John Murray was in Boxborough, MA a few years back to share some of his favorite lures and techniques for catching smallmouth bass. Some are "old school" techniques that he learned growing up, and they still catch fish. There are also the "new school" techniques that are more finesse-oriented. In
Bass University TV instructor Bobby Lane is back on the water in this 18-minutes tutorial video to demonstrate a tachnique that he's mastered, which is flipping & pitching heavy cover for big bass! In a previous class, he talked about Flipping Tackle for Beginners & Pros, where he covers the equipment
In this bass fishing video, Captain Justin Jones joins The Bass University to talk about braided line noise when flipping and pitching. Inspired by Randall Tharp's Bass University classes Flipping & Pitching Cover and
In this 53-minute instructional video, legendary bass tournament fisherman Gary Klein talks about how to fish with soft plastic baits (worms, lizards, craws, tubes, etc.) to catch bass. Gary Klein is a great educator, with an intimate knowledge of the history of bass
Greg Hackney doesn't believe that you always have to finesse fish smallmouth with spinning tackle and light line. In this seminar, he shares how he adapted the techniques he's used all his life to be effective when fishing for smallmouth bass. Greg explains his lightbulb moment of realizing that the
Pete Gluszek, The Dean of the Bass University, says that one of the most common questions he gets from anglers when guiding and students at Bass University classes is, "What fishing line should I use in different situations?". In this fishing instructional video, Pete discusses the different types of
BASS Open champion and 2017 Bassmaster Classic angler Charlie Hartley has been fishing bass tournaments for a quarter of a decade. Between BASS and FLW, he's fished in nearly 350 bass fishing tournaments. In this video, Charlie Hartley shares his passion for fishing by talking about finess flipping.
Charlie grew up in
Shane Lehew, his dad Troy and his grandpa have all been collecting checks in local tournaments in and around Lake Norman for almost a decade. Shane has expanded his horizons and has been fishing the Bassmaster Elite Series since 2019, qualified for his first Bassmaster Classic and has been "in the money"
The Bass Tank's John Soukup, who won 2 of the first 3 NPFL inaugural season tourmnaments, joins Pete Gluszek to talk about his 2nd win on the Harris Chain of Lakes. John's second win was vastly different from his first. He attributes most of his success in this tournament to
Bassmaster Elite Series angler Koby Krieger sits down with The Bass University's Pete Gluszek and Stray Casts's Pat Renwick in Birmingham, AL. Koby is an accomplished topwater angler, and he loves it so much he says he dreams about it at night and tries to invent new ways to catch
Kevin VanDam prefers to use heavier-than-average weights when it comes to fishing tubes and finesse swimbaits. Like everything else within his finesse fishing arsenal, Kevin's approach is to make more casts, create contact with the cover and generate reaction strikes from larger bass. Tubes and Finesse Swimbaits work almost anywhere
Jared Lintner loves to punch matted vegetation for bass. He grew up fishing grass lakes in California and it's one of his favorite things to do. In this on the water bass fishing class, Jared will talk specifically about the tackle he uses to punch mats.
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2x Bassmaster Classic champion Jordan Lee sits down with Pete Gluszek and Professional Fish Head to talk about dealing with fishing pressure. Fishing pressure can shut down bass and make them move off of prime spots. Learn how Jordan Lee changes his baits and techniques to catch pressured bass, his
Mark Zona presented this bass fishing instructional seminar in Kokomo, Indiana. In this 48-minute video, Mark is talking about smallmouth bass in lakes. Zona is an accomplished angler, but he's also spent time fishing 1-on-1 with the best anglers in the world, and with all that experience, he has a load of