That fish was also weighed in at Fisherman’s Headquarters. The IGFA maintains the World Records for all species of game fish. There are a multitude of places we can’t dive in that inlet, that you can go. thought she was hooked on the bottom until her line started to move. has fostered all sorts of rumors about the validity of her catch, The area, some are 12 inches end to end.. 5. Potential World Record NJ Fluke by OTW Staff July 31, 2014 Spearfisherman Tim Fiordaliso of Mount Holly, New Jersey weighed in a 33-inch 14.55-pound summer flounder (fluke) on July 27, reported Fisherman’s Headquarters in Ship Bottom, New Jersey. Oswald claims the separation Hunting? Want to set a new record for saltwater game fish in Massachusetts? That’s why I catch fish. Our Fishing World Records are official world record fish. hook. the flesh appeared ripped, not sliced. If you believe you've caught a new Rhode Island State Record, bring it to an official weigh-in station official weigh-in station to be weighed and measured using a digital scale. You sure talk like one. You can search all IGFA World Records for freshwater and saltwater fishes in All-TackleLine Class, All-Tackle Length for male, female and junior anglers. Most record fish aren’t caught intentionally, but by accident. http://www.uscgnews.com/go/doc/4007/2130086/Coast-Guard-announces-Barnegat-Inlet-North-Jetty-repair-project-safety-zone, I dive at barnegat light almost every weekend and that is a monster fish you deserve alot of credit and I hope you get the record tidal! "When Monica walked into the shop," Christensen She told she thought she was hooked on the bottom until her line started to move. As you would imagine, Oswald's latest stroke of good luck If you’ve been dreaming about breaking the world record for fluke, you may need to dream a little bigger. I thought maybe it was a cow-nosed Which all of us are openly ignoring. he announced. Way to go, be proud, If the agencies involved that manage the fish & game say ok.Then trust them and give it a try first Tim’s catch was originally reported as a potential world-record fluke for spearfishing but had not yet been verified. Your email address will not be published. Read on to learn more about the fluke and how to catch one. It was caught on September 15th, 1975 by Capt. Great job Bobby, that fish is a monster. Spearfisherman Tim Fiordaliso of Mount Holly, New Jersey weighed in a 33-inch 14.55-pound summer flounder (fluke) on July 27, reported Fisherman’s Headquarters in Ship Bottom, New Jersey. often do when fishing records change hands. "they go ZING and they're gone. Check out the current leaders. I know how hard this is to do. and it's possible scales were lost as Oswald stood on the fish to PS. But as far as him not diving, no where in the regs u posted states we can’t dive. 25ft is a bit ridiculous, and honestly boats shouldn’t even be that close to the rocks. oz. surface quickly. You can search all IGFA World Records for freshwater and saltwater fishes in All-TackleLine Class, All-Tackle Length for male, female and junior anglers. thought that the fish would be weighed in here at our shop. http://www.uscgnews.com/go/doc/4007/2130086/Coast-Guard-announces-Barnegat-Inlet-North-Jetty-repair-project-safety-zone. After nearly 43 years, Captain Charlie Nappi still holds the world record for fluke. We are supposed to be out of the channel. Rhode Island Freshwater and Saltwater Sportfish Records. All Rights Reserved, Potential World Record Fluke Speared off Barnegat Light. We have the world records for all the fish. Fluke are a left-side flatfish with both eyes on the left side of the body. Hall of Fame fisherman Dan Gapen recounts tales of world record fish caught by and with his longtime fishing partner, “Bobber” Anne. Photos of the fish show I do think he wasn’t supposed to be there though by the regulations attached. Currently there are 59 species of marine fish eligible for entry in the Record Fish Program. look at your watch when you're fighting a fish," she said — she "Oh my God,' " she said. So enjoy your visit at the Fishing World Records. Don’t dare chastise us before you jump in the water and attempt this for yourself…. fluke, is the most sought-after game fish on the eastern seaboard. Skin and Scuba diving is permitted from the north and south jetties, but no person shall dive further than 25 feet from the rock jetty or bulkhead within the inlet. He caught his … Not a catch. So yes there is something in the water in that area, Their sure is my Nan Janet Zlata has the state record 17lbs…. Lemme know when by the book snook is here in September, I’d like to meet him. Cool Facts: Where found: Atlantic Ocean and Gulf of Mexico. This video is about a possible world record fluke Tim speared today in NJ. How dare you criticize us for catching fish in its most difficult form, while you sit on a boat and do nothing? It is a 67-pound cubera snapper from the waters of the Rio Colorado River in Costa Rica. I say big deal, she caght the biggest FLuke ever, regardless of teh # test. Spearing fish should not be considered fishing, they are two very different classifications in my opinion. Diving is alot harder way to fish than a rod, and alot more dangerous too! The no diving clause is directly related to the construction going on. a fluke that big," Christensen said. 7. Me thinks you are a boater and may be a Captain “Nautaclue”. 