Jamie Hartman fishes the Bassmaster Elite Series and is a master at fishing finesse baits, as evidened by top finishes on some pressured clear lakes on the 2017 tournament trail. In this on the water video, Hartman talks about one of the most popular finesse techniques, the dropshot (or drop
Bass tournament angler Chris Zaldain loves finesse fishing. One of the reasons is that it catches all kinds of bass, all species (including the commonly saught-after largemouth, smallmouth and spotted varieties) as well as all sizes. Chris shows a photo of a 12lb. largemouth he caught in California with a
Fred Roumbanis describes scenarios of fishing matted vegetation and offers advice for when to target the bass with either a frog or with flipping jigs and soft plastics. Fred also discusses when and how the bass will use the matted vegetation for cover and to ambush baitfish.
Bass Open tournament angler Pete "The Dean" Gluszek is talks about fishing and catching fish with a finesse crankabit. You may be asking yourself, "What is a finesse crankbait?". Mr. Gluszek explains that a finesse crankbait differs from a regular crankbait in that it usually has a tighter wobble, silent
Wood you like to catch bass in the wood like John Crews? Check out this 53 minute in-depth seminar from a 2016 Bass University class in Ohio. In this bass fishing instructional seminar, John Crews answers the following questions:
What baits should I fish around various depths and types
As a professional bass angler, Edwin Evers is often asked, "What is the best lure?" or "If you had to choose one lure, what would it be?". Bassmaster Classic champion Evers believes, for him, that one lure would be a jig. It's versatile, and can be fishing in all seasons.
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
Jamie Hartman 2nd Place Cherokee Lake
Tournament bass anglers Pete Gluszek and Joe Sancho talk about the warming weather trend and great sponsor product giveaways for PRO subscribers. They go on to talk about the incredible start for Jamie Hartman's rookie season and talk about their
Casey Ashley is here to talk about how a bass behave differently in lakes that have blueback herring. "The bass will behave a lot more like stripers", Ashley says, "growing up with that, I've learn how to target and catch suspended fish". So, in this seminar, Casey will cover fishing blueback
FLW Outdoors bass fishing tournament champion JT Kenney joins Bass University at iCast 2017 (also Mark Zona, briefly). JT talks about his Nichols JT's Grass Wizard Jig: the design, why it works, and where not to fish it. Kenney also shares some jig
Bassmaster Elite Series Rookie Jamie Hartman
In-studio guest Jamie Hartman was in the hunt for multiple wins already this season, and soon the Elites will head north in pursuit of smallmouth bass. Jamie talks about electronics, his compact jig Riot Baits Lil' Creeper Jig
Back-to-back Bassmaster Classic Champion Jordan Lee offers up his take on finesse bass fishing and covers 3 of his favorite finesse bass fishing techniques.
0:29 The Neko Rig - Jordan's go-to power finesse fishing technique. Learn what types of bass to target with this rig, where to fish it,
Ish Monroe's nickname is the BBS, or "Big Bass Specialist". One of Ish's best specialty techniques for catching tons of big bass is the punching technique. In this class, Ish will walk you through the proper rigging, bait selection, rods, reels, and presentation tactics required to effectively catch more big
Professional bass angler and fishing guide Dave Mansue would pick a jig, if he could only use one bait. The reason? More tournament money has been won on a jig than any other bass lure. There are several different types of jigs, and Dave talks about the characteristics to look for