Mark Menendez holds up Bass

For Drew Cook, Scott Canterbury and Patrick Walters, walking across the stage as a competitor for the first time in this year’s Bassmaster Classic®  will be the realization of a life-long dream. Even for Matt Herren, Keith Combs, Bill Lowen and Mark Menendez, who have fished in previous Classics, the excitement is every bit as strong because this will be the 50th anniversary of the most famous bass tournament in the world. These anglers are among 13 Yamaha Pros who…

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Brandon Palaniuk

Yamaha Angler Began Fishing at Age 2, Now Entering 10th Season as Full-time Pro Brandon Palaniuk will never forget his first ride in a bass boat, because part of him was really scared at going so fast on the water. At the same time, another part of him was unbelievably excited for the opportunity. He also remembers that day for another reason. The future Yamaha Pro caught a four-pound bass on a tube lure by a fallen tree, and that’s…

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We hope you’ve set goals to explore new areas and catch new species of fish (we have!). Activity has been picking up on Fishidy as anglers are venturing onto the ice and onto the water in the new year. Don’t forget to download the Fishidy mobile app to take with you and help guide your next fishing adventure. Here’s to another great year of fishing and Fishidy! Tight lines,
The Fishidy Team Featured Fishidy Member Catch Joe earned a Braggin’ Board…

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January brings cold weather but it’s no reason to have the winter blues. Serious catfishermen can always find a place to dip some bait. This month’s issue of CatfishNOW take readers to several different parts of the country in search of trophy blues and giant flatheads in the coldest of conditions. Catfish Connections Welcome to a new year and the January 2020 edition of CatfishNOW Digital Magazine and Social Media Platform (CFN). January brings the promise of new beginnings, and…

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Best on Tour brings you interesting news from the fishing industry in a weekly email. 1. Stat of the Day PRESENTED BY: Sunline 2. Money Matters PRESENTED BY: Big Bite Baits 2020 Boat Owner Contingency Programs 2020 has arrived, and with it have come changes in the contingency programs for some of the major bass boat companies in the industry. Here is a brief rundown of the details. Ranger Cup The Ranger Cup program is designed more around the larger…

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