Nov

9

Sharp Hooks, More Fish. Use VMC® Replacement Hooks for Rapala® Saltwater Lures

Do you feel a need to replace the original hooks on your Rapala lures? Some anglers do. Many saltwater guides and pro-anglers do, too. Some even do so religiously, making a point of changing out their hooks before the beginning of each fishing season or throughout the season based on the amount of action they’re getting. Continue reading

Sep

7

Ten Tips for Saltwater Kayak Fishing with Mark Ambert

The warmth of the sun hitting your knuckles, clutching your favorite fishing rod. The plummeting crash of a wave in the distance. The rock of the boat is followed by a cool, salty breeze against your face. Fishing heightens your senses, putting you in tune with nature in a way that nothing else can. But for anglers who seek an even closer connection with their prize catches, saltwater fishing from a kayak offers an even more heightened experience. Continue reading

Aug

24

VMC® hooks & weights, Sufix® line, help Walters, Feider & Huff, to top-10 finishes in South Dakota

VMC® hooks, VMC weights and Sufix® line helped Rapala Pros Patrick Walters, Seth Feider and Cody Huff earn top-10 finishes Sunday in the Bassmaster Elite Series tournament on Lake Oahe, a sprawling Missouri River reservoir in South Dakota. Walters finished in sixth place, Feider came in seventh and Huff placed tenth. Continue reading

Aug

12

Wheeler finishes 2nd on New York’s Lake Cayuga, taking a commanding BPT AOY lead

Jacob Wheeler took a second-place finish yesterday in the Major League Fishing Bass Pro Tour Stage 5 tournament on New York’s Lake Cayuga. A Rapala DT-16 in the Bluegill color pattern was his main bait in his runner-up effort, which greatly increased his lead in the Tour’s Angler of the Year race. “I threw that DT16 on straight 12# Sufix Advance Fluorocarbon. I have so much confidence in that line, it’s my go-to crankin’ line” stated Wheeler. Continue reading