HAULING bionic man Ron Bury does not let age and physical impairment stop him – and this 125 lb catfish proves.

One of life’s big pleasures is big fish for the evergreen 79-year-old – despite having had both of his knees replaced, a thumb joint and toe joints replaced and fused, plus arthritis in his elbows, shoulders and pretty much everywhere else that you could think of.

Southend-on-Sea, Essex-based Ron banked an astonishing three hard-battling 100 lb-plus cats and added numerous other back-up fish during his trip to Spain’s River Ebro.

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