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2019 Gift Guide

Christmas is closing in quicker than a bass chasing a big shad and we figured some quality gift suggestions from us would make buying from your up and coming anglers a little easier.  Apparel Good fishing apparel is a must. Fishing conditions range from ice cold to the hottest summer days. Thankfully AFTCO makes it

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The Notorious A.RIG

By Nick Marsh, Marsh Outdoors Well it’s time to get your arm workouts in for the season. Depending on whereyou are fishing in the US you are either one of the next 3 stages: You’re either on thevery tail end of a fantastic bite, right in the heat of it or just starting to get

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What College Coaches Are Looking For

3 important areas coaches scrutinize while recruiting anglers to top programs By A1 Founder and Adrian Assistant Coach, Caleb Taylor Having fished for the Adrian College program and continued into working with high school anglers I had a pretty good idea what coaches and programs are looking for when it comes to recruiting. Now, as

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Top 3 Weaknesses of High School Anglers

A Reflection By Coach Nick Marsh Nick was a great mentor and coach for our A1 programs in Southeast Michigan this past Summer. I asked him to put together an article with the top things he saw that high school anglers needed to work on. He did a great job and this is his take

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Making the most of the Fall bite

As much as I personally hate to see it happen, Summer is over and the Fall months are upon us. Despite the impending doom of Winter there is some awesome fishing to be had in the next few months. In this article I will break down a few of my favorite tactics and locations to

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Essential Basics for Cranking Rip Rap

Last weekend we participated in the FLW Lake Erie High School Open at Sandusky Bay. It was a great event and our guys walked away with some solid top 5 and top 10 finishes. If you know this part of Lake Erie you know the bay is great for largemouth but the main lake is

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