Rick Gunion

Total number of records:
21
Total number of current records:
14
Total number of species:
8
Total number of countries:
2
Date of first record catch:
15-Feb-1987
Date of last record catch:
20-Apr-2010
Heaviest record catch:
255.94 kg (564 lb 4 oz) Shark, tiger
Heaviest multiple to one:
237.0 lb Shark, tiger on 6 lb tippet
 

All-Tackle World Records

Line Class
Common Name
Weight
Location
Catch Date
All-Tackle
Shark, scalloped hammerhead
160.11 kg (353 lb 0 oz)
Key West, Florida, USA
19-Apr-2004
 

Line Class World Records (Conventional Tackle)

Line Class
Common Name
Weight
Location
Catch Date
M-04 kg (8 lb)
Shark, tiger
122.64 kg (270 lb 6 oz)
Mantilla Reef, Bahamas
08-May-2008
M-04 kg (8 lb)
Shark, whaler
130.18 kg (287 lb 0 oz)
Mantinilla Reef, Bahamas
29-Mar-2008
M-08 kg (16 lb)
Shark, tiger
255.94 kg (564 lb 4 oz)
Key West, Florida, USA
23-Feb-1990
 

Tippet Class World Records (Fly Tackle)

Line Class
Common Name
Weight
Location
Catch Date
Tippet M-02 kg (4 lb)
Dolphinfish
14.71 kg (32 lb 7 oz)
Andros, Bahamas
18-Jun-2009
Tippet M-02 kg (4 lb)
Shark, tiger
72.91 kg (160 lb 12 oz)
Key West, Florida, USA
19-Mar-2003
Tippet M-03 kg (6 lb)
Shark, tiger
133.80 kg (237 lb 0 oz)
Great Sale Cay, Bahamas
07-May-2008
Tippet M-03 kg (6 lb)
Shark, whaler
90.26 kg (199 lb 0 oz)
Mantinilla Shoal, Bahamas
01-Aug-2007
Tippet M-04 kg (8 lb)
Snapper, yellowtail
1.24 kg (2 lb 12 oz)
Bimini, Bahamas
26-Apr-2006
Tippet M-04 kg (8 lb)
Shark, tiger
46.26 kg (102 lb 0 oz)
Key West, Florida, USA
15-Mar-1996
Tippet M-06 kg (12 lb)
Shark, hammerhead
94.06 kg (207 lb 6 oz)
Hawks Channel, Elliott Key, Florida, USA
20-Apr-2010
Tippet M-06 kg (12 lb)
Shark, tiger
127.23 kg (280 lb 8 oz)
Mantinilla, Bahamas
31-Jul-2007
Tippet M-06 kg (12 lb)
Shark, tiger
33.56 kg (74 lb 0 oz)
Key West, Florida, USA
24-Feb-1996
Tippet M-08 kg (16 lb)
Shark, tiger
222.26 kg (490 lb 0 oz)
Mantinilla Shoal, Bahamas
28-Mar-2008
Tippet M-08 kg (16 lb)
Shark, hammerhead
160.11 kg (353 lb 0 oz)
Key West, Florida, USA
19-Apr-2004
Tippet M-08 kg (16 lb)
Shark, tiger
28.00 kg (61 lb 12 oz)
Key West, Florida, USA
23-Feb-1992
Tippet M-08 kg (16 lb)
Snapper, mutton
6.69 kg (14 lb 12 oz)
Key West, Florida, USA
01-Apr-1991
Tippet M-08 kg (16 lb)
Mackerel, king
23.24 kg (51 lb 4 oz)
Key West, Florida, USA
15-Feb-1987
Tippet M-10 kg (20 lb)
Shark, tiger
133.36 kg (294 lb 0 oz)
Great Sale Cay, Bahamas
07-May-2008
Tippet M-10 kg (20 lb)
Shark, hammerhead
69.85 kg (154 lb 0 oz)
Key West, Florida, USA
07-Mar-1993

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