BASS tournament professional angler Mike McClelland's fascination with jerkbaits started when he was a young tournament angler, and after his pattern started to give out, his partner for the day suggested the go "really catch them" with a weighted jerkbait. Since then, Mike has gone on to work with
In this brand new episode of The Bass University Live, recorded December 15th, 2019, we are talking about team bass tournaments, also known as "buddy tournaments". This exciting form of angling is a unique and fun way to get out fishing and compete in tournaments. We discuss tactics, techniques and situations
One of the most important decisions to make when fishing, which often determines to tournament wins or losses, is the decision of when to stay and when to leave. In this on the water bass fishing instructional video tournament anglers Mike Iaconelli and Pete Gluszek will discuss:
Positive fishing conditions
2019 Major League Fishing BPT angler Jeff Kriet returns to The Bass University in Tulsa, OK. In this 55-minute bass fishing class seminar video, Jeff Kriet will discuss the finer details of a topic that frightens many bass anglers, fishing for suspended bass. Learn how to locate and catch these
Matt McBee, lure designer for Tater Hog Custom Lures, joined Pete Gluszek at the Bassmaster Classic to talk about his realistic glide baits:
4:19 The Hoochiemama - jointed and billed wake bait
7:12 Glide baits vs double jointed baits and when & where Matt likes to fish them
Bassmaster Elite Series pro, husband and recent home owner Car Jocumsen joins The Bass University to talk about fishing glide baits, particularly what part they play in his tournament fishing success. Learn when, where and how to fish glide baits in tournaments for maximum effectiveness.
0:24 Carl Jocumsen talks
In this video, Pete Gluszek talks with Japanese lure designer Hiroshi Nishine from Nishine Lure Works Ltd. Nishine discusses how he got started in designing lures, differences in fishing in Japan and the US and more.
Main Topics in this Hiroshi Nishine Interview
Brandon Palaniuk spent 3 years with Arashi developing a much more affordable glide bait (sub $40) that also met his strict specifications. Learn about this new bait, which is available for pre-order as of the time of this writing, and how to fish glide baits for bass.
Brett is a long-time subscriber to The Bass University's service and library of bass fishing videos. Hollywood talks about his experience getting involved in bass fishing and how The Bass University has helped him become a more successful bass angler. The pros at The Bass University are sharing the juice
Big Fish Bobby Lane talks about his 12th place finish at the fish MLF Bass Pro Tour bass fishing tournament in Florida. Justin Kimmel asks Bobby some questions about the format change and his approach to fishing this tournament. Bobby shares some of the baits he used to advance to
Jared Lintner is a long time BASS angler and current MLF angler from the West Coast. In his years of fishing for giant bass, he's found that catching double-digit pound bass is more like hunting than traditional fishing. In this interview, Jared Lintner talks about the baits, locations, techniques he
Harvey Horne is a Bassmaster Elite Series angler, who, like many other professional anglers has the ultimate goal of lifting the Bassmaster Classic trophy one day. Harvey shares his history with past champions, fisihng the Federation and fishing the Opens.
1:06 Harvey Horne's Federation bass fishing tournament history and
Lots of professional bass fishing tournament anglers run & gun to win top-level tournaments, and that certainly works, but each angler needs to play to their strengths. Mike McClelland is here to tell you that grinders do win tournaments, and that's how
Carl Jocumsen has spent a load of time working with his Humminbird and Minn Kota electronics to be able to get spot-locked or shallow water anchored on a great spot and milk it for all it's worth. He demonstrated this with the biggest catch in our