Topics: Gear

Swing easy, follow through

Jul 16, 2015

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.

Christie: Beating the baitcaster blues, part 2

Jul 16, 2015

Like any sport, you learn the techniques through practice and repetition, so don’t be too hard on yourself.

Koppers cops Best of Show

Jul 15, 2015

Grant Koppers was absolutely jubilant when the latest LiveTarget bait, the Hollow Body Sunfish, was named the ICAST Best of Show soft lure.

Fresh from ICAST

Jul 15, 2015

All the newest gear, brought to you right from the ICAST 2015 showroom floor.

Affordable fish finding in Helix

Jul 15, 2015

Weekend anglers can now affordably fish like pros with the new Humminbird Helix 7 Series.

A look at ICAST's New Product Showcase

Jul 14, 2015

A closer look at the items on display during the ICAST 2015 New Product Showcase.

Hackney: Swim jigs vs. bladed jigs

Jul 13, 2015

Hackney tackles a reader question about swim jigs vs. bladed jigs.

Crews: My favorite summer baits

Jul 7, 2015

For many anglers summer means tough fishing, but it doesn’t have to be that way if you pick your lures and your spots carefully.

Why Carhartt loves bass fishing

Jul 7, 2015

To reach those with a passion for the fishing lifestyle, Carhartt cast its lines with B.A.S.S. and became its official apparel sponsor.

Christie: The process of testing prototypes

Jul 2, 2015

Whether it’s a new rod, reel or soft plastic bait, we’re given this unreleased product and asked to put it through the toughest test we can and see if it’s ready for market.