Classic Sans VanDam, 2015 BASS Elite Tournaments - IKE LIVE
More thoughts on Kevin VanDam not qualifying for the 2015 Bassmaster Classic. Mike Iaconelli and Pete Gluszek of the Bass University go over the 2015 BASS Elite Series tournament schedule. BASS returns to the Sabine River, where the BassCat bass boat and Yamaha outboard withstood a trip in the woods, doing some urban exploration. After all, Toyota says, "Let's Go Places". The boat was not abandoned. BASS returns to the West Coast to fish the Delta out of Sacramento and Lake Havasu in Arizona. Tune in Oct 26th at 8PM ET for the next live episode. In the meantime, check out The entire 8th episode of Ike Live.
Sepcial thanks to: Mike Iaconelli, Bass, Bassmaster Classic, Kevin VanDam, Bass Zone
Michael Iaconelli & Jared Lintner Fishing "Lake X" Part 4
BASS Elite Series pros Mike Iaconelli and Jared Lintner continue fishing in the steady rain on Lake X. In this video, they flip and pitch in the creek. They have no trouble getting pike on the line, but the toothy critters take their toll on fishing line. A couple of bass get away. Mike gets some bass on a Rapala X-Rap Pop in Yellow Perch color. Jared catches a good bass on the Jackall Pompadour.
Mike also fished the Berkley Havoc Ike's 5" Flat Dawg on Spiderwire Ultracast Fluoro Braid Moss Green. Mike was throwing it on the Abu Garcia Ike Series Prototype 7'2" Spinning Reel (Coming soon to Tackle Warehouse) and a Abu Garcia Revo Premier 40 size Spinning Reel.
Mike fished the Rapala X-Rap Pop on Abu Garcia Veritas 2.0 7' Med action spinning rod, with a 30 size Abu Garcia spinning reel.
Sepcial thanks to: Mike Iaconelli, Jared Lintner, Tackle Warehouse, Berkley, Abu Garcia, Spiderwire
Michael Iaconelli & Jared Lintner Fishing "Lake X" Part 3
Mike Iaconelli, Jared Lintner and Tackle Warehouse return in this third installment, a nine minute video on Lake X. Iaconelli and Lintner talk more about the Delaware River, fishing through the pike. Lintner gets a big bite. Ike catches another on the Berkley Havoc Flat Dawg.
Sepcial thanks to: Mike Iaconelli, Jared Lintner, Tackle Warehouse
Did It Toilet Bowl Flush the Buzzbait?
Find out how this young angler's big bass ate his buzzbait in this Bass East video recorded at Mike's Green Top Sporting Goods store appearance.
Sepcial thanks to: Mike Iaconelli, Bass East, Green Top
Michael Iaconelli & Jared Lintner Fishing "Lake X" Part 2
This footage from Tackle Warehouse was filmed with the GoPro HERO4 Black.
In this video, Mike "Ike" Iaconelli and Jared Lintner continue to fish Lake X for bass (and sometimes Pike). Mike catches his first pike of the day on the Bogolu Dace colored Molix Water Slash Double Willow Spinnerbait. Iaconelli and Lintner talk about the 2015 Bassmaster Classic at Hartwell. Then they talk about Mike's childhood and young adult life, growing up fishing the Delaware and the mill ponds around the river.
Sepcial thanks to: Mike Iaconelli, Jared Lintner, Tackle Warehouse, Berkley, Molix
Ike Live with Mike Iaconelli Monthly Fishing Talkshow Webcast
Bassmaster Classic Champion, BASS angler-of-the-year, BASS Bass Pro Shops Northern Open Champion and FLW tournament champion Mike "Ike" Iaconelli hosts, along with fellow Bass University instructor Pete Gluszek, this 2 to 3 hour monthly fishing talkshow. Past guests include: other professional BASS and FLW fishermen, representatives from fishing tackle manufacturing and retail sales organizations, as well as pro athletes from the NFL and NHL. Watch Ike Live previous shows, and watch for future live shows at Ike Live! .
