Ott Defoe is known for winning tournaments fishing in the river, including accessing some hard-to-reach places with a jet boat. There are several variables to consider when fishing for bass in a river system. Lots of rivers have navigational hazards, and flow rates and rain can change the depth quickly, which
Mike Iaconelli conducts Bass University's first Rap Session with 2x Bassmaster Classic champion Jordan Lee. Iaconelli asks 5 bass fishing questions, and Jordan provides his response.
0:40 Growing up, did you ever attend a Bass University class?
1:23 How does it feel to be a Bass University instructor?
Bassmaster Elite Series angler Brandon Cobb was red hot with 2 victories in 2019, including a giant 114lb. catch at Lake Fork. Brandon took a moment in Anderson, SC to answer some questions with Snookie.
0:33 How did Brandon Cobb get started in fishing?
1:52 How to improve confidence
Gerald Swindle was in Anderson, SC in early 2020 to conduct 2 classes for The Bass University. Between sessions, Snookie caught up with Gerald to talk to the recently-returned BASS Elite Series tournament angler about his experience at The Bass University.
0:36 The youth involvement and learning opportunities at The
In this Rap Session, host Pete Gluszek welcomes Major League Fishing pro Ish Monroe to answer a handful of questions about his career as a tournament angler. Learn how Ish got started fishing tournaments, tips for becoming a pro angler, some of the highs and lows of his career and
Professional bass fishing tournament angler Ott Defoe joins the Bass University in Lawrenceburg, Indiana. Most anglers think of larger baits when they think about swimbaits. Ott Defoe categorizes small swimbaits as a bait that is 4" or less, and they can be deadly for catching bass.
Ott starts the seminar by
What are highland reservoirs, and how do I catch bass in them? Primarily, highland reservoirs are characterized by their deep, clear water with steep banks, which are often composed of rock, like Cherokee Lake. In this bass fishing instructional video seminar, Bassmaster tournament fisherman Ott Defoe will help you build
After winning the 2019 Bassmaster Classic, Ott Defoe was gracious enough to take us out for an hour of live bass fishing! Ott talks about his Bassmaster Classic experience, having a tough second tournament day, and how that drove him to make big changes on day 3, which led to his
At the Tulsa, OK Bass University, Pete "The Dean" Gluszek caught up with Major League Fishing Bass Pro Tour's Jason Christie to ask some pressing questions. Check out this video to see Jason Christie's responses to the following bass fishing questions:
0:26 Why is MLF better than BASS?
The Bass University has really gotten to know Wesley Strader over the years, as an instructor in our classes and as a host of our Lake Chickamauga episode BUcket List series. In this video, Welsey shares a lot of information about his history in the sport and answers some personal
Stetson Blaylock started fishing top-level tournaments as a co-angler and went on to fish several years on the FLW tour before transitioning to the Bassmaster Elite Series in 2017. Stetson finished 2nd in the 2019 AOY points, just 8 points out and finished 3rd in the 2020 Bassmaster Classic on
2019 Bassmaster Classic bass fishing tournament champion Ott Defoe believes heavily in modifying baits. Since he was young, he's been hand-crafting crankbaits and making alterations to baits to increase his condfidence in their fish-catching ability. In this video, Ott Defoe will talk about some of the tweaks that he makes
In this remastered bass fishing seminar class video, Ott Defoe shares seasonal patterns and tips for fishing a new body of water. Ott discusses highland and lowland reservoirs as well as various types of river systems. Watch this video if you want to know how to attack any new lake
The Bass University's Rizz asks Bassmaster Elite Series angler Matt Herren 5 questions in this Rap Session interview. Matt shares some some information for novice anglers, average anglers and information about his bass fishing tournament career and goals for the 2020 season.
0:25 What is one piece of advice