Christopher Hampl

Total number of records:
26
Total number of current records:
7
Total number of species:
11
Total number of countries:
3
Date of first record catch:
15-Aug-2005
Date of last record catch:
03-Oct-2021
Heaviest record catch:
30.25 kg (66 lb 11 oz) Roosterfish
Heaviest multiple to one:
15 lb 3 oz Barracuda, Mexican on 6 lb line
 

All-Tackle World Records

Line Class
Common Name
Weight
Location
Catch Date
All-Tackle
Surgeonfish, yellowfin
3.42 kg (7 lb 8 oz)
Boca Chica, Panama
25-Nov-2015
 

All-Tackle (Length) World Records

Line Class
Common Name
Length
Location
Catch Date
All-Tackle Length Fly
Skipjack, black
53 cm
Bahia Culebra, Papagayo, Costa Rica
03-Oct-2021
All-Tackle (Length)
Tuna, skipjack
56 cm
Hannibal Bank, Panama
02-Jul-2011
All-Tackle (Length)
Jack, almaco
119 cm
Golfito, Costa Rica
24-May-2011
All-Tackle (Length)
Jack, almaco
86 cm
Golfito, Costa Rica
17-Apr-2011
All-Tackle (Length)
Trevally, bigeye
64 cm
Golfito, Costa Rica
17-Apr-2011
 

All-Tackle Length Fly World Records

Line Class
Length
Location
Catch Date
Angler
All-Tackle (Length)
53 cm
Bahia Culebra, Papagayo, Costa Rica
03-Oct-2021
 

Line Class World Records (Conventional Tackle)

Line Class
Common Name
Weight
Location
Catch Date
M-03 kg (6 lb)
Barracuda, Mexican
6.89 kg (15 lb 3 oz)
Boca Chica, Panama
22-Nov-2015
M-08 kg (16 lb)
Barracuda, Mexican
6.00 kg (13 lb 3 oz)
Boca Chica, Panama
07-Jul-2011
M-10 kg (20 lb)
Barracuda, Mexican
3.40 kg (7 lb 7 oz)
Golfito, Costa Rica
31-Jul-2009
 

Tippet Class World Records (Fly Tackle)

Line Class
Common Name
Weight
Location
Catch Date
Tippet M-04 kg (8 lb)
Barracuda, Mexican
2.18 kg (4 lb 13 oz)
Golfito, Costa Rica
25-Oct-2015
Tippet M-04 kg (8 lb)
Barracuda, Mexican
1.11 kg (2 lb 7 oz)
Dominical, Costa Rica
02-May-2015
Tippet M-06 kg (12 lb)
Snapper, mullet
7.26 kg (16 lb 0 oz)
Isla Montuosa, Panama
02-May-2017
Tippet M-08 kg (16 lb)
Snapper, mullet
6.61 kg (14 lb 9 oz)
Isla Montuosa, Panama
21-May-2017
 

Junior & Smallfry World Records

Line Class
Common Name
Weight
Location
Catch Date
M-Junior
Arawana
2.14 kg (4 lb 11 oz)
Tocantins, Brazil
17-Sep-2011
M-Junior
Arawana
1.99 kg (4 lb 6 oz)
Tocantins, Brazil
16-Sep-2011
M-Junior
Arawana
0.97 kg (2 lb 2 oz)
Tocantins, Brazil
14-Sep-2011
M-Junior
Arawana
0.55 kg (1 lb 3 oz)
Tocantins, Brazil
29-Jul-2011
M-Junior
Skipjack, black
3.05 kg (6 lb 11 oz)
Golfito, Costa Rica
24-May-2011
M-Junior
Grouper, broomtail
5.00 kg (11 lb 0 oz)
Cebaco Bay, Panama
27-Dec-2010
M-Junior
Barracuda, Mexican
0.00 kg (7 lb 7 oz)
Golfito, Costa Rica
31-Jul-2009
M-Junior
Skipjack, black
2.55 kg (5 lb 9 oz)
Isla Palmares, Costa Rica
15-Jul-2009
M-Junior
Jack, almaco
24.00 kg (52 lb 14 oz)
Playa Blanca, Costa Rica
30-Jun-2009
M-Junior
Roosterfish
30.25 kg (66 lb 11 oz)
Playa Blanca, Costa Rica
27-Jun-2009
M-Junior
Jack, almaco
15.15 kg (33 lb 6 oz)
Playa Blanca, Costa Rica
26-Jun-2009
M-Junior
Payara
4.20 kg (9 lb 4 oz)
Rio Sao Benedito, Para, Brazil
12-Apr-2009
M-Smallfry
Skipjack, black
2.61 kg (5 lb 12 oz)
Cuajiniquil, Costa Rica
15-Aug-2005

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