Sepcial thanks to: Ike Live, Bass Zone, Mike Iaconelli, Pete Gluszek
Mike Iaconelli and Jared Lintner Pre-Frontal Fishing
Ike and Lintner team up and fish some Northeast US water in this first vlog in the series. Mike and Jared talk about using Google Earth to find "secret areas". Mike catches his first early bass on a Molix Frog, a frog with kicking legs that pushes well on top of the cheese. Jared also catches a big bass on the Jackall Pompadour. Ike picks up the spinning rod and catches a hefty bass on the Berkley Havoc Ike's 5" Flat Dawg.
Sepcial thanks to: Tackle Warehouse, Jared Lintner, Mike Iaconelli, Molix, Jackall
Fred Roumbanis Frog Fishing Tips Class Preview
Frogs are well known for catching big bass and to Fred Roumbanis, frogs are the tool that has helped him climb the professional bass tournament ladder. Fred will discuss the proper tackle and gear, but you will also gain insight into how Fred chooses frogs to match other wildlife throughout the seasons, retrieves, and much more. Sign Up for Bass University TV to see the entire 40 minute course and scores of other university-level training courses from top bass fishing pros.
Sepcial thanks to: The Bass University, Fred Roumbanis
Ish Monroe Punching, Flipping, Pitching Preview
One of Ish's best specialty techniques for catching tons of big bass is the punching technique. In this class, Ish will walk you through the proper rigging, bait selection, rods, reels, and presentation tactics required to effectively catch more big bass during the next time you go punching! Sign Up for Bass University TV to see the entire 50 minute course and scores of other university-level training courses from top bass fishing pros.
Sepcial thanks to: The Bass University, Ish Monroe
Would you like to improve your shallow water bass fishing skills? The Bass University TV's new shallow water tactics class will help you take the next step toward catching more big bass in shallow water situations. Pete Gluszek, "The Dean" of The Bass University, shares his experience with new cutting-edge techniques and classic bass fishing tactics that have been winning tour level tournaments for decades! Sign Up for Bass University TV to see the entire 90 minute shallow water fishing course and scores of other university-level training courses from top bass fishing pros.
Sepcial thanks to: The Bass University, Pete Gluszek
Scott Martin Lipless Crankbait Bass University Preview
Mike Iaconelli's fellow Bass University instructor, Scott Martin, talks about lipless crankbaits. Different brands (diawa, yozuri, rat-l-trap), techniques (steady retrieve, ripping, etc) in this preview video. Sign Up for Bass University TV to see the entire 50 minute course and scores of other university-level training courses from top bass fishing pros.
Sepcial thanks to: The Bass University, Scott Martin
Kevin VanDam Not in 2015 Bassmaster Classic
Ike Live 8 aired September 9, 2014. In this clip, Mike Iaconelli and Pete Gluszek introduce the special guest (Greg Hackney) and the hot topics, the 2015 BASS season schedule of tournaments and Kevin VanDam not making the 2015 Bassmaster Classic. Watch the full show. Special thanks to BASS and Jason Cohn for the Kevin VanDam 2011 Bassmaster Classic Win Trophy Photo.
Sepcial thanks to: Mike Iaconelli, Greg Hackney, Bryan Bickell, Kevin VanDam, BASS, Jason Cohn, Bassmaster Classic
Support Mike Iaconelli and Autism Speaks
If Mike "Ike" Iaconelli wins the Toyota Tundra AOY Fan Favorite voting, Toyota will donate $5000 to Autism Speaks on his behalf. Support Ike and Autism Speaks, vote today!
Sepcial thanks to: All My Great Fans, Toyota Tundra, Autism Speaks, Mike Iaconelli
Hackney, Bickell and Godzilla
What do they have in common? Nothing, but still, tune in to Ike Live! 9/9/2014 @ 9PM for guest appearances by at least 2 of them.
Sepcial thanks to: Greg Hackney, Bryan Bickell, NHL, BASS, IKE LIVE!
