Sam Mossman

Total number of records:
6
Total number of current records:
2
Total number of species:
5
Total number of countries:
1
Date of first record catch:
02-Nov-1985
Date of last record catch:
21-Mar-1998
Heaviest record catch:
112.97 kg (249 lb 1 oz) Marlin, striped
Heaviest multiple to one:
249.0 lb 1.0 oz Marlin, striped on 16 lb line
 

Line Class World Records (Conventional Tackle)

Line Class
Common Name
Weight
Location
Catch Date
M-02 kg (4 lb)
Kahawai (Australian salmon)
1.82 kg (4 lb 0 oz)
Tiri Tiri, Matangi, New Zealand
02-Nov-1985
M-08 kg (16 lb)
Marlin, striped
112.97 kg (249 lb 1 oz)
King Banks, New Zealand
13-May-1996
 

Tippet Class World Records (Fly Tackle)

Line Class
Common Name
Weight
Location
Catch Date
Tippet M-04 kg (8 lb)
Tuna, skipjack
5.17 kg (11 lb 6 oz)
NE Whale Island, Whakatane, New Zealand
09-Feb-1996
Tippet M-06 kg (12 lb)
Shark, mako
29.80 kg (65 lb 11 oz)
Hawkes Bay, New Zealand
11-Mar-1990
Tippet M-08 kg (16 lb)
Shark, blue
68.40 kg (150 lb 12 oz)
Tutukaka, Poor Knights, New Zealand
07-Dec-1997
Tippet M-10 kg (20 lb)
Shark, mako
31.20 kg (68 lb 12 oz)
Whakatane, New Zealand
21-Mar-1998

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