Might've been a contender for that IGFA
record of 60 pounds?
Mercury marine are a corporate partner of IGFA
. Mercury's commitment to innovation and quality was bom more than 75 years ago with the company's legendary founder, Carl Kiekhaefer, as he stood in his small Wisconsin machine shop, continually building and improving his pioneering outboard engines.
The competition has been divided into two categories, one for those who register at Jebel Sifah and will be regulated by the IGFA
, and an Open Category for contestants who only have to bring their best catch to the weighin.
If the catch is confirmed by the IGFA
, the fisherman will receive a prize of $1 million ([pounds sterling]654,000).
Sunday through Tuesday - Eighth annual Nantucket Slam, IGFA
qualifier tournament to benefit the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation.
After calling the IGFA
and talking to Jack Vitek, its world record coordinator, I learned that--at least for a short time --it's almost like shooting fish in a barrel.
Mather managed to equal the current IGFA
world record for a small-scaled mud carp at 4.7 k, taken on waggler float and 10lb line.
The three-day event will be an International Game Fish Association (IGFA
) Offshore World Championships 2010 qualifying event.
Attendees can enjoy an action-packed four days of activities that include a dedicated dive village where the general public visitors can see and try the latest diving equipment provided by Dream Divers, and the first ever International Game Fish Association (IGFA
) certified fishing competition in the Kingdom.As another attraction for the Kingdom's boating fraternity and industry professionals, the first ever Saudi Boating Conference will be held at the Jeddah Marriott Hotel on 13 October 2009 with a keynote address from H.H.
Professional anglers from as far as Finland have come to participate in the three-day event taking place from October 15 to 17, as this is a qualifying event for the International Game Fish Association (IGFA
) Offshore World Championship taking place in Cabo San Lucas, Mexico in November.
The IIGF is being organised by the International Garment Fair Association (IGFA
), the Apparel Export Promotion Council (AEPC), the Garment Exporters Association (GEA), the Clothing Manufacturers Association of India (CMAI), the Apparel Exporters and Manufacturers Association (AEMA) and the Apparel and Handloom Exporters Association (AHEA).