Are You Ready For Bass Tournament in Texas

Get Prepared

After choosing the right Texas bass tournament to sign up for you need to get prepared for the big day. The first thing that you want to do is, get organized. You need to go through your tackle box and clean it out. Get rid of anything that is old or damaged. When you start replacing the items do so in a neat and orderly fashion where you know exactly where everything is located. The last thing you want to do is be fumbling around searching for tackle in the middle of the tournament.

Make sure you have extra gear ready before the big day arrives. You can’t afford to lose time if something happens and your rod breaks. This type of thing does happen and if you don’t have a back-up it’s going to cost you too much time. Double check your fishing license and make sure it’s valid throughout the length of the tournament.

Once all of these things have been taken care of, it’s time to get out on the water and practice. It’s recommended that you go out at different times of the day and in different weather. The bass respond differently depending on the weather and time of day so this is the only way to get an idea of what to use during these times. This is also your opportunity to experiment with different types of lures and techniques to find out which one works the best in each situation.

Once you’re in the middle of the tournament you won’t have time to do a lot of experimenting. However, if you have tried different things prior to the event, then you’ll have a good idea of what to try next if one thing is not getting results. By the time all of this has been taken care of, you should be able to say that you are ready for the next bass tournament in Texas.

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Dan Eggertsen is a fellow bass fishing enthusiast to the point of obsession. :) He's been providing solid advice on bass fishing since 2004.

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