Showing posts from October, 2011

New Benelux carp fishing record 88lb

Once again the carp record for Belgium , The Netherlands and Luxemburg has been broken with a Belgian mirror carp of 40kg (88lb 2oz). The Mohikaan was captured this October at a new record weight on a public water in Belgium.

New Mar-Peche carp record at 78lb

On October 1st British angler Bill Phillips set a new carp lake record for Mar-Peche near Paris with a 78 lb 15oz mirror carp.

Biggest British carp alive caught at 57lb

The biggest British carp to be known alive currently was captured at a new record weight of 57lb 14oz.

World record catfish almost broken with 245lb monster

A British angler almost caught a new world record catfish with a 245lb specimen. The Spanish catfish only came 5lb short of breaking the world record captured in Italy at 250lb in 2010.

New Lac du Der-Chantecoq carp record

The carp record for French public water Lac du Der-Chantecoq was recently broken with a 34,8 kg common carp. Lac du Der is Europe's biggest artificial lake and well known for it's huge carp that have been caught there over the years.