Fishing for shallow smallmouth bass in the Summer is one of Bassmaster Elite Series Pro Seth Feider's favorite ways to catch bass. Seth explains that most anglers know to fish for smallmouth in the spring during the prespawn and spawning periods, but the bass that stay shallow throughout the summer
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
In this episode of The Bass University Live, hosted by Pete Gluszek, Greg Dipalma and Rizz, the topic is spawning smallmouth. Bassmaster Elite Series tournament anglers Chad Pipkens and Garrett Paquette, along with the hosts all have extensive experience, especially in northern fisheries, locating and catching smallmouth bass on beds.
2019 Bassmaster Classic champion Ott Defoe joins Rizz from The Bass University to answer 5 (or more) questions about his bass fishing career. Ott also shares some advice on becoming a tournament professional and breaking down a new body of water that you've never fished before.
0:29 What is
Bassmaster Elite Series bass tournament angler and smallmouth expert Seth Feider joins Pete Gluszek and The Bass University at ICAST 2018. Seth talks about some smallmouth secrets, like what conditions to expect to find smallmouth up shallow and looking for food. Pete and Seth talk about their success or lack
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
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
Snookie catches up with 2019 Bassmaster Elite Series rookie and 2020 Bassmaster Classic qualifier Matt Arey in South Carolina. Snookie asks about Matt's transition from the FLW tour, where he fished for 11 years, into BASS's Bassmaster Elite Series in 2019.
0:26 Matt Arey talks about the transition from
Mille Lacs BASS fishing tournament champion, Seth Feider, talks about the new VMC Weedless Neko Hook, which is a weedless version of the hook he was using to catch all his smallmouth bass last season on Mille Lacs. Seth discusses various finesse fishing techniques
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
Riz from The Bass University Live (and Ike Live) is joined by BASS Bassmaster Elite Series angler John Crews. In this rap session, John Crews will answer the following bass fishing questions:
0:29 Do you have a piece of advice for a weekend angler looking to go pro?
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
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
Bassmaster Elite Series bass fishing tournament angler Seth Feider is here to help you increase your hookup percentage when fishing blade baits. Blade baits are great for catching smallmouth, largemouth and spotted bass and are particularly effective in the colder winter months. When you're fishing,