All About Angles

By Ethan Dhuyvetter, I recently fished in my very last FLW College Fishing tournament for Kansas State University, which happened to be the National Championship held at Lake Keowee, South Carolina. While College Fishing events are set up in the team format, I realized some valuable information during this event which is also applicable to fishing as […]

My Life as a Co

By Russ Chargualaf I often get asked, “What is the most challenging part of fishing the Co-Angler side on the Bassmaster Opens trail?” Well, at the end of the day, it’s catching my limit of bass. As simple of an answer as that is, the complexity of achieving that goal is far from easy. For […]

Adam Tucker’s Tips for Success

Fishing as a co angler can be very fun, but also very challenging. You can learn so much from fishing with different boaters and watching how they fish and what different techniques they use. Watching my boater has helped me in countless tournaments. I have learned to always watch where the boater casts, and if […]

So you want to be a co angler – Destin DeMarion

By Destin DeMarion (shown below) Some want to make money, some want to learn, some just want the opportunity to fish in a bass boat; whatever the reason, competing as a co angler can be a great experience. This blog will touch upon some of the common reasons for fishing, or wanting to fish as […]

Staying Versatile and Fishing the Conditions with Destin DeMarion

As a Co-Angler, your skills will be tested in a variety of conditions that will sometimes take you out of your so-called “comfort zone”.  Whether it’s fishing for a different species of bass, going from deep to shallow, or switching from power fishing to finesse tactics, you need to be ready for anything.  If you […]

Hoyt Tidwell: Lewis Smith Lake Co Angler Champion

The FLW Tour made its second stop of the 2013 season at Lewis Smith Lake. Hoyt Tidwell had an impressive three day weight of 34-01 pounds to bring home the title. Here’s what he had to say about the event… FTB: Hoyt can you tell us a little bit about the conditions of the lake and […]

Words of Wisdom from FLW Tour Co Robert Hicks

An open mind and a closed mouth… This is what helps me out of the back of the boat. I have been blessed to have several mentors in this sport. When I decided to fish as a Co, I sat down with a good friend Ott Defoe and picked his brain on what he expected out of […]

Catching Fish Clean – Patrick Bone

A lot of people may wonder how co anglers catch fish behind some of the best pros in the business. I would like to share with you what has worked for me. The absolute most important thing is to fish your pro clean. Casting to the front or trying to beat the pro to his intended […]