Archive for December, 2013
December 10, 2013 6:30 am
It's no question that fishing the Walmart FLW Tour fulltime can take its toll both mentally and physically. Though it is often overlooked, staying fit is one of the best ways to handle those stresses. M&M's pro Jim Moynagh makes it a point to exercise as much as he can and it has helped him continue to compete for over a decade on Tour.
December 9, 2013 8:10 am
There is a ton of outstanding fishing talent on Tour, but just being an exceptional angler will only get you so far in this sport. If you can't succeed on the business side or your last name isn't Morgan or Dudley, your career may well be short-lived. My goal with the Fish Biz blog will be to help FLW Outdoors anglers become better business people, ensuring a better product for the industry and all involved in this great sport. And, for those of you not interested in fishing for a living, I hope to give you an inside look at the business behind the sport we all love so much.
December 6, 2013 8:46 am
A trick of the calendar put Thanksgiving and Christmas closer together than usual this year, but that seems appropriate to Kristopher Queen. In fact, as far as he's concerned, Santa Claus has already visited and left him with plenty of reasons to be thankful.
During the latest episode, hosts Joe Opager and Jody White review some news from the week, talk ice fishing and interview FLW Tour pro Dave Lefebre about the upcoming 2014 FLW Tour season
December 5, 2013 7:43 am
I get a bunch of questions each winter about what to get the fisherman who has everything, so I figured I'd address that question in my blog this month.
December 4, 2013 7:13 am
It might be old-school, but a jigging spoon is still one of the best techniques there is for fishing deep lakes with shad in winter and early prespawn. The shad will collect around deeper structure such as ditches, creek bends and that sort of thing during the day and bass will stay under them and feed from time to time
December 3, 2013 6:32 am
Mark Rose has been one of the top competitors on the Walmart FLW Tour for the past decade - racking up four tour-level wins and earning the moniker "ledge master" for his prowess during summertime tournaments. But in 2012, Rose uncharacteristically missed qualifying for the Forrest Wood Cup.
December 2, 2013 7:04 am
If there is one thing I hate worse than seeing a nice bass boat with a filthy finish, it's seeing one with dirty carpet. I like to keep my stuff clean, but not just because it looks good. A bass boat is a huge investment, and the more you can do to protect that investment the better the returns if you ever decide to sell or trade it.
December 1, 2013 7:45 am
Starting Dec. 1, all FLW members will be able to participate in the latest monthly "FLW Member Giveaway" promotion - a free monthly drawing which will award thousands of dollars in valuable sponsor prizes exclusively to FLW members throughout the 2013 season.