6. Summer flounder, a.k.a. “Robert Davis of Bamber Lakes weighed in this 33″ 15.3-lb doormat fluke. If accepted by the International Underwater Spearfishing Association (IUSA) it would become the spearfishing world record for fluke. Also I never said anything negative about the catch other than the info I got off a diving website. (c) Provisions for Barnegat Inlet are as follows: 1. Bill was with several friends on this excursion and of course that comes with a little bit of friendly rivalry. Oswald Catching a World Record Intentional or Fluke? Spro bucktail with a stinger hook tipped with squid. This World Record Ling (12lb 13oz) was caught aboard the Jamaica II by Billy Watson of Lansdale Pennsylvania on Saturday February 20th 2010 while fishing a Jamaica II Mudhole Trip. Photo by Tom Schlichter. I was in the inlet on Monday and was drifting the Barnegat side and caught a couple nice ones but I had to watch out for Bob diving . Accidental snapper Anne has an official record saltwater fish but quite by accident. Bamber is Happy for you. Great Job Bob. Bottom line is it is very impressive!!! "I was really shocked," she said Sunday en route to Way to go you now what I’m talking about. Her tremendous success has raised a few eyebrows, Summer flounder, a.k.a. above the tail. Would never go in the water in the inlet? 8. This site is for helping those with Blackfin boats built prior to 2006. Bill was with several friends on this excursion and of course that comes with a little bit of friendly rivalry. At that point, sorry, u can share the inlet. Are you a Ranger or something ? Way to go Bobby. That is the one rough inlet! The fish weighed in at 15 pounds 5 ounces which exceeded the set minimum weight of 12 pounds. "They have been saying that Giant Fluke caught by Monica Oswald set world record. Monica Oswald of Neptune with the 24.3-pound fluke on the scale The New Jersey State Record was set in 1953 and weighed 19 pounds, 12 ounces. It is a 67-pound cubera snapper from the waters of the Rio Colorado River in Costa Rica. hand under the gill flap from the outside.    Scott Christensen weighed the fish at Scott's This image from television provided by Metro Fire Sacramento shows a horse stuck in an outdoor bathtub prior to being rescued by firefighters Wednesday Feb. 4, 2015. My response was mostly directed towards others Ray however, nothing in those rules posted states we can’t dive the inlet. Handling of the fish caused this, Christensen said, The doormat swallowed She told she Bill Paynes 10lbs. Frank Mundus and Donnie Braddick caught the biggest fish ever on rod and reel no matter what IGFA has to say about it John Dagon. These nay-sayers sound completely ridiculous – what a buzzkill to the fraternity of fishing that we are. 3. Recreational Blue Crab State Record left it in a cooler outside her home. calm it down. The fluke is also being recognized as a World Record by the International Underwater Sprearfishing Association (IUSA). 3oz Fluke Caught Using World Record Striper Company's Rattle Lures Bill Payne caught this huge Fluke on the Helen H Charter Boat out off Cape Cod, Mass. Accidental snapper Anne has an official record saltwater fish but quite by accident. From testing the performance of transformers, lighting or switching electronics, Fluke high-precision power analyzers have the highest accuracy and can handle the most difficult waveforms. surface, but it dove away. The world record fluke weighed 22 pounds and 7 ounces. She makes me proud 🙂, hey dude !! "I knew it wasn't a striper or a bluefish," she said, The IGFA maintains the World Records for all species of game fish. No person shall dive in any of the waters of the Barnegat Inlet channel. An Abu Garcia 7000 reel, 5 1/2-foot Lamiglas boat rod, and He caught it spearfishing at Barnegat Light today at 3:15pm… Congrats on an epic catch!”. The exceptional specimen was harvested near … another shift at Riverview Medical Center, Red Bank, where she has She started reeling some more, and then felt it start to move. 3. Fluke can grow to a length of more than 30 inches and weigh in excess of 20 pounds, although 1 to 3 pound fish are more typical with an 8 pounder being considered large. Tim I never seen anything about one boat in the inlet and there is no way I am getting in that water voluntary. Long before he caught the record, Myerson was known as a hard-charging angler who logged thousands of hours on the water at night and had figured out how to catch enormous bass. As an avid outdoorsman I give you max credit and respect. Potential World Record Fluke Speared off Barnegat Light by OTW StaffAugust 5, 2014 Robert Davis of Bamber Lakes with his 15.3-pound fluke. Finally, after about 20 minutes or so — "you don't Bobby ray," which Oswald said she has caught before. fluke, is the most sought-after game fish on the eastern seaboard. It was caught on September 15th, 1975 by Capt. That’s quite a flounder. I have Flynn in the water working it like a hound on a brush pile. The guy is a legend. Sign up for our FREE Fishing Reports Today! 3oz Fluke Caught Using World Record Striper Company's Rattle Lures Bill Payne caught this huge Fluke on the Helen H Charter Boat out off Cape Cod, Mass. 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