UPCOMING EVENT: Costa FLW Series - 2019 - Lake Champlain

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St. Clair Promises a Slugfest

St. Clair Promises a Slugfest

The 2018 FLW Tour season wraps up this month with a final event on Lake St. Clair. Fishable waters include Lake St. Clair, St. Clair River, Detroit River and western Lake Erie. Fishing Canadian waters is also allowed. Initial reports indicate the system is healthy and catch rates are incredibly high, so what will be the key to winning the finale? READ MORE »

Leaving Fish to Find Fish

Leaving Fish to Find Fish

After three practice days on the water, if an angler of Nixon’s stature has only located bass in one section of the lake, you can bet he’s going to set up shop there. READ MORE »

Veterans Insist Fitness is Key to Staying Competitive

Veterans Insist Fitness is Key to Staying Competitive

Today’s trend in competitive fishing illustrates the advantage of youth. While traditional logic supports experience as the underlying factor in tournament success, recent events have proven that stamina and strength might be just as important. READ MORE »

Becker’s on Base

Becker’s on Base

Pennsylvania’s Matt Becker wasn’t a popular pick this week in FLW Fantasy Fishing. The FLW Tour rookie has little experience outside of the Great Lakes and Northeast, and logic suggested that Becker was sure to get a whipping at stop No. 1 on Florida’s massive Lake Okeechobee. After all, the Big O’s maze of grass flats is certainly outside Becker’s deep-and-clear comfort zone. READ MORE »

Blueprint of a Champion

Blueprint of a Champion

Professional bass fishing has entered a new frontier. Recent tournament results confirm it: Today’s younger athletes are ready to take on the rigors of life on tour, and are excelling far quicker than any entry-level pros in history. Nowadays, kids right out of college are well trained for this unique sport and lifestyle, and they are cleaning up in the process. READ MORE »

Tour Brothers

Tour Brothers

I doubt they know what they got themselves into. At the tender age of 27, it’s hard to understand the significance of a major event, like leading a world championship bass tournament, or winning enough money to pay cash for your first home. But FLW Tour youngsters Brandon Cobb and Justin Atkins are in just such a situation, sitting in the top two spots, respectively, of the 2017 Forrest Wood Cup with just one day of fishing remaining. READ MORE »

Seasonal Patterns: Swimming a jig

Seasonal Patterns: Swimming a jig

Looking for a versatile lure for summertime bass fishing? Kellogg’s Frosted Flakes pro Dave Lefebre suggests you take a look at the swim jig. READ MORE »