Carp record bid rejected but orfe and others are accepted by British Record Fish Committee

21 Dec

THE final 2018 changes to the British Record Fish List have included a number of fish being accepted – but there was a ‘NO’ to one high-profile giant.

Lawrence King’s golden orfe of 8 lb 5 oz was accepted as an equal record.
Lawrence King’s golden orfe of 8 lb 5 oz was accepted as an equal record.

An official carp record bid of 69 lb 10 oz was rejected by the British Record Fish Committee due to the …Continue reading »

World carp record rises from 108 lb to 112 lb 14 oz (51.2 kg)!

23 Nov

THE World carp record of 108 lb (pictured below) has risen by nearly 5 lb…. to an incredible 112 lb 14 oz (51.2 kg) at Euro Aqua in Hungary.

This 108 lb World carp record catch has been overtaken... when the scales tipped 51.2 kg (112 lb 14 oz).
This 108 lb World carp record catch has been overtaken… when the scales tipped 51.2 kg (112 lb 14 oz).

The immense new World carp record catch was made by Dutchman Michel Schoenmakers on Friday, November 23, 2018. More details …Continue reading »