Around here that is why we talk pounds. If you measure your carp in pounds, suddenly 20 is magic again. I hook a 20lb carp and I know it. Instantly. About three shakes of a monkey's butt later the whole world knows it.
"Twenty - Twenty - Tweeeeentyyyyyyy!!!!!!!"
Truth is I don't catch all that many 20lb carp, but my first carp of 2013 was a DSP personal best 22lb. That was a good sign and I had my best year so far for twenties. Here they are, in no particular order and with a 30 thrown in for good measure: