My Personal Bests

Andrew Kennedy's Personal Best List
(Correct April 2013)




Freshwater Fish (UK)

Species

Weight

Date Of Capture

Place Of Capture

Bait/Method
Barbel
13lb 1oz
09/08/2012
River Derwent
Groundbait Feeder & Pellet Cocktail
Bream (Common/Bronze)
7lb 15oz
22/05/2013
Higham Farm Specimen Lake
Legered Maggot Medusa
Carp (King) [Leather]
24lb 9oz
24/04/2013
Forgotten Lake
Legered 12mm Pineapple Pop-up with PVA Stick over a raked-out swim
Carp (Crucian)
1lb 14oz
29/04/2010
Carr Vale Pond
Groundbait Feeder with Lobworm & Sweetcorn
Carp (Grass)
12lb 4oz
06/06/2006
Freelined Bread Crust
Catfish (Wels)
13lb 10oz
29/05/2008
Popped-Up "Wormedusa" Lobworms
Chub (Bait Caught)
5lb 13oz
14/11/2003
Derbyshire River
Legered Sardine
Chub (Fly Caught)
4lb
06/2003
Derbyshire River
Fly (Forgotten the pattern!)
Chub (Lure Caught)
4lb 2oz
07/2004
River Trent
Mepps Aglia Long
Eel
2lb 9oz
05/2007
Trent & Mersey Canal
Legered Worm
Grayling
1lb 13oz
01/12/2016
Northern Spate River
Trotted Maggots
Orfe (Golden)
1lb 9oz
2003
Private Derbyshire Lake
Freelined Breadflake
Perch (Bait Caught)
3lb 4oz
19/02/2013
River Derwent
Maggot Swimfeeder & Lobworm hookbait
Perch (Fly Caught)
2lb 15oz
21/07/2010
Derbyshire River
Kev Miles Perch Fry Fly on Nash Fang size 4 barbless
Perch (Lure Caught)
3lb 9½oz
20/08/2007
Derbyshire River
Lure - Storm Naturistic Perch
Pike (Bait Caught)
21lb 3oz
18/11/2005
Cambs. Drain
Float-Legered Sardine Deadbait
Pike (Lure Caught)
15lb 6oz
03/08/2005
Derbyshire River
Lure - Mepps Aglia Long
Roach
1lb 8oz
15/01/2009
Local Day Ticket Lake
Feeder-fished Maggots
Rudd
1lb 4oz
15/09/2009
Little Ouse, Cambs
Maggot Waggler
Salmon (Atlantic)
15lb approx
11/2003
River Tweed
Fly - (Red & Black Tube Fly)
Tench
4lb 5oz
22/05/2013
Higham Farm Specimen Lake
Legered Maggot Medusa
Trout (Brown)
4lb
08/07/2005
Derbyshire River
Lure - Rebel Ultralight Jointed Minnow
Trout (Rainbow)
4lb 7oz
08/04/2011
Fly
Zander
10lb 13oz
19/07/2006
River Great Ouse
Legered Coarse Deadbait

Freshwater Fish (Overseas)
Bass (Australian)
1lb 12oz
12/2001
Nimbin, NSW, Australia
Lure - Big S Plug
Bass (Largemouth)
4lb 7oz
1996
Bay Lake, Florida, USA
Freelined Shiner
Bass (Smallmouth)
2lb
May 2009
Potomac River, VA, USA
Lure - Mepps Aglia Long
Barramundi
8lbs
01/2002
Sunshine Coast, Australia
Stalked on Floating Pellet
Carp (Common)
10lbs
09/2001
Peel River, NSW, Australia
Stalked with Sweetcorn
Catfish (Channel)
8lb
June 2009
Potomac River, VA, USA
Touch-Legered Worm
Catfish (Wels)
66lb
15/09/2011
River Ebro, Riba Roja, Spain
Legered Roach
Mahseer (Himalayan Golden)
40lb (42.5 inches)
05/2005
Ramganga River, India
Legered Ragi Flour Paste
Mahseer (Malaysian)
2lb 8oz
04/2002
Sungai Tombeling, Taman Negara, Peninsular Malaysia
Legered Cricket
Perch (Golden) ["Yellowbelly"]
3lb 2oz
10/2001
Chaffey Dam Outflow, NSW Australia
Legered Worms
Sturgeon (White)
130lb
09/2006
Fraser River, Chilliwack, Canada
Legered Smelt

Other Species Caught
UK: Bleak, Bullhead, Carp (Ghost), Dace, Goldfish (Brown), Goldfish (Orange), Tench (Golden), Ruffe, Stickleback (3-Spined)

Overseas:  Crappie [US], Perch (Silver) [AUS], Pickerel (Chain) [US], Pumpkinseed [US], Squawfish [CAN], Sunfish [US]

Sea Fish (UK)
Eel
3lb
1997
Lowestoft Harbour
Legered Cockle
Grey Mullett (Thick-Lipped)
6lb 8oz
23/08/2015
Cornish Harbour
Float Fished Bread in the Dark
Tope
18lb
07/2006
Galloway
Legered Mackerel

Sea Fish (Overseas)
Bonito (Striped)
13lb
08/2013
off Mahe, Seychelles
Trolled Lure
Emperor (Thumbprint)
2lb
08/2013
Beau Vallon Beach, Seychelles
Legered Fish Chunk
Flathead
2001
Byron Bay, NSW, Australia
Legered Prawn
Grouper (Brownspotted)
3lb
08/2013
off Mahe, Seychelles
Legered Fish Chunk
Ray (Shovel-Nosed)
11/2001
Byron Bay, NSW, Australia
Legered Fish/Prawn Cocktail
Trevally (Giant)
4lb 5oz
2002
Mission Beach Pier, Australia
Stalked, Freelined Fish Head
Trevally (Golden)
3lb
2002
Great Keppel Island, Australia
Legered Prawn
Triggerfish (Starry)
1lb 10oz
08/2013
off Mahe, Seychelles
Kabura-style Jig
Tuna (Yellowfin)
21lb
08/2013
off Mahe, Seychelles
Trolled Lure

Other Species Caught
UK: Bass, Coalfish, Flounder, Pollack, Poor Cod, Weaver,

Overseas:  Bonito [Seychelles & Canary Islands], Bream [Aus, Canaries] Catfish (Channel) [USA], Eel (Moray) [Canaries]
Grouper (Coral) [Sey], Mullet (Grey) [Various], Parrot Fish [Sey], Pompano [Canaries], Shark (Black-Tip Reef) [Aus],
Snapper (Red) [Canaries], Wrasse (Various Species) [Canaries, Malta & Sey]