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  • Family-Friendly Fun Is In Store At BASSfest In Northwest Tennessee

    Family-Friendly Fun Is In Store At BASSfest In Northwest Tennessee

    PARIS, Tenn. — When the second annual BASSfest celebration gets underway June 3, 124 of America's best bass anglers will be focused on one goal — winning the lion's share of the $850,000 prize purse. Fans attending the event June 3-7 will have a multitude of options to keep them entertained for days, however. The Zippo Bassmaster BASSfest at Kentucky Lake presented by A.R.E. Truck Caps will feature an outdoors expo, a carnival for kids, an arts and crafts show and more. On Friday, June 5, Bassmaster University will offer must-attend seminars taught by Bassmaster Elite Series pros and B.A.S.S. staff.

  • Throw An Ice-fishing Lure For Summer Bass

    Throw An Ice-fishing Lure For Summer Bass

    This summer, a winter walleye bait might be your best bet for bass. So say Bassmaster pros Brandon Palaniuk and Jacob Wheeler.

  • A New Report Demonstrates that Banning Traditional Fishing Tackle in California Will Cause Significant Economic Harm

    A New Report Demonstrates that Banning Traditional Fishing Tackle in California Will Cause Significant Economic Harm

    Alexandria, VA – May 22, 2015 - A report released on Monday by the California Coastal Conservation Association and the American Sportfishing Association (ASA) demonstrates that banning traditional fishing tackle will have a negative impact on fishing participation, which generates millions of dollars for fisheries conservation in the state.

  • American Hero Finds New Career as Professional Angler

    American Hero Finds New Career as Professional Angler

    Plano, IL – Plano Synergy, parent company to the time-trusted Plano and Frabill fishing tackle brands, is proud to announce the addition of retired U.S. Army Sergeant Major Jamey Caldwell to their Pro Staff. "Jamey exudes excellence and honor in his personal life, his accomplished military career, and in his fishing," says Plano Synergy Marketing and Pro Staff Coordinator, Justina Whalen. "We appreciate those attributes and are thrilled to be partnering with Jamey in his new career as a professional angler."

  • Ranger Pro Bryan Thrift Wins FLW Tour Event on Lake Eufaula

    Ranger Pro Bryan Thrift Wins FLW Tour Event on Lake Eufaula

    FLIPPIN, ARK. - Ranger Pro Bryan Thrift came into the FLW Tour event on Lake Eufaula as one of the tournament's clear favorites. His resume, beyond being one of the most feared anglers on Tour, included two second place finishes in his last two major events held on the lake. His final day's total of five bass weighing 15 pounds, 5 ounces was enough to propel him to the fourth FLW Tour victory of his career and a $125,000 payday.

  • OptiMax® Diesel Reporting for Duty

    OptiMax® Diesel Reporting for Duty

    FOND DU LAC, Wis. – Mercury Racing® is well known for its line of high performance consumer and race outboards. For the United States government, the Fond du Lac, Wisconsin-based company released a second "stealth" outboard yesterday that will be rarely seen: the OptiMax Diesel. Developed for the U.S. Department of Defense, this exclusive spark ignited, direct fuel injected two-stroke runs on ultra-low-sulfur diesel fuel, which is readily available around the globe. .

  • Zippo Becomes Title Sponsor Of BASSfest

    Zippo Becomes Title Sponsor Of BASSfest

    BIRMINGHAM, Ala. — The inaugural BASSfest held last year was a hit with anglers and fans, and the unique competition returns next month with a new title sponsor. The Zippo BASSfest at Kentucky Lake presented by A.R.E. Truck Caps will be June 3-7 in Paris, Tenn. The B.A.S.S. partnership allows Zippo to align its outdoor brands with the popular Bassmaster Elite Series event as a title sponsor.

  • Off The Bank: A Trip with Bobby Barrack

    Off The Bank: A Trip with Bobby Barrack

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    The world renowned California Delta is, without question, one of the best fisheries in the world. It has excellent striped bass, sturgeon, and catfish, and when the times are right, it can be a fun salmon fishery. I was first introduced to the Delta by Bobby Barrack several years ago and I have been intrigued by this waterway ever since. Since my introduction to the Delta, I have fished it several times and never enough times.

