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2014 NATIONAL COURSES WILL FOCUS ON:

 

How weather patterns affect fishing; How to keep track of migrating fish; Using electronics to locate productive areas and game fish; Precision chumming/chunking tactics; Successful trolling tactics; How fish react to tides, moon phases, water temperature, weather and solunar periods; Controlled depth fishing; How to fine-tune your tackle to catch more fish; Plus, where to catch fish year-round in your area!
 


2014 REGIONAL COURSES

NEW BERN, NORTH CAROLINA - Fool-proof red drum tactics; New tricks that take trophy drum; Chunking secrets for big red drum; Catch bluefin tuna like the pros; Trolling for bluefin tuna; Cutting-edge tactics for trophy king mackerel; Lures and dead bait for king mackerel; Flounder fast and easy; How to locate and catch trophy flounder; Successful river and ICW fishing strategies; Variety fishing around inlets and jetties and along the beaches; Scoring keeper sheepshead around the bridges, jetties and offshore reefs and wrecks; Taking trophy trout on lures; Selective live-baiting for jumbo trout; Trolling for school trout; Spanish mackerel fast and easy; No-nonsense surf fishing secrets; Successful bottom fishing; How to catch keeper grouper; Flutter- jigging; Sea bass by the score;  Amberjack fast and easy; Light tackle shark fishing; Offshore trolling tactics; Trolling for yellowfin tuna; Spooning and chunking for yellowfin tuna;  Live-baiting for big yellowfin tuna; Secrets for catching more and bigger wahoo; Targeting big dolphin; Offbeat tricks to catch more dolphin; Sub-surface offshore fishing tactics; How to catch North Carolina tarpon; Top offshore trolling spreads; Effective teaser deployment; Daytime swordfish tactics!

UNCASVILLE, CONNECTICUT Live-baiting for trophy striped bass; Spinner-and-worm fishing for striped bass; Stripers on top water lures; Diamond and flutter-jigging for striped bass and bluefish; Chunking for big striped bass; Inshore wire-line techniques; Secrets of fishing the rips; How to keep track of and locate the largest bluefish in the Sound; Bluefish on surface lures; Targeting jumbo bluefish; How to choose, rig and fish the most productive New England artificials; Trophy fluke tactics; Chumming up big fluke; How to catch a tournament winning fluke; Bottom-fishing for inshore table fare (flounder, black sea bass, blackfish); Targeting trophy blackfish; How to locate blackfish when they seem scarce; Jigging for blackfish; Bucktailing for trophy black sea bass; Tricks that take more offshore cod and Pollock; Chumming and chunking for bonito and false albacore; Florida-style tactics that catch more and larger New England bonito and false albacore; Bluefin tuna on light tackle and lures; Trolling for bluefins; Cutting-edge tactics that take bigger Mako sharks;  Kite fishing for sharks and tuna; How to create and troll a deadly offshore teaser system (dredges included); Live-chumming and live-baiting for tunas; Hot methods for catching Mako, blue, thresher and porbeagle sharks; Trolling for sharks; How to find and fish temperature breaks; Cutting edge canyon tactics; Daytime swordfish tactics for New England waters!

LONG BRANCH, NEW JERSEY - Trophy stripers on ultra-light tackle; Live-lining for trophy stripers; Top trolling tactics for stripers; Chunking for bluefish; Bluefish on surface lures; Inshore wire-line techniques; Jetty tactics; How to catch more and bigger fluke; Targeting trophy fluke; Top southern tactics for jumbo fluke; Secrets of fishing Raritan, Sandy Hook, Silver and Barnegat Bays; Top tactics for big blackfish; Catching blackfish by the score; Jigging for blackfish; No-nonsense weakfish tactics; How and where to locate weakfish; Variety fishing in and around inlets; How to locate and fish productive bottom (blackfish, sea bass, spot and fluke); Back-bay stripers; Can’t-miss tuna-trolling patterns; Chunking for tunas; Live-baiting for tunas; Advanced methods for bluefin and yellowfin tuna; Cutting edge lure-trolling tactics; Subsurface offshore trolling; Cutting edge spreader bar and dredge tactics; Secrets for catching more inshore tuna; Reading water temperature charts; Targeting trophy Makos; Basic and advanced sharking techniques; Offshore kite fishing for sharks and tuna; Specialized tactics that take more big-eye tuna; How to troll up more wahoo and white marlin!

ANNAPOLIS, MARYLANDLive-baiting for trophy striped bass; Northeast tactics that take monster Del/Mar/Va striped bass; Cutting-edge striper trolling; Refined flounder tactics; How to consistently locate and catch trophy flounder; Score big Chesapeake Bay flounder; Light tackle inshore fishing for puppy drum and speckled trout; No nonsense top water tactics for trophy speckled trout;  How to consistently catch drum; light tackle fishing for red and black drum; Secrets of fishing the Chesapeake Bay System; Successful bottom- and wreck- fishing (tautog, spadefish, spot and sea bass); Deep-dropping for tile fish; How to chum like the pros (inshore and offshore); Kite fishing for trophy striped bass, king mackerel, tuna, shark and billfish; How to mix and troll natural baits and lures; Hot white marlin teaser strategies; Top white marlin baits and spreads; Top methods for catching more and larger yellowfin tuna; Scoring winter bluefin tuna;  Can’t miss trolling tactics for bluefin; Flutter-jigging for tuna; Sub-surface offshore trolling for wahoo and tuna; Can’t miss dolphin tactics; Daytime swordfish tactics!