Delaware River Elite Series Pros on Ike Live Ep 7
Mike Iaconelli, Pete Gluszek and Jared Litner talk about Ike's win on the Delaware River in this clip from Ike Live Fishing Talk Show Episode 7 Full Episode. Tune in LIVE for Episode 8, scheduled for September 9th, 2014.
Sepcial thanks to: IKE LIVE, Delaware River, Philadelphia, Philly Fans
How Did Mike Iaconelli Win the Delaware River Tournament?
Want to know how Mike "Ike" Iaconelli won the Bassmaster Elite Series tournament on the Delaware River? Watch this video to see the rods, reels, lures, weights and other tackles and techniques Ike used to win the tournament. Here is a list of baits Mike used:
1/2oz. finesse Missle Baits jig (coming soon)Berkley Powerbait Chigger ChunkBerkley Havoc Skeet Reese's Pit Boss5/0 VMC Ike Approved Heavy Duty Flippin3/8oz VMC Tungsten Worm Weights3/8oz VMC Tungsten Worm Weights7' Med/Hvy Abu Garcia Veritas 2.0 Casting Rod7.9:1 Abu Garcia REVO MGX Casting Reel20lb. Berkley Trilene 100% Fluorocarbon7' Med/Hvy Abu Garcia Veracity Casting Rod
Sepcial thanks to: BASS, Tackle Warehouse, Abu Garcia, Berkley
Mike Iaconelli Chickamauga Pre-Fish Tournament Practice
In this final video of the series, ride along with BASS tournament pro Mike "Ike" Iaconelli as he fishes lake Chickamauga before the BASSFest event. The video ends with Iaconelli's post-tournament recap. Iaconelli lead day one of the tournament with 25lbs.
In this video, Mike fishes:
Berkley Powerbait Hollow BellyRapala DT16 Ike's Caribbean Shad Color10lb. Berkley Trilene Fluorocarbon7'6" Abu Garcia Veritas Winch Cranking Rod6.4:1 Abu Garcia Revo Premier Reel
Berkley 10" Power Worm in Plum colorVMC Swinging Rugby Jig Head17lb. Berkley Trilene Fluorocarbon7' Med/Heavy Abu Garcia Veracity Rod7.1:1 Abu Garcia Revo MGX Reel
Sepcial thanks to: Tackle Warehouse, Berkley, Rapala, DT Series, Abu Garcia, BASSFest
Iaconelli Lake Chickamauga Tournament Pre-Fish
Tackle Warehouse presents part 2 of Mike Iaconelli's pre-fishing for the Bassmaster BASSFest Tournament on Lake Chickamauga. In this video, Ike fishes Berkley Beat Shad.
Sepcial thanks to: BASS, BASSFest, Chickamauga, Tackle Warehouse
Iaconelli Victory Spray at Delaware River
Iaconelli kicks up 250 horses worth of Delaware River spray for the Philadelphia crowd after the last tournament day of fishing in the 2014 Bassmaster Elite Series Event.
Sepcial thanks to: BASS, Berkley, Philly, Fans
Iaconelli and VanDam BASSFest Conflict
The original video was removed from Youtube, probably because they didn't credit BASS and ESPN2.
Iaconelli arrived at an empty spot at BASSFest on Chickamauga, the three anglers who had fished the area returned. Kevin VanDam took exception to Mike fishing the area and asked Iaconelli, "You think that's cool?". VanDam reports that he and Ike don't have the best relationship, which Mike reports he didn't think was true. Hear more about this confrontation on IKE LIVE Episode 6.
Sepcial thanks to: BASS, Bassmaster, BASSFest, ESPN2 and AJPA Videos
Iaconelli Wins at Delaware River in Philly
Mike "Ike" Iaconelli gets a Bassmaster Elite Series win in front of the hometown Philadelphia, PA crowd.
Sepcial thanks to: BASS, Bassmaster, Elite Series, Philly, Delaware River
Iaconelli Day 3 Weigh-In
Iaconelli weighs-in on the third day of the Bassmaster Elite Series Tournament on the Delaware River. Iaconelli went on to win the tournament.
