ILSFA World Record #01

Spinner Shark - Florida - Brooks Paxton II

Brooks with this mature male spinner, just prior to release

WORLD RECORD STATS:

 

Country:
USA

 

State:
Florida

 

Location:
Venice

 

Species & Line Class:
spinner (Carcharhinus brevipinna) / 50 lb / All-Tackle

 

Sex:
Male

 

Total Length:
85 inches / 7 feet, 1 inch

 

Fork Length:
68 inches / 5 feet, 8 inches

 

Girth:
37 inches / 3 feet, 1 inches

 

Estimated Formula Weight = fork length X (girth X girth) / 800:
Estimated Weight = 116 lbs

 

Date of Capture:
January 7, 2007

 

Released Y/N:
Yes

 

Tagged Y/N:
No

 

Angler / Club:
Brooks Paxton II / The All-Star Rod & Gun Club

Cool During the heat of battle.
Sean Paxton leaders and lands what was first suspected to be a large blacktip.