Fish Species Spotlight:SturgeonWorld Record SturgeonThe world record sized Sturgeon ever caught, as per the International Game Fish Association, was caught in 1983 and it weighed in at 468 lb 0 oz. It was caught in Benecia, California, USA.•Weight - 468 lb 0 oz•Location - Benicia, California, USA •Catch Date- 09-Jul-1983 •Angler - Joey Pallotta, IIISee more fishing tackle in ourFishing Gear and Tackle store.Disclosure: This post is brought to you by the Mendenhall Outdoors team. We highlight products and services that you might find interesting. We frequently receive products free of charge from manufacturers to test. This does not drive our decision as to whether or not a product is featured or recommended. If you click a link on this page, then go on to make a purchase, we might receive a commission – at no extra cost to you, and does not impact the purchase price of any products that you may purchase.