  • ABT Lures Wake Snake in Action

    ABT Lures Wake Snake in Action

    ABT Lures new 10.5" Wake Snake in Action

  • ABT 10.5" Wake Snake in Action

    ABT 10.5" Wake Snake in Action

    ABT Lures shows their 10.5" Wake Snake - more to come

  • Varying retreive when lipless crankin' - Yamamoto Midasu with Fletcher Shryock

    Varying retreive when lipless crankin' - Yamamoto Midasu with Fletcher Shryock

    Bassmaster Elite Series pro Fletcher Shryock shows off the new Gary Yamamoto Custom Baits Midasu lipless crankbait, offering tips on its presentation and how and why to vary retrieves.

  • Varying retreive when lipless crankin' - Yamamoto Midasu with Fletcher Shryock

    Varying retreive when lipless crankin' - Yamamoto Midasu with Fletcher Shryock

    Bassmaster Elite Series pro Fletcher Shryock shows off the new Gary Yamamoto Custom Baits Midasu lipless crankbait, offering tips on its presentation and how and why to vary retrieves.

  • Yamamoto Rigging: Wacky Ball Cali rig and tips with Bub Tosh

    Yamamoto Rigging: Wacky Ball Cali rig and tips with Bub Tosh

    Bub Tosh rigging tips for the new Gary Yamamoto Custom Baits California Roll. A new spade tail worm, with a uniquely-shaped tail.

  • Get Hooked Up

    Get Hooked Up

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    As fishing continues to evolve, so does the tackle. Terminal tackle, like hooks, are no exception and the selection to choose from has become almost overwhelming. To simplify things, I like to utilize hooks that can be used for more than one purpose and reduce my size selection to a few sizes. That way it’s easy for me to switch soft plastics on the water, without having to retie or switch to a different hook.

  • Lowrance How-To: Connect an iPad to control your HDS Gen3

    Lowrance How-To: Connect an iPad to control your HDS Gen3

    Want to use an iPad to control your HDS Gen3? Watch Lowrance Product Expert Jacob Scott configure a connection between an iPad and a HDS Gen3.

  • Knot How-To: Trilene Knot

    Knot How-To: Trilene Knot

    The Trilene Knot, also known as the Two Turn Clinch Knot is great for tying line to snaps, swivels, hooks and lures.

  • Bass Pro Shops Outdoor World Radio Interviews Stacey King

    Bass Pro Shops Outdoor World Radio Interviews Stacey King

    PRINGFIELD, Mo. – Stacey King, Bass Pro Shops/NITRO national fishing team member, talks about his career as a pro bass angler, including being recently inducted into the Bass Fishing Hall of Fame. The hour-long radio show airs Saturday, May 16, 2015, at 10 a.m. and 5 p.m. Eastern time on RURAL RADIO's SiriusXM channel 80. Steve Mason, product development for Tracker Marine, shares news about two new Tracker aluminum fishing boats.

  • Knot How-To: Trilene Knot - Berkley

    Knot How-To: Trilene Knot - Berkley

    The Trilene Knot, also known as the Two Turn Clinch Knot is great for tying line to snaps, swivels, hooks and lures

  • Boating Deaths Second Lowest on Record for 2014

    Boating Deaths Second Lowest on Record for 2014

    LEXINGTON, Ky. – 610 people died in recreational boating accidents in 2014, according to data released today by the U.S. Coast Guard. This marks the second lowest number of yearly boating fatalities on record. The lowest number of yearly boating fatalities was 560 in 2013. The greatest number of boating deaths was recorded in 1973 when there were 1,754 fatalities. "There are three basic things a boater can do to be safer on the water," said Eleanor Mariani, president of the National Association of State Boating Law Administrators.

  • BoatUS Collegiate Championship Banquet to Feature Forrest Wood, Hank Parker

    BoatUS Collegiate Championship Banquet to Feature Forrest Wood, Hank Parker

    SAN ANTONIO, Texas – The 10th Anniversary BoatUS Collegiate Bass Fishing Championship Presented by Cabela's Registration Banquet will take place on May 20 at the Shoals Marriott Conference Center in Florence, Alabama. Anglers will be able to begin registration check in at 2:30pm preceding the rest of the evening's activities including guest appearances from Forrest Wood and Hank Parker, courtesy of Ranger Boats.