The Florida swing is history. Speaking for myself, I'm sad to see it go. I haven't caught a bass outside of the Sunshine State since before Thanksgiving, and that's just fine with me.
I hope that my extreme respect and just plain love for most of the Bassmaster Elite Series anglers never gets in the way of moving the ball up the court and making good moves for this organization.
Follow Gerald Swindle as he competes in the 2011 Southern Open #2.
Jones used stealth for easily spooked fish for the 2011 Citrus Slam Elite Series
Follow Elite Series pro, Alton Jones, as he competes in the 2011 Citrus Slam. The Slam was held on the St. Johns River, Florida.
Bassmaster Elite Series pro Boyd Duckett reflects on his poor Florida showing, in his blog
Elite Series Power-Pole Citrus Slam - St Johns River - Jason Williamson's Big bass.
Up to now, I've been concentrating on several of the best-known and most popular finesse techniques, but now I'd like to briefly describe two additional presentations I use a lot, especially now during the spawn and postspawn.
Billy McCaghren fishes in the 2011 Elite Series Citrus Slam on the St. Johns River
Peter T talks about locals relying on history, often with poor results.