Sepcial thanks to: BASS, Bassmaster, Elite Series, Philadelphia, iBass360
Iaconelli Toledo Bend BASS Elite Recap Video
Mike focused on catching spawners and post-spawners, using the following equipment:
For the spawning fishBerkley Havoc Back Slide15lb. Spiderwire Fluoro-Braid10lb. Trilene Fluorocarbon LeaderVMC 1/0 Ike Approved Worm Hook
For the post-spawn fishNEW VMC Swinging Rugby HeadBerkley Havoc Ike's Devil Spear
Sepcial thanks to: Tackle Warehouse, Berkley Havoc, Spiderwire
Delaware Bassmaster Elite Series and i-Cast Products
Mike Iaconelli, Pete Gluszek and Justin Lucas talk about i-cast products and the Delaware River event (8/7-8/10). Check back Monday 8/11 for the next live episode of IKE LIVE, when he be joined by various Elite Series pros, watch and see who stops by.
Sepcial thanks to: IKE LIVE bass fishing talk show, Pete Gluszek, Justin Lucas, Rapala, Power-Pole
Iaconelli BASSFest Chickamauga Pre-Fish Practice
Join Iaconelli in this 8 minute video where he pre-fished for Chickamauga. Mike lead the first day of he tournament with a flurry of schooling fish caught on a Rapala DT Series Crankbait.
Mike saves the life of a bass that choked on a bluegill just was just a little too big for his face.
Sepcial thanks to: Tackle Warehouse, BASS, Rapala
Iaconelli BASS Elite Recap of Lake Dardanelle
Mike "Ike" Iaconelli relied on one bait at Dardanelle. Mike fished submerged grass (hydrilla and coontail).
What Mike Fished:
1/2oz. Molix Lover Vibrating JigBerkley Ike's Devil Spear Trailer15lb. Berkley Trilene Fluorocarbon7ft. Med Action Abu Garcia Veracity RodAbu Garcia Revo MGX 7.1:1
Sepcial thanks to: Tackle Warehouse, BASS, Berkley, Molix
Iaconelli and Martin Truex Jr. Charlotte Lake Norman
Mike Iaconelli and Martin Treux jr/ take out a Toyota on Charlotte Motor Speedway and Ike's BassCat on Lake Norman for a day of fishing.
Sepcial thanks to: Toyota, Martin Truex Jr., Zack Gietek
Iaconelli and Kevin VanDam Butt Heads
At Chickamauga, Mike Iaconelli and Kevin VanDam have a confrontation. Who was right? Can the 105 year old take Pete Gluszek?
Sepcial thanks to: BASS, Kevin VanDam, Bass Talk Live, Iaconelli, Gluszek
Molix Supernato Frog Colors at iCast 2014
Mike Iaconelli introduces a new size and colors of the Supernato Frog at iCast 2014. Learn the ways Mike fishes the supernato in this video. Buy Molix Supernato at Tackle Warehouse
Sepcial thanks to: Molix, Supernato, Frog, Tackle Warehouse, iCast 2014
Lover Super Squeaky Buzzbait at iCast 2014
Iaconelli at the Molix booth at iCast 2014. In this video, he introduces the Super Squeaky version of the inline Molix Lover Buzz, available soon at Tackle Warehouse
Sepcial thanks to: Molix, Lover Buzz, Tackle Warehouse, iCast 2014
Molix Ike's Spoon with Mike Iaconelli
Mike Iaconelli introduces the Molix Ike's Spoon at iCast 2014. The Molix Ike's Spoon should be available soon at Tackle Warehouse
Sepcial thanks to: Molix, Ike's Spoon, Tackle Warehouse, iCast 2014
Molix Lover Magnum Skirted Vibration Jig
Mike Iaconelli talks about the new magnum size Molix Lover. Same great features, just a lot bigger! The Molix Lover Magnum should be available soon at Tackle Warehouse
Sepcial thanks to: Molix, Lover Magnum, Tackle Warehouse, iCast 2014