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
Bassmaster Elite Series tournament bass fishing pro Paul Mueller joins The Bass Univeristy on the water to talk about finesse swimbait fishing. Paul Mueller is the 2014 BASS Nation National Champion and 2-time Bassmaster Classic qualifier and he loves cold water finesse fishing.
Paul begins by talking about the bait, jighead
How to approach those days you know fishing will be tough, be it weather conditions, fishing pressure, or marginal fisheries.
This seminar was originally titled "Are You Tough Enough?"
Bass fishing tournament angler Pete Gluszek is often at the top of the rankings in Bassmaster Opens. In this nearly 1-hour instructional fishing video, "The Dean" is talking about simple swimbait fishing. Knowing win to pick this bait up, and when to put it down.
Why/When/Where to Fish a Swimbait?
Lipless crankbaits are excellent "numbers" baits, meaning that they can help you catch tons of bass of all sizes! Scott Martin credits lipless crankbaits with helping him catch the most bass compared to any other lure while fishing his home waters in southern Florida. Scott discusses in-depth tips for how
The percentage triangle is Brandon Palaniuk’s concept for how to locate high percentage areas where the bass are likely to be based on the season and water temperature. The next time you study a lake map, you will be able to utilize the percentage triangle to locate big bass for
Shallow cranking with squarebill, lipless, flat-sided, and other shallow running crankbaits is a technique that Greg Hackney is very confident in. Greg grew up fishing many bodies of water with an abundance of shallow cover and he learned how effective a crankbait can be around shallow cover. Greg found that
Fishing with an open mind is imperative for consistent bass fishing success. Adrian Avena uses this open mind concept to allow himself to fish the moment by evaluating the present conditions and relying on his instincts. Adrian will cover the mental aspect of bass fishing, how to establish a game
Bassmaster Elite Series bass tournament angler Matt Lee is on the water to discuss strolling a technique that will help get crankbaits down much deeper than their designated depth range. Matt will discuss the limitations of the traditional chunk-n-wind approach to crankbait fishing. He disucsses how to use your trolling
The most in-depth flipping and pitching presentation from a true master of the techniques, Randall Tharp. Whether you are a true beginner or if you are very confident with flipping and pitching, you won't want to miss this class. Randall will share every detail of his setup for
Florida's Shaw Grigsby is well known for being a sight fishing expert. Shaw's class on sight fishing techniques covers how to catch the bass that you can see during the bass spawn, but he also gives advice for other seasons such as how to catch cruising bass during the fall!
When the water temperatures get hot, the bass fishing can cool down. Pete Gluszek discusses the techniques that he often uses to trigger strikes from lethargic summer bass. Pete also covers effective patterns that dominate summer time conditions including: feeder creek patterns, docks, ledges, matted vegetation, and topwater triggers.
Based on water temperature changes throughout the year, Mark will explain the various cranking techniques and crankbait selection tips that are appropriate for the conditions that you face on a body of water.
Bass fishing tournament angler Kurt Dove is back to talk about the technique of fishing the Ned Rig. In early October 2017, Kurt did an Introduction to Ned Rig Fishing class, a "101 class", if you will, where you can learn about the best soft plastics, jig heads, line, rods, reels,