Bassmaster Elite Series bass fishing tournament champion Mike "Ike" Iaconelli talks about one of his favorite lures for catching post-spawn and summer bass, the swim jig. Mike used a swim jig to win a Federation National tournament early in his career, 1998, on the Red River. Mike loves fishing swim
This is the first episode of Bass University's "BUcket List", a list of bass fisheries that are special, even compared to other top fisheries. Bass University instructors and tournament champions Mike Iaconelli and Pete Gluszek have both fished a number of the best bass fishing locations in the world, but
Ike's class on finesse fishing with soft plastic baits is more than a seminar on how to fish a few finesse presentations. It is an in-depth look at Ike's best techniques for each zone of the water column: Bottom, middle, and top. Mike will also show you how
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
In this bass fishing training seminar, Pete covers his best tactics for fishing tidal water fisheries. On the Delaware River, Pete often fishes during a 6ft tidal swing throughout the day. Pete will explain how he is able to predict the movements of the bass based on the tides and
The Dean's Office - October 31st 2016
Mike Iaconelli and Pete Gluszek are back answering fans questions from the Bass University Mailbag.
Bryan Thrift returned to The Bass University in Gadsden, AL in January. Bryan Thrift is a top FLW bass tournament angler with over $2.5 million dollars in FLW tournament winnings. In this bass fishing class, Thrift is talking about finesse swimbaits. Learn how Thrift is going behind people and catching
The Dean’s Office Week of May 24th
Aaron Martens was in Tulsa, Oklahoma in the winter to conduct a bass fishing class seminar on seasonal water temperatures. Water temperature is one of the most important factors in determining bass location and activity level. Aaron Martens takes a seasonal approach to discussing the changing water temperatures, how fish
Pete Gluszek is on the water to teach you how to break down various types of fixed pole-dock-style marinas. Some marinas have seawalls and some are far more exposed to the current, waves and wind. In this on the water bass fishing class, Pete will share tips about these different
Bassmaster Elite Series bass fishing tournament angler Matt Herren has won over $2m in professional tournament fishing. In this seminar from Gadsden, AL this past winter, Herren joined our in-class training to talk about his approach to flipping & pitching, specifically, "dropping" grass. Matt talks about everthing from the types of
An in-depth breakdown for fishing with crankbaits from deep to shallow.
Pete Gluszek is on the water showing you the strategies, techniques, and baits he likes to use to attack each bass species differently.