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Alabama’s New World Record Alligator Unveiled

Alabama-alligator-group-2Who would have ever thought that the new World Record alligator would come from the state of Alabama? Most people would have guessed Louisiana or Florida, but those states had been harvesting alligators for many years before Continue reading Alabama’s New World Record Alligator Unveiled

SCI Flashback Friday – C.J. McElroy Hunts Russia

Editors Note: Each Friday Hunt Forever will reprint an article from our 1985septoctSafariCoverhuntforever040314archives. This chronicle of Safari Club International Founder C.J. McElroy’s 1972 hunt in the former USSR was printed in the Sept/Oct 1985 issue of Safari Magazine.

The tur is an unusual animal that looks as if it might be a cross between an ibex and a wild sheep. There are two species, according to all that has been printed about this strange creature, and both occur in the Soviet Union. Continue reading SCI Flashback Friday – C.J. McElroy Hunts Russia

New SCI World Record!

Record Book Director Michael Roqueni and Chief Master Measurer Chris Emery confirming world record.
Record Book Director Michael Roqueni (r) and Chief Master Measurer Chris Emery (l) confirming world record.

Safari Club International Director of Record Book and World Hunting Awards, Michael Roqueni has announced a new world record entry for Northeast Estate non-typical whitetail. Taken in Pennsylvania by Carlos Ramirez, this non-typical whitetail scored 659 2/8″. The record was confirmed by Michael Roqueni and Chief Master Measurer Chris Emery at SCI world headquarters. The previous record scored 610 2/8″. SCI congratulates Mr. Ramirez on his accomplishment.

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See the 610 2/8 Apple Creek Buck!