ICAST 2014

Fishing Attractions, ICAST, ICAST 2014

A Progressive Step in the Right Direction:  ICAST 2014 Tackle-X

A Progressive Step in the Right Direction: ICAST 2014 Tackle-X

Tackle X was a brand new media event that took place just prior to the start of  ICAST 2014.  This event was held on Lake Conlin Florida (formerly known as Lake-X).  Members of the press and other guests took part in this special event to actually learn about and test […]

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ICAST 2014, Product News, Rods

North Fork’s Edge First Strike Series Fishing Rods

North Fork’s Edge First Strike Series Fishing Rods

A few summers ago a major rod manufacturer came to the table claiming the have the “best bass rod ever built”.  At the same time, another rod company with a somewhat unique owner and contentious customer satisfaction history came to the table claiming pretty much the same thing.  As a […]

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ICAST 2014, Lures

Match the Hatch with the new Livetarget Yearling Baitball Lure Series

Match the Hatch with the new Livetarget Yearling Baitball Lure Series

The new LIVETARGET Yearling Baitball series makes its debut at ICAST 2014. This new lure series builds upon last years BaitBall design concept which adheres to the company’s founding principle to always “Match-the-Hatch”. This series won Best of Show in the Hard lure Category.  The new Yearling BaitBall series builds […]

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ICAST, ICAST 2014, ICAST NPS

ICAST 2014: New Product Showcase Preview

ICAST 2014: New Product Showcase Preview

As usual, ICAST 2014 in Orlando Florida kicked off with the New Product Showcase Preview on Tuesday night. This annual gathering in which buyers and media get a sneak peak of the latest and greatest gear always proves to be an exciting event. ICAST 2014 is officially upon us and  […]

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ICAST 2014, Product News, Reels

The Abu Garcia Revo Beast Makes its Debut

The Abu Garcia Revo Beast Makes its Debut

This reel looks right up my alley.  Love the finish, over sized handle, and power knobs. The reels design platform centers around the ability to throw big baits such as schooling rigs and swim baits The predominant feature set includes 22lb max Carbon Matrix™ drag Infini II™Deep Spool for extra […]

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ICAST 2014, Lures

Jackall Releases Pompadour Topwater

Jackall Releases Pompadour Topwater

Jackall has a new bait making its debut this year called the Pompadour. It features a pretty slick action that reminds me of a Jitterbug mixed with a prop bait.  Looks like a fun bait to get some crazy topwater strikes on. This 3″ long 3/4 oz bait will be […]

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