Gary A. Carter

Total number of records:
20
Total number of current records:
18
Total number of species:
12
Total number of countries:
12
Date of first record catch:
10-Jan-1998
Date of last record catch:
20-Oct-2019
Heaviest record catch:
366.00 kg (806 lb 15 oz) Marlin, blue (Atlantic)
Heaviest multiple to one:
357.0 lb Marlin, blue (Atlantic) on 6 lb line
 

All-Tackle World Records

Line Class
Common Name
Weight
Location
Catch Date
All-Tackle
Shark, oceanic whitetip
94.12 kg (207 lb 8 oz)
San Salvador, Bahamas
10-Jan-1998
 

Line Class World Records (Conventional Tackle)

Line Class
Common Name
Weight
Location
Catch Date
M-01 kg (2 lb)
Peacock, Orinoco
1.81 kg (4 lb 0 oz)
Curicuriari River, Brazil
20-Oct-2019
M-01 kg (2 lb)
Spearfish, shortbill
16.10 kg (35 lb 8 oz)
Kona, Hawaii, USA
03-May-2015
M-01 kg (2 lb)
Dolphinfish
26.39 kg (58 lb 3 oz)
Piñas Bay, Panama
04-Jan-2007
M-01 kg (2 lb)
Tuna, dogtooth
6.00 kg (13 lb 3 oz)
Bowgracaca Reef, Vanuatu
07-Aug-2002
M-02 kg (4 lb)
Peacock, Orinoco
2.27 kg (5 lb 0 oz)
Curicuriari River, Brazil
19-Oct-2019
M-02 kg (4 lb) (tie)
Spearfish, shortbill
15.65 kg (34 lb 8 oz)
Kona, Hawaii, USA
24-Apr-2015
M-02 kg (4 lb)
Salmon, Atlantic
11.20 kg (24 lb 11 oz)
Bornholm, Denmark
22-Apr-2014
M-02 kg (4 lb)
Tuna, southern bluefin
12.88 kg (28 lb 6 oz)
Liguanea Island, Australia
12-May-2007
M-03 kg (6 lb)
Sailfish, Atlantic
46.90 kg (103 lb 7 oz)
Lobita, Angola
26-Feb-2018
M-03 kg (6 lb)
Trout, bull
6.78 kg (14 lb 15 oz)
Fernie, British Columbia, Canada
18-Aug-2013
M-03 kg (6 lb)
Snapper, Pacific cubera
12.13 kg (26 lb 12 oz)
El Lakaland Rocks, Playa Carrillo, Costa Rica
13-Jul-2013
M-03 kg (6 lb)
Marlin, blue (Pacific)
114.56 kg (252 lb 9 oz)
Piñas Bay, Panama
23-Aug-2008
M-03 kg (6 lb)
Marlin, blue (Atlantic)
161.93 kg (357 lb 0 oz)
La Gomera, Canary Islands, Spain
04-Jun-2008
M-03 kg (6 lb)
Spearfish, shortbill
28.12 kg (62 lb 0 oz)
Keahole Point, Kona, Hawaii, USA
08-Feb-2005
M-03 kg (6 lb)
Tuna, dogtooth
15.00 kg (33 lb 1 oz)
Bowgracaca Reef, Vanuatu
06-Aug-2002
M-04 kg (8 lb)
Spearfish, shortbill
19.76 kg (43 lb 9 oz)
Kona, Hawaii, USA
14-Jan-2016
M-04 kg (8 lb) (tie)
Tuna, dogtooth
17.55 kg (38 lb 11 oz)
Grangavi Point, Vanuatu
12-Nov-2004
M-10 kg (20 lb)
Marlin, blue (Atlantic)
366.00 kg (806 lb 15 oz)
Madeira, Portugal
13-Aug-2018
 

Tippet Class World Records (Fly Tackle)

Line Class
Common Name
Weight
Location
Catch Date
Tippet M-03 kg (6 lb)
Sailfish, Atlantic
25.20 kg (55 lb 9 oz)
Lobito, Angola
06-Mar-2018

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