FISH don’t come anymore impressive than this 440 lb arapaima that fell to former Carp Society children’s fish-in organizer Alan Atkins during a trip to Gillhams, on the island of Krabi, Thailand.

Venue boss Stuart Gillham, a top big fish angler back when he lived in England, said: ‘The male fish has avoided capture for 21 months. It was last caught at 240 lb and has gained 200 lb.’

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