Megaware KeelGuard Blog

How to Practice for Fishing Tournaments

Since the inception of the Bass Angler’s Sportsman Society by Ray Scott in 1968, bass fishing tournaments have grown exponentially. College and high school fishing teams have blown up in recent year...

Catching Bass in Hot Water with Bruce Whitmire

If the dog days of summer have not arrived in your neck of the woods yet, don’t worry. They are coming. To maximize your time on the water in the heat, there are several matters to prepare. Prof...

How to Use Topwater Baits for Bass

Not many anglers will argue that anything is more exciting in fishing than seeing a bass explode on a topwater plug. It is pure adrenaline. But this bait is more than an adrenaline rush – it is ...

Crankbait Tips from Pro Angler Greg Mangus

There is not a more classic bass catching lure than the crankbait. Bass fall victim to it from coast to coast and border to border. But, as it comes in countless color schemes, shapes, sizes, and dept...

Jerkbait Fishing Tips For Early Summer

Several years ago during a tournament on Diamond Lake near Cassopolis, Michigan, on Memorial Day, I had a good thing going. Early on, partner Steve Prange and I loaded the boat by twitching jerkbaits....

Jig Fishing Tips for Early Summer and Beyond

Any bass angler worth their salt has a pile of jigs readily available in their boat. It is common knowledge among serious anglers that this bait is responsible for more big bass than any other. It has...

Soft Stickbaits for Early Summer Bass Fishing

Having options is a good thing, but it does cause an internal conflict: which do I choose? If just allowed one product from Megaware’s website, for example, which is the best? The keel guard? Skeg g...

How to Catch Early Season Walleye

Few people in America will argue that walleye is the tastiest of freshwater fish. Northern anglers across the country spend millions of dollars chasing them for the dinner table, and walleye fishing t...

Boat Organization Ideas From a Pro

I am humble enough to admit it – I’m picky. Plenty of other applicable adjectives exist that are not nearly as flattering get echoed by my fishing buddies, but you get the point. For example, ...

Expert Post-Spawn Bass Fishing Tips

Awkward places exist everywhere. There’s no avoiding it, so we might as well face them and come up with a solution. Consider the area on the boat where the front trailer roller contacts the hull. Th...