SCI Members are proud of their hunts and proud to share them with fellow members. Here are a few of the latest entries into the SCI Record Book.
Herman Wiedner with his potential number 15 overall Eurasian wild boar.
Craig Willis with his potential number 6 overall Chukotka snow sheep.
Robert P. Braubach shows his number 1 overall Southern mountain reedbuck
Brian Brockette with his potential number 10 overall copper springbok.
Mikhail Samovarov shows his potential number 5 overall Iberian mouflon
Chris A. Dianda shows his potential number 1 overall Gobi argali.
Thomas Kreiner and his potential number 1 overall Bukharan markhor.
Khalid Sultan Al Saud with his potential number 6 overall wapiti or maral (Europe) (non-typical)
The SCI Record Book is a perfect way to document your adventures and provide a lasting legacy of your hunting heritage. Our members are constantly striving to reach for that next goal and share it with other SCI members. If you haven’t sent in an entry for your hunts, either current or past, there’s no better time than right now!
Jim Shockey with his potential Top Twenty free range European mouflon harvested in South America with Juan Taccari of Villa Hermosa.
Gorge Brown with his southern greater kudu from Botswana. This kudu had over 63″ horns! WOW, now that’s a trophy!
Alexander Egorov shown with the Bukharan markhor he harvested in Tajikistan, Dashti-Djum. This is the new potential Number 5 overall.
Jay Link with his Chukotka snow sheep harvested in Russia. It scores 137 5/8″.
Ed Berg with his Gredos ibex from Spain harvested with Fernando Saiz-Spain. This is the new Number 8 overall trophy
Sergey Datsenko with an iconic photo of the South African springbok harvested with Chapungu Safaris. It scores 35 3/8″.
Alejandro Reyes Vasquez – shown with a Mexican Central Plateau whitetail deer from Zacatecas, Mexico. It scored 112 which is the new Number 8 overall!
Editor’s Note: Several of the top ten are absent from this gallery as the listings had no photograph to accompany them. Stats for the ranking moose not listed here can be found in the SCI Online Record Book.
The largest of all moose. The largest bulls stand 6-1/2 to 7-1/2 feet (2.0 to 2.3 m) at the top of the hump and have been estimated to weigh as much as 1,800 pounds. Solitary except when mating, mates in September and October, with bulls displaying and fighting for dominance and taking one female at a time. Bulls can be dangerous during the rut, and unarmed humans may be at risk. Despite it’s Continue reading Top SCI Record Book Alaska-Yukon Moose
A handsome sheep, with a redder coat than other urials. Males have a white bib and a long black neck ruff in the winter coat. (However, one specimen collected near Rawalpindi had a white neck ruff). Most Punjab urials have a narrow, two-colored saddle patch (black in front, white behind), but in some individuals it may be all white or absent entirely. The rump patch, belly and lower legs are white and there is a dark, narrow stripe between belly and upper body. The horns are cervical, curving tightly in some animals and less so in others.
SCI President Larry Higgins holds the number 3 spot with this Urial taken in 2005 in the Salt Mountains of Pakistan. It measures 130 2/8″.
The number 4 Punjab urial belongs to Dr. Jim Conklin. He took this ram measuring 127 1/8″ in 1985 with the help of guide Rohil Nana.
The number 5 Urial was taken by Gary Hensen in 2005 with the help of guide Kaan Karakaya of Shikar Safaris. It measures 127″.
Arthur Dubs took the number 8 Urial in 2006 near Islamabad, Pakistan. It measures 124 7/8″.
Urial number 9 was taken by Kenneth Barr in 2007 near Islamabad, Pakistan with the help of Shikar Safaris. It measures 124 6/8″.
The number 12 urial was taken by Alexander Egorov in 2014 in Islamabad Pakistan, with the help of Shah Ghulam of Himalayan Nature Tours. It measures 121 4/8″.
Urial number 13 was harvested by Deb Cunningham in 2012 near Kalabagh, Pakistan. It measures 121 2/8″.
Malcom King is in the 14th spot with this urial ram taken in 2009. It measures 120 7/8″.
Rashid Jamsheed holds the number 15 urial ram taken in 1980. It measures 119 6/8″.
Giorgio Barbero comes in at number 16 with this urial ram taken in 1972 in the Salt Mountains of Pakistan. It measures 119 2/8″.
Jason Bruce holds the number 10 spot with this urial taken in 2016 near Balochistan, Pakistan. It measures 124 2/8″.
Safari Club International founder C.J. McElroy holds the number 11 spot with this urial taken in 1978 in Rawalpindi, Pakistan. It measures 123 7/8″