Topics: Elite

Dave Wolak - Speed Cranking

Jan 14, 2010

B.A.S.S. pro Dave Wolak gives pointers on speed cranking.

Mike McClelland - Jigging Spoon Tactics

Jan 14, 2010

Mike McClelland talks about different ways to tackle a jigging spoon.

The other half

Jan 13, 2010

I took a break from prefishing last week to do a little saltwater fishing. We went kite fishing for sailfish.

The 2010 Classic

Jan 11, 2010

I'm excited about the upcoming Classic. Lay Lake may be one of the better Classic venues we've had in recent years. It's a healthy fishery, and bigger fish bite in colder water. On top of all that, it offers something for everyone.

Football and bassin'

Jan 8, 2010

I got to spend a day on the water with Colt McCoy and Jordan Shipley. It was in Bassmaster Magazine and on as well. If you'll remember, I drove the boat as Shipley stood on the deck and Colt threw a 40-mph slant to Justin.

Mapping with lures

Jan 8, 2010

In my last blog we talked about how I prepare for an event like the Bassmaster Classic using my eyes and my electronics. This week we'll take a look at how I map the details of what I found using lures.

Matt Reed - Schooling Bass

Jan 6, 2010

Matt Reed talks about how to fish fall schooling bass.

Greg Hackney - Small Crankbaits

Jan 6, 2010

Elite Series pro, Greg Hackney, talks about the pros and cons of fishing with small crankbait.

Cold and colder

Jan 6, 2010

I'm still at Okeechobee, and is it ever cold! The weather has had a real effect on my practice. All this bad weather will probably have an effect on the actual tournament next week, too.

Getting ready for the tour

Jan 5, 2010

As many of you know, I try to take advantage of my downtime. To me, that's very important. I spend time with my family, enjoy the holidays and do a lot of hunting. The late duck season just ended up here. Both boys got ducks this year. How's that for a successful year in the outdoors with your kids?