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13 Fishing Defy Black Rod – DEFBC71M

I currently have the Defy 7’1″ Med Fast rod paired with a Curado 71HG baitcaster (TackleTour Preview). It is such a balanced light lure combo, and I’m usually flinging very light texas rigged craws/creature baits with it. One of my favorite … Continue reading

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Going Forward…

Ok, I’ve not been the most prolific of bloggers. I am ashamed. I’m going to try and do better for 2018. Here’s my plan of attack. Shorter posts – I.e. just giving the readers a sense of what I’ve been … Continue reading

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First Bay Area Bassmasters Tourney of 2017 is in the Books…

We recently fished our first tournament of the year with our club, Bay Area Bassmasters. Our club is now officially ginormous, as we fielded 47 teams/boats on the Winter Haven Chain of Lakes. It was the first regular season tournament … Continue reading

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Bass Nomad’s favorite moment: Rick, River and Skeet — Bass Nomad Online

Our friends at were gracious enough to include us recently in their “My favorite moment” series. The 2016 Elite Series season was memorable in many ways, but nothing was as powerful to us as that afternoon in Palatka, Florida … Continue reading

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Bobby Lane Cup…

I had a good time captaining in the Bobby Lane Cup a few Saturdays back. I think my anglers had a good time as well. The weather was nice, but the fishing was tough. Most of their bites came from deep … Continue reading

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Hooked up with a Big One Today!

Too big to get into the boat, so I had to let it go near the ramp… It was at least 16 feet long! Hehe… These nice folks had their starter rope break on them. Gave them a tow back … Continue reading

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2016… What a Train Wreck!

It hasn’t been a great year for me personally, nor ‘us’ as a team. As a result, I’ve done absolutely nothing with the blog… The negative events of this year went something like this: Death of my Father Death of my … Continue reading

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