Most bass fishermen don’t include a fly rod as part of their regular tournament arsenal. But the folks from St. Croix Rods think they should – and they’ve got a new one that’s making waves at this week’s ICAST trade show.
As Matthew Laster trolled slowly across Little Lake Conway Tuesday morning, he paused to point to an image on his Lowrance HDS-12 Gen 3 depth finder.
Inspiration for fishing products at ICAST can come from almost anywhere, even the golf course. Paul Steinhauser used a shaft from a golf club in developing the prototype for the No Tangler fishing combo that won a Best of Show.
Grant Koppers was absolutely jubilant when the latest LiveTarget bait, the Hollow Body Sunfish, was named the ICAST Best of Show soft lure.
Weekend anglers can now affordably fish like pros with the new Humminbird Helix 7 Series.
ORLANDO, Fla. – Bert Kaplan has been going to fishing industry shows longer than most of the 2015 ICAST attendees have been alive. And he has one of the best stories as well. The 84-year-old, meeting with old friends Tuesday more than viewing stuff in the New Product Showcase that kicks off the convention, was arrested at his first show.
The top finishers use their practice time to identify where the fish would be, not where they were before competition.
Having their Predator XL kayak named as Best Overall of Show at 2014 ICAST has kept Johnson Outdoors Watercraft team busy.
A nearly dead-last finish at bass fishing’s world championship paved way for what evolved into a bass fishing career lasting 25 years and counting for Art Ferguson.
The best at the ledge fishing game can pull up on a place that is pounded from daylight until dark, make a cast and catch the biggest fish in the school.