ISLAMORADA, FLORIDA KEYSFinding and anchoring on nearshore patch reefs for mangrove snapper and mackerel;  How to locate and read the deeper reefs to locate yellowtail, groupers and mutton snapper;  Flutter-jigging ledges, wrecks, reefs and the humps; How to score Keys cobia; No-nonsense wreck fishing tactics; Scoring more and larger grouper and snapper; Trophy kingfishing made easy; How to chum up and keep kingfish by the boat; Offshore /reef live-bait drifting strategies and patterns; Targeting permit in the channels and on the wrecks; How to read and fish the local offshore waters (locating the true edges of the Gulf Stream, thermal breaks, warm water fingers, upwellings, and structure for wahoo, dolphin, tuna and billfish); The top trolling spreads and strategies for catching fish off the Florida Keys; Offbeat tactics that catch more dolphin; Tricks that take big dolphin; Scoring more wahoo; How to determine when and where the wahoo bite will “turn on” off the Florida Keys (weather patterns included);  Targeting trophy blackfin tuna; live-chumming for blackfins; How to read and follow the birds to score more tuna and dolphin; Daytime swordfishing, Fishing the bridges for tarpon, snook, permit and grouper; Flats fishing for bonefish, permit and tarpon; Redfish, trout and tarpon in the backcountry!

PASADENA, TEXAS - How to locate and catch trophy cobia; How to score big cobia from a small boat; How to make stubborn cobia eat; Secrets of sight-fishing for cobia; New tactics for even bigger king mackerel; Trolling for kings; How to catch more and larger snapper and grouper; Live-baiting for trophy bottom fish;  Successful jigging tactics for bottom fish, wahoo and tuna; Chumming strategies for bottom fishing; Speckled trout by the numbers; Nighttime monster trout tactics;  Fishing the passes and beaches for trophy redfish and speckled trout; Chunking for redfish; Taking redfish year-round; Successful deep water redfish tactics; Artificial lure fishing for trout, redfish and flounder; Secrets of fishing the flats for redfish and trophy trout; Top tactics for big flounder; How to locate and catch more flounder; Secrets of fishing the Houston shipping channel and Galveston Bay; Kite fishing for tarpon, kings, cobia, tuna, wahoo and dolphin; How to read and fish the offshore waters (locating the loop currents, thermal breaks, warm water fingers and structure for wahoo, dolphin, tuna and billfish); How to choose, rig and fish the most productive offshore trolling lures; Cutting-edge chunking tactics for yellowfin tuna; Live-chumming for trophy yellowfins; Fish the rigs like a pro; Sub-surface wahoo tactics; Cutting edge dolphin tactics; South Florida daytime swordfish tactics for Gulf of Mexico swordfish!     

COLUMBIA, SOUTH CAROLINA - Cutting-edge tactics for trophy king mackerel; Tricks to fool stubborn king mackerel into striking; Light-tackle fishing for school kings; Deep-jigging for king mackerel; Tricks that take jumbo flounder; Bucktailing for flounder; Catch flounder like the pros; New tricks that catch more and bigger flounder; Variety fishing around inlets and jetties and along the beaches; Trophy drum in the inlets; Red drum on the flats; No-Nonsense tactics for catching red drum in the ICW and rivers; How to target and catch big trout;  Top lure tactics for trout;  Advanced live bait techniques for trout; Winter trout fishing secrets; Jetty, bridge and reef tactics for jumbo sheepshead; Fishing the wrecks and artificial reefs (spadefish, mackerel, cobia, bottom fish); Spanish mackerel fast and easy; Fishing rock piles and bottom structure for grouper; How to catch “keeper” grouper; Tricks that take jumbo sea bass; Catch sea bass by the score; Sight fishing for cobia; How to excite and catch stubborn cobia; Chunking for trophy cobia; No Nonsense tricks that take Broad River cobia; Amberjack the fast way; Flutter jigging; Bird-dogging the shrimp boats (kings and sharks); Successful wahoo tactics; Offshore trolling strategies; No-Nonsense dolphin tactics; ; How to create and troll a deadly offshore teaser system (dredges included); Top tricks for yellowfin tuna; Offshore live-baiting; Small boat offshore trolling tactics; Daytime swordfishing off South Carolina!

PONTE VEDRA, FLORIDA – Speckled trout by the numbers; Nighttime monster trout tactics;  Fishing the beaches, inlets and backcountry for trophy redfish and speckled trout; Chunking for redfish; Taking redfish year-round; Successful deep water redfish tactics; Artificial lure fishing for trout, redfish and flounder;  Top tactics for big flounder; How to locate and catch more flounder; Lure color and how it comes into play to catch more trout and redfish; Jetty, bridge and reef tactics for jumbo sheepshead; How to score big cobia from a small boat; How to make stubborn cobia eat; Secrets of sight-fishing for cobia; Fishing behind the shrimp boats (tarpon, sharks, king mackerel); New tactics for big king mackerel; Trolling for kings; Jigging for king mackerel; How to catch more and larger snapper and grouper; Live-baiting for trophy bottom fish; Fishing the wrecks and artificial reefs (spadefish, sheepshead, mackerel, cobia, bottom fish); Precision structure fishing tactics; Successful deep jigging tactics for bottom fish; Chumming strategies for bottom fish; Spanish mackerel made easy;  Fishing the mullet run; Kite fishing for kings, tuna, wahoo and dolphin; Sub-surface wahoo tactics; Cutting edge dolphin tactics; South Florida dolphin tactics that take more and larger North Florida dolphin; No nonsense tuna tactics; Daytime swordfish tactics!