Tag: Z-Man Fishing Products

  • Where No Boat Has Gone Before

    Where No Boat Has Gone Before

    Fresh off an epic season, kayak-angling legend Drew Gregory opens the knowledge vault Drew Gregory is the first to admit his stealth-like, away-from-the-crowds approach to kayak angling is becoming something of an exception to the sport’s early culture. It’s an interesting twist of irony: That a game created to give anglers access to wild, remote […]

  • Of Barn Doors & Smell-Good Softbaits

    Of Barn Doors & Smell-Good Softbaits

    Tooth-tough DoormatadorZ™ baits outlast Alaskan halibut “Everyone thinks halibut just sort of sit on the bottom like a doormat, sulking and waiting for a meal to swim along,” remarks Z-Man pro angler Miles “Sonar” Burghoff. “But when you watch ‘em on an underwater camera, you quickly discover these eccentric fish are anything but bottom feeders. In […]

  • Cult of the Urban Angler

    Cult of the Urban Angler

    Inner-city fishing with one rod, one lure and a legion of cool creatures Those who don’t fish never suspect the potential at their doorstep: Tucked placidly into urban sprawls and cityscapes across the continent, a wealth of overlooked waterways beckon a certain breed of adventurer. Surrounded by a million souls, it’s that tiny pool of […]

  • Browning Wins Big with Unnamed ‘Bladed Jig’

    Browning Wins Big with Unnamed ‘Bladed Jig’

    Z-Man® pro conquers MLF Patriot Cup with always-reliable ChatterBait® JackHammer™ Given his druthers, Stephen Browning would just as soon flip ElaZtech® softbaits at jungles of aquatic grass. But how can you argue when the bass won’t stop inhaling your ChatterBait like luscious jelly beans? That first day of the Major League Fishing (MLF) Patriot Cup, Browning’s so-called […]

  • Z-Man’s® Enduring Commitment to Conservation

    Z-Man’s® Enduring Commitment to Conservation

    Progressive tackle company hosts first-of-its-kind ‘Partner with a Payer’ event Crafting high-grade fishing tackle remains a worthy endeavor only insomuch as the fish and their environs flourish. It’s a simple, self-evident idea that’s quietly inhabited the hearts and minds of the people behind Z-Man Fishing Products since day one. It’s also the motivation behind Z-Man’s […]

  • A Day on the Water with Z-Man® Pro Joey Nania

    A Day on the Water with Z-Man® Pro Joey Nania

    (feat. Zeke & Eli) “All you can do is raise ’em up to have a lot of love in their hearts,” suggests professional Z-Man angler Joey Nania, between casts and shepherding the two inquisitve boys in his bass boat.  A Z-Man Fishing TV exclusive, Project Z: ProFileZ takes you on the water with the folks who trust […]

  • Z-Man® Lures Crush it at Bassmaster Kayak Contest

    Z-Man® Lures Crush it at Bassmaster Kayak Contest

    Stealth-boat frontman Drew Gregory wins at Grand Lake, Oklahoma  With the soul of an explorer, Drew Gregory embarks on kayak treks free from the limitations that tie most anglers to used water. To go beyond big public boat ramps. To sidestep fossil fuels altogether. Unbound by the intrusions of 1-ton bass rigs, Gregory designs and […]

  • The Science of a Simple Bait

    The Science of a Simple Bait

    New Z-Man® SMH™ WormZ™ & SMH™ Jighead System will uplift your shakyhead game Underwater, the magic of a shakyhead worm actually happens at the opposite end of the bait. Angler shakes rod. Line sends pulses down to jighead. In theory, the worm’s tail dances, quivers and attracts interest from bass. But if it’s made from traditional PVC […]

  • Bass Bait of the People

    Bass Bait of the People

    Everyday anglers help ideate, inspire the new GOAT ToadZ™ topwater bait Set aside the snark and the time wasters posing as social media pundits and you’re left with actual people—real-world folks driven by positivity, possibility and edifying ideas. Anglers, perhaps more than most, prefer to cheer their friends’ accomplishments and pass along cool new ways […]

  • State Record Seatrout Gobbles Z-Man® ElaZtech® Bait

    State Record Seatrout Gobbles Z-Man® ElaZtech® Bait

    Scented Jerk ShadZ™ and HeadlockZ HD™ Jighead shatters 61-year-old NC record Todd Spangler’s morning started off with one big bite—and a tidal wave of high-fives. Approximately 8am on Wednesday, February 9, Spangler hooked a new North Carolina state record spotted seatrout—the biggest of the species landed on hook and line in 61 years. A few […]