Tips & Techniques

Pro Tips

  • Bobby Lane: Timing is Everything I'll admit that sometimes I get a little impatient when I don't start catching fish first thing in the morning. It doesn't matter if I'm fishing in a tournament or just enjoying a day on the water, I want to get the first bite as soon as possible to get things started. Read More
  • Bobby Lane: Work on Your Weaknesses Being from Florida, I love catching shallow water largemouth on heavy action rods and braided line. The only problem is that power fishing isn't always the best technique to use when I travel around the country fishing on the Bassmaster Elite Series tournament trail. Read More
  • Fletcher Shryock: See the Strike Topwater fishing isn't the only time that I rely on sight to detect a bite. While I often feel a distinctive 'tap' when I get a bite fishing with soft plastics or a jig, there are other times when I know I'm getting a bite just by seeing my line jump or begin to move off unnaturally to the side. Read More