If you follow tournament bass fishing, you're probably aware of Bryan Thrift. With 12 career FLW tournament wins, and 70 top-10 finishes, he's doubtlessly won of the most winning anglers in FLW tournament bass fishing history. Even with that impressive resume, Thrift acknowledges that he was intimidated by crankabaits early
JT Kenney is on the water in Florida to show you how to fish (and not over-fish) a topwater prop bait around grass mats in Florida.
0:40 How JT Kenney likes to fish a topwater prop bait - locations and technique
5:17 Close up on the bait on
Yesterday, we released James Watson's interview on spoon jackin', as he joked, he's known for one other thing, fishing a Whopper Plopper. In this 37-minute bass fishing class, James Watson is here to share seasonal secrets for fishing a Whopper Plopper (and other topwater baits). He talks about where to
Brandon Cobb has years of experience fishing lakes with blueback herring. Blueback herring are a nomadic type of bass forage that will play in some tournaments, and in others, you may as well ignore they are even in the lake. A lot of this has to do with how bass
2019 FLW Cup Champion Bryan Thrift is on the water to talk about effectively using your marine electronics to locate, mark and catch bass. Bryan takes you through how he uses side-scan, down-scan and 360 scan for fishing offshore, which he dedicates a lot of his tournament time to doing.
Mark Zona return to The Bass University on the water to talk about when to use a walking pencil-style topwater bait (like the Megabass Dog-X Diamante) vs a topwater chugger or popper (like a Strike King HC KVD Splash Popper).
One of the most successful bass fishermen of all time, Bryan Thrift, was in Ohio back in 2015, where he taught a bass fishing class seminar on one of our most requested topics: how to skip baits. Lots of anglers know that bass like to live in the hard-to-reach places,
Mark Zona is back on the water to talk about fishing topwater poppers, like Strike King HC KVD Splash Popper and pencil baits (walk-the-dog-style baits) like Strike King KVD Sexy Dawg. He talks about how he utilizes each bait during
Bassmaster Elite Series rookie Mark Daniels Jr. (MDJ) is at the Bass U TV Live booth at iCast 2017 talking about the Evolution Baits GrassBurner Buzzbait. This new buzzbait features a hard-body lure design that allows for easy casting, double treble hooks for higher
2016 & 2017 Best Hard Lure award-winning tackle manufacturer Savage Gear to the Bass University TV Live booth at iCast 2017. Mads Grosell and Savage Gear pro Travis Klein talk about the 2016 iCast award-winning Savage Gear
Elite Series angler Fletcher Shryock talks about one of his favorite baits, frogs. In this seminar, Fletcher covers the equipment use and techniques to know when fishing a buzzfrog or a hollow-body. Fletcher goes to the frog to imitate a surprising number of bass targets. Fletcher answers these important questions
Oh Golly it's topwater time with Shaw Grigsby! Shaw absolutely loves fishing topwater baits throughout the year in his home state of Florida. However, when the conditions are right for topwater fishing, you will find Shaw slinging topwaters in search of big bass throughout the country! "Topwater is
Sometimes when you don't get a hook in a fish, or the fish swipes at the bait, which often happens with reaction baits, like crankbaits, buzzbaits, chatterbaits and spinnerbaits. What do you do to get them in the boat? Sometimes called follow-up baits, these baits are meant to land those
Jacob Powroznik is on the water, thick in some matted vegetation, with The Bass University. In this 12-minute bass fishing class, Jacob will teach you how to fish a topwater frog in the mats.
0:26 Forg fishing or flipping mats on a tidal river system
1:39 Jacob's summer