In Part 3 of 3, Mike McClelland of Bella Vista, AR takes tournament preparation one step further by downsizing his gear into two or three small “grab boxes” and “day bags” containing what worked for him in practice so that he can easily access everything he needs to use during the tournament.
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In Part 2, professional angler Mike McClelland from Bella Vista, AR shows you all about bait preparation. One of the critical aspects to tournament preparation is that you can NOT afford to catch very many fish during practice if you expect to have a good tournament. Find out what McClelland does during practice to prep for competition.
Many professional anglers break down tournament fishing into: 1) practice, 2) preparation and 3) competition. A pro will use what was learned during practice in order to narrow down and prepare the specific gear that will be used in competition. In Part 1 of 3, pro Mike McClelland of Bella Vista, Arkansas tells you how he prepares the gear he plans to depend on during competition.
Kelly Power and other top pros upgrade their buzzbaits like this. It helps them catch more bass – and you can too. Best of all, it’s so very easy to do – and deadly. Major events have been won this way. Pay close attention to everything Kelly shares with you, and see if it doesn’t improve your fall buzzbait success!
Professional angler and War Eagle pro-staffer Kelly Power of Cape Fair, MO shares a highly effective yet simple fall spinnerbait fishing tip with you. Give it a try and see if it doesn’t boost your fall spinnerbait fishing success!
Crankbaits are really big in Texas. Most of the great pros from Texas are great crankbait anglers too. The reason why is because crankbaits catch bigger bass than other lures. There’s no doubt about that, says PAA and FLW Tour pro Chris Brasher of Hallsville, Texas.
Jeff Stanford, owner of Sign Designs of TN in Lawrenceburg, Tennessee gets busy around this time every fall when the top pro anglers start looking to get their new boats wrapped for next season.
PAA and Bassmaster Elite pro Edwin Evers of Talala, Oklahoma shares how to set the adjustable lip of the Megabass Knuckle 60 squarebill crankbait on the fly bewtween casts so you can keep fishing properly as you come across different situations and depths.
Advanced info on how to select football jig sizes, trailers and work football jigs under varying conditions from June onward with PAA Vice President, 2010 TTBC champion and Bassmaster Elite Series pro Brian Snowden of Reeds Spring, Missouri.