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
Jason Christie will identify factors that trigger the movement of bass from winter patterns and discuss staging areas on various bodies of water. Jason will also break down his four favorite power tactics for catching giant bass during the pre-spawn phase: jerkbaits, spinnerbaits/ bladed jigs, swimbaits, and jigs.
Do you ever wonder how several of the top pro bass anglers manage to consistently catch big bass up shallow all year round? Greg Hackney helps identify the scenarios for which bass relate to shallow cover and structure throughout the year. He also discusses the exact techniques and baits that
West Coast Bassmaster Elite Series Pro angler John Murray discusses catching big smallmouth. On some bodies of water, they're the most fun to catch, and in a tournament situation on those bodies of water, the best chance you have at winning. John talks about the specifics of his favorite baits
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.
Mike Iaconelli takes us on the water to talk the fine points of finesse fishing. He covers everything from setting the hook to how to play the fish on light line in different cover situations.
Lots of people ask professional bass fishing tourmanent champion Mike Iaconelli, "When should I switch from power fishing to finesse fishing techniques?". Power fishing is fishing baits fast, big heavy jigs in cover, winding and ripping big crankbait or spinnerbaits, etc. This is Ike's favorite way to fish. In this
Bassmaster tournament bass fishing 2-time champion John Murray shares some information about the quickly-developing area of fishing for suspended bass. Ever wonder why this fish in the tank at Bass Pro are often just sitting in the open area water in the middle of that tank, when there's perfect cover
Many anglers describe the post-spawn phase as one of the most difficult times to get bass to bite, hence the name "Post Spawn Funk". Jason Christie will help identify how to recognize this phase and he will also share his incredible tricks for overcoming these obstacles to catch those lethargic
In this prespawn bass fishing seminar, Pete Gluszek breaks down the rising temperature ranges from the 30s to the 60s and lures he likes to use to target bass that haven't moved up onto beds. What types and sizes of baits are the big females looking for? What are some
Fred Roumbanis and Pete Gluszek talk about a couple of recent seminars released at The Bass University, Topwater Frog Fishing Demonstration and Frog Fishing on the Water. These seminars are focuesed on Fred's new topwater frogs from Stanford Baits, the
Who better to learn how to go after trophy smallmouth bass than from a guy who has won trophies catching them? JVD understands the ways of life for smallmouth when they grow big. VanDam teaches specifically how to target the big ones.
How do I know the right lure to select for fishing for bass? So, you just got started fishing, and you've got an empty tackle box. You go to the tackle store and you're overwhelmed by the number of options. Do you really need all these baits to catch a bass?
Mike "Ike" Iaconelli is on the water teaching you about one of the most popular finesse tactics out right now, the dropshot.