Archive for December, 2014
December 15, 2014 6:55 am
Rod lockers require extra tugging to loosen frosty grips, and your shadow swells with the layers of fleece and hooded sweatshirts. Nevertheless, bass will still bite when frosty air nips at your nose. Walmart pro Wesley Strader knows that despite the shivering conditions, this time of year is ripe with big-bass potential.
December 12, 2014 2:18 pm
In the wake of recent news that Bass Pro Group has acquired Ranger Boats, as well as Triton and Stratos brands, from Platinum Equity, folks in the industry immediately began asking questions about the future of the iconic boat builder, its relationship with FLW, and whether or not the acquisition would lead to positive change for the industry.
FLW, the world's largest bass fishing tournament organization, has announced a sponsorship agreement with Navionics, a leader in electronic navigation charts and systems for marine and outdoor sporting use.
Most anglers, pros included, look for any little edge to increase their catch, and that includes even the knots they tie to attach lures to their lines. With that in mind, picking the best knot to use with all of today's lines can be a challenge.
December 11, 2014 2:03 pm
Bass Pro Group announced today an agreement to acquire Fishing Holdings, LLC, a manufacturer of fishing boats that include Ranger Boats and the Stratos and Triton boat brands from Platinum Equity.
In Episode 57, hosts Jody White and Kyle Wood cover some recent FLW news, talk about Jody's recent trip to Ranger Boats and give a tip about jerkbait fishing. Additionally, Jody talks with FLW Tour pro Philip Jarabeck about his 2014 season, how he made his way to the FLW Tour, fishing in Florida and his five favorite hardbaits.
December 10, 2014 7:06 am
December and January are the two months when anglers really start preparing for the coming season, whether it's firming up sponsorships, planning tournament schedules or restocking baits and equipment. This is also the time of year when a lot of anglers plant cover in the lake or the lakes where they fish so they'll be productive the following year.
December 9, 2014 8:34 am
December 8, 2014 7:45 pm
If you are a fisherman you might know Todd Kline as the two-time Rayovac FLW Series Western Division Co-angler of the Year.