See and hear Bassmaster Elite Series Pro David Walker tell the story of how he rescued a boatless boater from the frigid waters of Lake Hartwell during practice for the 2015 Bassmaster Classic. The boarding ladder on Walker's Ranger boat was, litterally, a life-saver.
"I've held more than a couple of town hall meetings before and rarely have I seen so many pick up trucks waiting in the parking lot for me to get done," joked Jacksonville's Daniel Davis. "I know I'm not the most popular person in the room." His good humor was enjoyed even by those opposed to him in an emotional meeting. Several members of Save Rodman Reservoir addressed Davis during this meeting in Palatka, Fla. regarding the proposed breaching of the Kirkpatrick Dam which forms Rodman Reservoir.
Local pro Brandon McMillan knows Lake Okeechobee, and its bass, well. He placed 6th in the recent Rayovac FLW Series event by using a 'one-two punch', combining a couple of effective techniques. Hear him tell about it in this video.
One of the biggest personalities to emerge at the top pf the Rayovac FLW Series leaderboard this week was Joe Holland. The gregarious pro from Jefferson, Maine found the type of consistency that eluded most anglers. He spent the week near the top of the field where he finished - 3rd place. In this video Holland shows us how he got it done.
What do you do when your dad makes one of the most effective jigs for fishing reeds and other heavy cover? You use it! "I don't try to use a bunch of different techniques," says Brandon Medlock, "I try to keep moving and find fish that will bite what I'm using." This week at the Rayovac FLW Series on Okeechobee Medlock finished 2nd out of 250 boats on the strength of his laser-focused game plan - and a brand new version of the Double Guard Flippin' Jig that will be called the Thunder Dome. Check it out!
Val Osinski dominated the largest field to ever fish a Rayovac FLW Series tournament (250 boats). On the final day he closed with a 25-pound limit that included 3 monstrous Okeechobee bass. He led all 3 days of the event. Take a peek into Osinski's boat, fresh off the lake, as he picks up the rods he used, shows us his lure choices, and explains why he chose the techniques that paid off so well for him.
AnglersChannel.com Insider Vance McCullough took to the marsh with Mack of Grosse Savanne Lodge and Mike Eutsler of Lew's to do some inshore salwater fishing and test Lew's NEW inshore rods and reels spooled with their NEW Lew's Speed Line braid and fluoro. Mack put an Xpress bay boat through some very shallow water to reach the redfish and fill the K2 Cooler. Big drum and redfish were the catch of the day but the scenery and good company made the trip extra special. Check it out!