texas, USA
23-Nov-2020
M-01 kg (2 lb)
Dorado
4.54 kg (10 lb 0 oz)
Palmar Dam, Rio Negro, Uruguay
25-Feb-2019
M-01 kg (2 lb)
Payara
3.86 kg (8 lb 8 oz)
Jatapu River, Brazil
15-Nov-2017
M-02 kg (4 lb)
Dorado
6.80 kg (15 lb 0 oz)
La Zona, Uruguay River, Argentina
01-Mar-2019
M-03 kg (6 lb)
Gar, alligator
22.23 kg (49 lb 0 oz)
Trinity River, Texas, USA
21-Nov-2020
M-03 kg (6 lb)
Dorado
11.79 kg (26 lb 0 oz)
La Zona, Uruguay River, Argentina
01-Mar-2019
M-04 kg (8 lb)
Gar, alligator
66.68 kg (147 lb 0 oz)
Three Rivers, Texas, USA
10-Oct-2021
M-04 kg (8 lb)
Dorado
16.10 kg (35 lb 8 oz)
La Zona, Argentina
22-Feb-2020
M-06 kg (12 lb)
Dorado
16.78 kg (37 lb 0 oz)
La Zona, Argentina
22-Feb-2020
M-08 kg (16 lb)
Dorado
19.05 kg (42 lb 0 oz)
La Zona, Uruguay River, Argentina
01-Mar-2019
M-10 kg (20 lb)
Dorado
17.69 kg (39 lb 0 oz)
La Zona, Argentina
24-Feb-2020

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