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As listed in International Game Fish Association's world Record Game Fishes


LINE TEST RECORDS 41

Click Here for All Tackle Records 21
Click Here for Fly Fishing Records 18

BONITO
Pacific Sarda; 8 lb; Golfito; 2/13/78; Jean A.
Lovetang, W-6.

DOLPHIN - (Dorado or Mahi Mahi)
Coryphaena hippurus; 87lb; Gulf of Papagayo;
9/25/78; Manuel Salazar, M-50 (also holds all tackle record) .

JACK
Cravelle Caranx hippos; 42 lb; Barra Colorado;
10/1/78; Marilyn Mattson; W-20.

JACK
Pacific cravelle Caranx caninus: (1) 7 lb; Playa Zancudo; 12/20/95; Dr. Craig Whitehead, M-2. (2)18 lb 8 oz;
Plays Zancudo; 9/2/95; Dr. Craig Whitehead, M-8. (3) 28 lb
12 oz; Golfito; 8/2/92; Dr. Jerome N Matthews M-20; (4)
29 lb. 8 oz.; Plays Zancudo; 1/1/94; Ronald C Snody M-50
(also holds all tackle record). (5) 23 lb 8 oz Plays Zancudo;
12/23/92; Judy M. Sypniecki, W-50.

MARLIN BLUE (Pacific)
Makara nigricans (1)182 lb 8 oz; Quepos; 3/15/89; Marg Love; W-4. (2) 303/b Flamingo Bay; 8/15/91; Deborah Maddox Dunaway W 12.

ROOSTERFISH
Nematistius pectoralis (1) 42 lb Golfito; 5/19/90; Dr. Jerome N. Matthews; M 8 (2) 88 lb 12 oz; Gulf of Papagayo; 10/9/92; John Porr; M 18 (3) 28 lb Gulf of Papagayo; 9/25/98; Beth K/a/ne; W 4 (4) 80 lb' Flamingo Bay; 10/1/93; Virgin/s Jane Penley; W 8 (5) 43 lb Flamingo Bay; 7/18/92; Deborah Maddox Dunaway W 130.
RUNNER
Rainbow Elagatis bipinnulata (1) 24 lb Tamarindo;
11/23/86; Anthony V Spezzano; M-12 (2)14/b 7 oz Is/ada
Coco; 3/26/84; Nors C. Schofield.

SAILFISH
Pacific latiophotus platypterus (1)111 lb Flamingo
Bay; 7/5/93; Jerry Dunaway; M-2. (2)102 lb Flamingo Bay;
7/19/92; Deborah Maddox Dunaway W 2 (3)109 lb 12 oz;
Deborah Maddox Dunaway; W-4.

SNAPPER
Cubera Lutjanus cyanopterus' 88 lb 5 oz;
Tortuguero 8/27.

SNAPPER
Pacific cubera Lufianus novemfasciatus (1) 2 lb;
Plays Zancudo 12/18/95 Dr Craig Whitehead M 2 (2)12/b Matthews M 4 (3) 6 lb;
Plays Zancudo 9/8/95 Dr Craig Whitehead (4) 48 lb 3 oz;
Drake a Bay 6/6/97 Bill Kirby M 8 (5) 51 lb Drake a Bay.

SNOOK
Centropomus app (1) 55 lb 8 oz Rio Parr/ta; 12 (2) 49 lb 13 oz; Rio Tulin 5/20/90 Gerardo Cespedes M 16 (3) 53 lb 10 oz; Rio M 20 (also holds all-tackle record) (4) 5 arsnio 8/23/91 George Beck, M 30 (5) 27 lb 8 oz Barr 0/2/89; onna avenport;

TREVALLY
Bigeye Caranx sexfasciatus; 6 lb. 13 oz; Bahis Paz
Va/s; 4/14/83;Yvas FM. Hentic; M-2.

SNOOK
Bluefin Carnx malampygus; (1) 18 lb; Quepos
4/5/97; Michael R. C/ark; M-6. (2) 20 lb; Tamarindo; 5/28/89;
Lawrence A. Gordich; M-12. (3(17 lb; Drake's Bay. Cocos Is/and; 5/5/97; Mar/i Manser; W-6.

 


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