Bass fishing, kayak style

I recently enjoyed a short tenure as paddle sports columnist for Bait & Tackle Business magazine. The crippling and far-reaching business effects of COVID-19 has put that work on hold, hopefully to return but that’s yet to be determined. Until then, B&TB editorial remains available on line. In my April column, kayaking specialist John DeshauteursContinue reading “Bass fishing, kayak style”

Fish by the Inch at the Hobie Bass Open

Each of the 33 anglers who climbed into their paddle and pedal boats Saturday at the Hobie Bass Open catch, photo and release kayak (canoes and paddle boards welcome, too) tournament on Kentucky Lake and Lake Barkley were fishing by the inch and hoping to punch a ticket to The Netherlands. The Hobie Bass OpenContinue reading “Fish by the Inch at the Hobie Bass Open”

Kayak Bass Event at Kentucky Lake

The California-based Hobie Cat Company will host a Hobie Bass Open qualifying bass tournament Saturday and Sunday at Kentucky Lake and Lake Barkley. The winner will earn a spot on the Hobie Team bound for the Hobie Fishing World Championships October 5-11 at Vinkeveen, The Neatherlands. Saturday and Sunday’s event will be a CPR tournament.Continue reading “Kayak Bass Event at Kentucky Lake”