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THE LATEST BASS FISHING NEWS
These next couple of weeks are going to be busy for the 170 pros that fish the Walmart FLW Tour, myself included, as we prepare for stop No. 2 at Lake Hartwell.
FLW, the world's largest tournament-fishing organization, and Lowrance, a world-leading brand in fishing electronics since 1957, have announced a sponsorship agreement that will extend through the 2017 tournament season. Full terms of the deal were not disclosed.
What makes Greg Hackney so good? How can David Dudley be so consistent? How does Mark Rose keep sponsors happy for years? What does it really take to be a top-100 pro?
In that 2002 event, I was qualified to win a life-changing $900,000 counting incentives. To finish second and win $110,000 while catching nearly 10 pounds more weight than my nearest competitor was all the incentive I needed to seek how to deal with letdowns.
You might not always catch bass as well as Bryan Thrift, but in early December you sure can fish like him by throwing the same three baits he usually has tied on when he's out fishing in the winter.