The following are some the heaviest dolphin (a.k.a. mahimahi and dorado) ever caught and approved as IGFA All-Tackle World Records. You’ll find more info on other record mahi at the end of this gallery.
No. 7 – 73 Pounds, Cabo San Lucas
No. 6 – 75 Pounds, Cabo San Lucas
No. 5 – 76.5 Pounds, Florida
No. 4 – 79 Pounds, Portugal
No. 3 – 80 Pounds, Walker’s Cay
No. 2 – 82 Pounds, 2 ounces, Cabo San Lucas
No. 1 – 83 Pounds, 6 ounces, Mazatlán
Now visit igfa.org for details on all of the largest dolphin ever caught, including those not included in this gallery for lack of a suitable photo. While you’re there, be sure to check our the IGFA’s 50-pound Trophy Dolphinfish Club.