Tuesday, October 29, 2013
Man from Ireland Catches Huge Catfish From a Float Tube
However my experience being dragged around is nothing compared to Gerard Smyth of Roslea, Ireland. You see Smyth was fishing for giant catfish on the Ebro River in Spain with guides from Monster Tours when he hooked into the catch of a lifetime. A behemoth of a catfish weighing in at 169 lbs.
According to this man on a mission to catch a giant catfish from a float tube, this fish hit a dead dead
Wow! After a mile long sleigh ride, being pulled around like a man-sized bobber, Smyth was able land the catfish with some help from his fishing crew.
I have to say this get's me riled up to push the limits of my float tube and catch some of the large fish swimming around at the bottom of my local fishing haunts. Congrats Gerard Smyth you're an encouragement to us all!
Pictures and story sourced at grindtv.com.