Mark Daniels Jr., a former FLW Tour and Bassmaster Elite series angler, who is now fishing the MLF Bass Pro Tour, was in Tulsa, OK in January to talk about shallow cranking. MDJ loves shallow cranking and has been with Bill Lewis lures for many years, he has recently co-developed a
An in-depth look at the seasonal movements of bass in tidal waters. Mike specifically dove into the tactics and strategies he used to win the BASS Elite event on the tidal Delaware River.
When the water temperatures begin to rise in the early spring, cranking can be one of the best techniques for covering water and catching the big female bass that are on their migration to the spawning areas. Pete Gluszek will share his best tactics and crankbaits for catching these fat
Kevin Short is a Bassmaster Elite Series champion that's won a lot of bass fishing tournament money with a crankbait, particularly with a squarebill crankbaits.
Main Squarebill Fishing Topics
1:45 Different types of squarebills
4:00 Components of a squarebill
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
In this seminar, Pete talks about some of the greatest old school bass catching lures, the conditions to fish them, and techniques to put bass in the boat. Many baits and techniques lose popularity over time, but Pete will discuss some of the, perhaps forgotten, baits and presentations that
Adrian Avena started out as a youth and college angler with a passion to learn more about fishing. He even attended Bass University classes! Adrian will cover how he got started on his road to become a professional angler, tips for anglers of all skill levels and ages, things that
Fishing your strengths is a crucial element to bass fishing. In this class, Pete Gluszek will teach about the techniques that he has the most confidence in. These techniques and tactics have helped him win big or just catch tons of big bass on fisheries such as the Delaware
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
How and when to use smaller profile baits such as jigs and soft plastics to power flip with for BIG results!
Bassmaster Elite Series angler John Crews joined the Bass University in Edison, New Jersey in January. John was there to talk about being consistent by being versatile and vice versa. Making the right adjustments will allow you the consistency you need to be a successful weekend angler and an accomplished
JVD takes demonstrates how to utilize electronics to locate prime smallmouth habitat. Once bass are located, Jonathon will then walk you through how to select the best baits for the prevailing conditions.
When the spawn phase is over, it can be a very good time to fish with hard baits in order to catch big female bass that are feeding aggressively after the spawn. Ish Monroe discusses his best topwaters, crankbaits, swimbaits, and jerkbaits for this time of year with specific information
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.