Sjon A. Harless

Total number of records:
29
Total number of current records:
15
Total number of species:
9
Total number of countries:
2
Date of first record catch:
07-Jun-2005
Date of last record catch:
12-Mar-2017
Heaviest record catch:
30.39 kg (67 lb 0 oz) Roosterfish
Heaviest multiple to one:
51 lb Jack, almaco on 12 lb line
 

All-Tackle (Length) World Records

Line Class
Common Name
Length
Location
Catch Date
All-Tackle (Length) (tie)
Jack, Pacific crevalle
87 cm
Flamingo Beach, Costa Rica
01-Aug-2015
 

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
W-03 kg (6 lb)
Crappie, black
0.54 kg (1 lb 3 oz)
Harless Lake, Alabama, USA
26-Apr-2015
W-03 kg (6 lb)
Barracuda, Mexican
4.99 kg (11 lb 0 oz)
Marina Papagayo, Costa Rica
09-Jul-2011
W-03 kg (6 lb)
Jack, Pacific crevalle
10.06 kg (22 lb 3 oz)
Marina Papagayo, Guanacasta, Costa Rica
07-Jul-2011
W-03 kg (6 lb)
Jack, Pacific crevalle
7.37 kg (16 lb 4 oz)
Marina Papagayo, Costa Rica
23-Jun-2011
W-03 kg (6 lb)
Snapper, mullet
5.10 kg (11 lb 4 oz)
Marina Papagayo, Guanacasta, Costa Rica
12-Dec-2010
W-04 kg (8 lb)
Jack, Pacific crevalle
9.53 kg (21 lb 0 oz)
Flamingo Beach, Costa Rica
04-Aug-2016
W-04 kg (8 lb)
Snapper, mullet
5.22 kg (11 lb 8 oz)
Marina Papagayo, Guanacasta, Costa Rica
12-Dec-2010
W-06 kg (12 lb)
Jack, Pacific crevalle
10.89 kg (24 lb 0 oz)
Flamingo Beach, Costa Rica
04-Aug-2016
W-06 kg (12 lb)
Grouper, broomtail
4.54 kg (10 lb 0 oz)
Flamingo Beach, Costa Rica
09-Jun-2016
W-06 kg (12 lb)
Jack, almaco
23.13 kg (51 lb 0 oz)
Flamingo Beach, Costa Rica
07-Jun-2016
W-06 kg (12 lb)
Jack, almaco
19.96 kg (44 lb 0 oz)
Flamingo Beach, Costa Rica
04-Jun-2016
W-06 kg (12 lb)
Barracuda, Mexican
10.74 kg (23 lb 11 oz)
Flamingo Beach, Guanacaste, Costa Rica
03-Sep-2014
W-06 kg (12 lb)
Barracuda, Mexican
5.30 kg (11 lb 11 oz)
Marina Papagayo, Costa Rica
02-Jul-2011
W-08 kg (16 lb)
Jack, almaco
24.04 kg (53 lb 0 oz)
Flamingo Beach, Costa Rica
04-Jun-2016
W-10 kg (20 lb)
Grouper, broomtail
19.96 kg (44 lb 0 oz)
Flamingo Beach, Costa Rica
12-Mar-2017
W-15 kg (30 lb)
Grouper, broomtail
18.14 kg (40 lb 0 oz)
Flamingo Beach, Costa Rica
09-Mar-2017
W-15 kg (30 lb)
Catfish, flathead
19.22 kg (42 lb 6 oz)
Guntersville, Alabama, USA
18-Oct-2014
W-15 kg (30 lb)
Jack, Pacific crevalle
11.96 kg (26 lb 6 oz)
Flamingo Beach, Costa Rica
30-Jul-2008
W-24 kg (50 lb)
Grouper, broomtail
9.53 kg (21 lb 0 oz)
Flamingo Beach, Costa Rica
03-Jun-2016
W-24 kg (50 lb)
Jack, almaco
29.48 kg (65 lb 0 oz)
Flamingo Beach, Costa Rica
02-Nov-2015
W-37 kg (80 lb)
Grouper, broomtail
16.33 kg (36 lb 0 oz)
Flamingo Beach, Costa Rica
03-Jun-2016
W-37 kg (80 lb)
Catfish, flathead
8.16 kg (18 lb 0 oz)
Guntersville, Alabama, USA
25-Oct-2014
W-60 kg (130 lb)
Roosterfish
30.39 kg (67 lb 0 oz)
Flamingo Beach, Costa Rica
02-Nov-2015
W-60 kg (130 lb)
Snapper, Pacific cubera
27.98 kg (61 lb 11 oz)
Flamingo Beach, Costa Rica
30-Jun-2012
W-60 kg (130 lb)
Jack, almaco
25.46 kg (56 lb 2 oz)
Flamingo Beach, Costa Rica
29-Jun-2007
W-60 kg (130 lb)
Roosterfish
29.16 kg (64 lb 4 oz)
Flamingo Beach, Costa Rica
18-Jun-2006
W-60 kg (130 lb)
Jack, almaco
17.37 kg (38 lb 4 oz)
Flamingo Beach, Costa Rica
17-Jun-2006
W-60 kg (130 lb)
Roosterfish
23.76 kg (52 lb 6 oz)
Flamingo Beach, Costa Rica
07-Jun-2005

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