Topics: Mike Iaconelli

The finer points of finesse swimbaiting

Jan 26, 2015

One of the things I’ve been doing the past few winters is fishing with downsized swimbaits.

The flu is horrible

Jan 20, 2015

Even if it’s cold, you’re feeling bad or the water’s hard as a rock in your neighborhood, you can still work to improve your fishing skills.

The Ike Foundation is born

Jan 13, 2015

The basic idea is to get more kids fishing, kids who aren’t normally introduced to it.

My 2015 New Year's resolutions

Jan 5, 2015

Here’s what I’m going to try to do in 2015…

Think shallow this winter — sometimes

Dec 29, 2014

The baitfish were attracted to the warm water, and the bass were attracted to the baitfish.

Hartwell's a wrap

Dec 22, 2014

It’s how you handle pressure and what goes on in your head that matters on a tournament Saturday and Sunday.

Making a mark on Lake Hartwell

Dec 15, 2014

I’m down on Lake Hartwell getting ready for the upcoming GEICO Bassmaster Classic. It’s one of the most rewarding — and boring — things I’ve done in a while. For the past two days my new rig hasn’t been above idle for more than a total of 30 minutes, and that might be generous. It’s probably closer to 15 minutes.

How to break in a new bass rig

Dec 9, 2014

Anglers who prepare their boats in colder weather will be ahead of the game come spring.

Rigging up hair jigs for winter

Dec 4, 2014

Winning a cold-weather tournament with lures some anglers may forget.

How to develop new techniques

Nov 25, 2014

There’s no standing still in fishing. You either move forward or you slip backwards.