The most popular sport fish in the U.S. is the bass, the large mouth bass specifically. A multimillion dollar industry, the active pursuit of the largemouth bass has given rise to tournaments, a society, the Bass Anglers Sportsman’s Society, B.A.S.S. and the various companies that make lures, reels and rods exclusively for bass fishing. With such a plethora of information, techniques and equipment, there are always a select few bass anglers who wish to find a real challenge in the sport.
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If you enjoy bass fishing, you need to make sure that you have the right equipment on deck at all times. The right type of equipment will help you to fish for the biggest catch and have a successful day out on the water. Without the right equipment, you are probably going to find that you do not catch many fish and it feels as though you are just wasting time. When packing your equipment, it is a good Read the rest of this entry »
Some people say that fishing is a hobby while some might call it a sport, but all good fishermen know that fishing is an art. And, like most arts, it takes practice, study and dedication to master the craft. There is the cast, setting the hook, perfecting your reel – and then there are the other aspects of the art that include judgment, patience and determination.
If you want to master the art of fishing, then here are some tips:
1. Television – There are lots of Direct TV deals out there that come complete with a vast assortment of fishing programs. These can cover anything from the best bait, to the best equipment and even technique when it comes to mastering the cast.
2. Practice – If you have a fishing pole and a wide enough backyard, go outside and practice your cast. Focus on the shape your arm makes when you make the cast and get into a rhythm. Developing good muscle memory is a great way to master the art.
3. Exposure – One of the best ways to master the art of fishing is exposure. Develop a regimen of getting up early and heading down to the lake for a trip of fishing. The more you do it, the better you’ll get and you will develop other useful traits as well including patience.
One of the funnest sports to do that is not very mainstream is bass fishing. This requires a lot of skill and patience, which turns many off. However, the catch is very rewarding and unlike any other experience. Bass fishing is becoming more popular with families as well. Families can gather around each other and try to catch some bass. Sometimes it may be hard to get your families out of the house. This is common in most families, but Read the rest of this entry »
One of the hardest things to master in sports is bass fishing. It requires skill and patience that is totally different than your traditional sports. Bass fishing is highly technical and even professionals can have hard times catching fish if they do not do the right things. Below is a list of some tips that will help those who are struggling to catch some bass because, again, bass fishing can be very frustrating at times.
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Before heading out on a fishing trip it is a good idea to research the body of water you are going to be at. You will need to know the different depths of the water in order to estimate the different temperatures each part will have. Since fish have a preference of temperature, it will be helpful in knowing this information. A tool to bring along with you would be a thermometer, usually used in aquariums. Read the rest of this entry »
Bass fishing tournaments are a lot of fun and offer the opportunity to make some new friends. They range in skill levels from amateur to professional. The best way to start out is to enter a tournament on a lake near where you live and that you have fished before. It is a good idea to fish the lake a week or two before the tournament starts. Try many different areas because you are not guaranteed of getting your favorite sport on tournament day.
The most important tip is to come prepared. Check out your boat and trailer to make Read the rest of this entry »