Brandon explains his game plan for how to use crankbaits during all seasons of the year to locate and catch big bass.
High Speed Cranking Main Topics
0:50 Crankbait techniques
1:35 Why high gear ratio?
12:50 Line selection for cranking
14:40 Rod selection for cranking
16:40 Rod lengths
29:25 Hooks & split rings for high speed cranking
32:05 Crankbait customization
Bassmaster Angler-of-the-Year Aaron Martens joins
Randy says that the mid-depths of the water column are the most overlooked and he will show you his best crankbaits. Randy will also share his knowledge of the latest innovations in sound technology with crankbaits.
Lipless crankbaits are an outstanding search tool and big bass-catching bait. Cliff explains the basics, but then dives into the advanced details such as how to improve your strike-to-catch ratio, his knowledge on color/ lure selection, lipless crankbait sounds, and more.
In this video, MLF bass fishing pro Fred Roumbanis joins Pete Gluszek to talk about the latest braided line developments from Cortland and share some tips for fishing a swimbait, including his ideal conditions for fishing them in open water and for fishing them around cover.
2:10 Fred Roumbanis's
In this video, Bassmaster tournament fishing champions Mike Iaconelli and Pete Gluszek talk about attaching a flurocarbon leader to braided line, how to do it, and why you want to do it. Pete shares a great knot for connecting the two directly, and Ike shares some benefits of using a
This isn't your typical bass fishing video, John explains in-depth information for over 45 minutes about every important aspect for fishing with shallow crankbaits!
In this bass fishing video, Captain Justin Jones joins The Bass University to talk about braided line noise when flipping and pitching. Inspired by Randall Tharp's Bass University classes Flipping & Pitching Cover and
Pete Gluszek is the Dean of The Bass University, and in 2019, he was in Columbus, OH to teach a bass fishing class seminar titled "Fishing on the Edge", which is also the title of another angler's autobiography. In this class, Pete talks about the best times to fish edges,
Crankbait fishing legend, FLW & BASS champion and Bassmaster Classic champion David Fritts sits down with Pete Gluszek and Pat Renwick from Stray Casts Bass Fishing podcast at the 2020 Bassmaster Classic. David worked with Berkley to design a flat-side crankbait that's made of plastic that's easy to cast, but
Mark Daniels Jr.'s title sponsor is Rat-L-Trap, and he loves this original Bill Lewis lure. He starts this seminar by sharing why he loves the Rat-L-Trap, including catching some of his largest bass. Quickly learn the legend of the Rat-L-Trap that originates on
Bassmaster Elite Series angler Matt Herren returned to The Bass University in Gadsden, AL to discuss an old school bait, that many anglers have put away, and many young anglers have never thrown. Proven fish-catchers, balsa baits have often been displaced by plastic-bodied plugs in the modern tackle box. Learn
Mike Iaconelli is on the water explaining what he likes in a crankbait rod for each situation he is in.
FLW Tour professional tournament bass fisherman Hunter Freeman joins Pete Gluszek and Pat Renwick to talk about fishing deep water.
1:04 Fishing in deep water and finding the fish deep can be intimidating
3:30 Fishing deep with a Carolina rig
4:09 Deep is a relative term, learn