Jigs aren’t all that expensive in the grand scheme of things, but they do cost money. There’s no reason to buy a bunch of them that won’t work for what you do when you go fishing.
This week Greg Hackney shares a story about one of the really fine young professional anglers fishing B.A.S.S.: Justin Lucas.
The weekend gets started at the Bassmaster Elite at Lake Havasu presented by Dick Cepek Tires & Wheels.
There are a few myths about pro anglers, especially at the Elite Series level, that I think should be mentioned.
I’m going to make selections based on value, pros with low ownership percentages combined with high probabilities of doing well.
I’ve only been to California three times, but during those trips I absolutely fell in love with the place.
I’m not usually a big proponent of local advantage in Elite Series tournaments, but in this case, I think some past experience will come in handy. It’s going to be a track meet where a track record will help.
We need to start with an understanding that recreational anglers have as much right to be out on the water fishing as we (tournament anglers) do.
Finishing 96th on the second or third best bass lake in the country will give you a real good perspective.