How I landed Xmas bass of 71, 63 and 59cm alongside others to make up the dozen – all by utilising local knowledge.
Recounting numerous highlights during the second half of 2021, when many remarkable bass were landed.
Memorable catches (outside of the preconceived ‘best times’ perhaps?). A new book, a PB and those paddle tails…
Some VERY keen anglers, added to some great tides and conditions, meant the ‘winter bass’ would surely play…?
A 10th client recently joined the ’70cm Club’, Here, I discuss via a compendium of catches just why they’re so special.
83cm and 12lb 2oz! The dream has finally become a reality! Here, I describe the moment, and what it means to me.
This follow-up discusses some fine client catches, and how bass may hunt through sensing movement and noise…
How good is their eyesight? And did a very conspicuous lure colour make the difference for this client 7 pounder?
Is there a way to ‘target’ the larger bass only? The capture of this 68cm beauty adds weight to another theory I have….
My latest concept – a surface lure that has been designed, developed and constructed by TC Lures.
The final part of the series covers how I’ve guided my clients onto lure-caught bass in exceedingly shallow water.
Occasionally obvious, but more likely not – how presenting a lure into precise zones increases your chances…