National Championship? – Part 5

Confidence is supposed to be an anglers best friend. But what happens when your best friend is nowhere in sight? When you've convinced yourself that you probably won't catch them?

National Championship? – Part 4

Practice Day 3 With only one day of practice left, I decided to find more of the "good stuff" that I had discovered the day...

National Championship? – Part 3

A late-afternoon find provides a boost in morale.

National Championship? – Part 2

When you don't get a bite on your practice day.

A National Championship?

A first-hand account of what and what not to do when fishing a big tournament on a lake you've never seen before.

Improving Your Tournament Process

Tournament bass fishing, like any other competition, is all about the process. Here is an introduction on what is involved with a bass tournament process.

The Eye in the Sky Doesn’t Lie

Having spent the last 25 years or so coaching athletes, one of the biggest changes and challenges has been the increased use of video....

Columbia River BBT  

Let’s start with the worst color ever.   No.  Fate should never take a back-seat.  Best to illustrate this with a timeline:   March 7th,...

Making the “Cut”

The Nixon's Moses Lake Open has always been a special event. This will be the 10th year of the Moses Open.  In looking at...

Having No Chance…

Classic Lesson I just got done watching the 2017 Bassmaster Classic, where Jordan Lee won in a remarkable manner…  Down in 15th place, he had...

Finding Your Way in the Maze: Why Structure and Cover...

I want to talk a bit about something I don't think I've ever seen brought up when it comes to bass fishing.  That's the...

Difficult Decision-Positive Results – Part 1

Looking to improve your skill set and knowledge of fishing? Of course you are.  You might want to think about spending some time on...

Using Lean Principles to Catch More Fish

Regardless of your species of choice, it’s really easy to get caught up in the hot lure, color or technique of the day. Fishing...

The 80-20 Rule of Bass Fishing

If you are not familiar with the 80-20 rule, it goes something like this:  80% of the effects come from just 20% of the...

The one that didn’t get away, twice.

Tournament Decision Making, the Good, the Bad and Ugly....   Being my first post with Game Over Angling, I feel I should explain myself a little...

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