I absolutely love this time of the year. I’m not going to tell you that I do a lot of fishing because I don’t.
It’s December and everybody’s thinking about Christmas. That’s the most important thing. I’ll give you that. But there’s something else that’s just around the corner that you might want to start thinking about — the 2013 fishing season.
Has this ever been a busy week! I’ve been working on nailing down all my sponsorship deals as well as making travel and lodging plans for next year. I’m glad I have all this stuff to do — not having it would be worse — but it can still be a hassle. I’d rather be fishing.
Few things excite me as much as fishing a tournament on my home lake, Lake Guntersville. In February of 2014, when we fish the Bassmaster Classic here, you’ll get a taste of what I mean and why I like this place so much.
Now’s the time to take advantage of the last of the grass that’s still around.
If you’re going to get better in this sport you have to practice.
Several years ago I fished a tournament out of Guntersville and was really impressed with what I saw.
Florida is a great training ground for a bass angler. I definitely helped to shape my skills and understanding of the sport.
This week we’ll talk a little about culling by fish choice and by bait selection. That’s what I did on Smith Lake last week, and it worked pretty well for me.
Chris Lane talks about a lake he knows well and what it will take to win the last Southern Open of 2012.