ACHIEVEMENTS DURING ‘JURASSIC PARK’ TRIP
The first successfully targeted British six-gilled shark.
Set an unofficial British record for a six-gilled shark – 512lb.
Almost certainly the largest shark of any species actually boated, measured and released aboard a British charter boat.
The first successfully targeted British blue skate.
Set an unofficial British record for blue skate – 35lb.
Kevin McKie is now the first skipper to boat all three British species of skate, having caught the common (flapper) a rare white skate, another
unofficial British record, earlier this year in Scotland, and now two blue skate on this charter.
Size Matters is now the first British charter boat to catch five 100lb-plus species in a single year, including blue, porbeagle and six-gilled shark, along with common and white skate.