Getting Slobberknockered Is now a Thing

New to ICAST 2022 was the addition of the Anglers’ Choice Award where the angling community was invited to cast their vote on the best product coming out of ICAST – and vote they did. After earning strong respect and winning the coveted Best of Freshwater Hard Bait Category award at ICAST in Orlando for […]

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The LIVETARGET LIVE SHRIMP Embodies Match-the-Hatch Perfection

The LIVETARGET LIVE SHRIMP Embodies Match-the-Hatch Perfection Meet the Only Shrimp that Looks AND Acts Alive at ICAST 2022 Inshore waters offer boundless opportunities. Here, uncountable numbers of redfish, snook, speckled sea trout, and flounder feast upon a bounty of menhaden, mullet, crabs, and more. Swimming within these saline waters, hiding within the grasses, and […]

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Two New Innovative Shimano Lures for Bass Anglers

Technologically Advanced Swimbaits and Spinnerbaits Target Trophy Fish Serious bass anglers pursuing championship-caliber fish need every advantage to secure victory. At ICAST 2022, Shimano introduces two highly refined lures – the ARMAJOINT 190SF FLASH BOOST swimbait and the Swagy Strong family of spinnerbaits – designed to tip the odds in every angler’s favor and put […]

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John Soukup – Featured on Bass Edge Radio Podcast

WILDWOOD, Mo. – Bass Edge Radio, presented by Megaware KeelGuard has current BASS Open Series Overall AOY leader and NPFL Pro John Soukup as the featured Angler Spotlight in this top-rated podcast.  Bass Edge hosts Aaron Martin and Kurt Dove dive into John’s success as 2021 2X NPFL Champion, his lead in the 2022 BASS […]

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Humminbird Target Lock Wins at ICAST

New MEGA Live TargetLock awarded as the first truly independent live sonar control that provides full functionality of the trolling motor Humminbird MEGA Live® Imaging TargetLock™ received the Best in Category Award for Electronics at the ICAST 2022 New Product Showcase, currently underway in Orlando, Florida, as voted on by attending fishing media and retailers. […]

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Plano’s EDGE Frog Box wins Best of Tackle Storage at ICAST

Plano’s EDGE Frog Box wins Award for Best of Tackle Storage at ICASTFighting through tough competition for tackle storage, Plano’s innovative Edge Frog Box wins the award for ‘Best of Tackle Storage’ at ICAST 2022. Plano, known for their out of the box thinking and creativity, brought innovation and design to the ICAST New Product […]

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ICAST 2022 Best of Show Award Winners

ICAST Edition By Tackle Warehouse | updated July 2022 The votes are in… shop the 2022 ICAST Best of Show Awards now! Be sure to also check out the Tackle Warehouse Viewer’s Choice Awards – Coming Soon! Shimano Stella FK Spinning Reel | Best Freshwater Reel | ICAST 2022 2022 ICAST Award Winner Best Freshwater Reel Upgraded […]

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Nick Honachefsky’s Top New Products from ICAST 2022

It’s no secret the Covid-19 pandemic pretty much shut down the world’s supply production chain, but even through challenging times, the fishing industry managed to crank out some top-notch new products to showcase at ICAST. Usually, it’s a top-10 roundup, but this one goes up to 11 (for all you This is Spinal Tap fans). […]

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Berkley Wins Best of Category for Freshwater Hard Bait and Soft Bait at ICAST 2022

After the Berkley PowerBait Gilly, many believed the team at Berkley Labs would slow down. Instead, the team at Berkley Labs doubled-down and created the Berkley Slobberknocker and Berkley PowerBait PowerStinger – a bladed-jig combination to wreak havoc on bass around the country. Compared to other bladed jigs on the market, the Berkley Slobberknocker features […]

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Jenko Fishing Wins Eighth-Annual ICAST Cup on Lake Toho

A Total of $12,000 Raised for Keep America Fishing™ Foundation KISSIMMEE, Fla. (July 19, 2022) – The Jenko Fishing team, represented by Coleton Jennings, Matt Hinman and Harbor Lovin, brought a three-bass limit totaling 21 pounds, 11 ounces to the stage to win the 2022 ICAST Cup at Lake Toho Presented by Major League Fishing […]

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Jay Przekurat Makes History at Bassmaster Elite at St. Lawrence River

Jay Przekurat_photo by BASS Media James Overstreet Whitewater pro becomes youngest angler to win an Elite Series event, weighs heaviest smallmouth bag ever recorded in tournament angling MUSKEGON, MI (July 18, 2022) – At 23 year and 26 days of age, Jay Przekurat became the youngest angler to ever win a Bassmaster Elite Series event. […]

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ICAST celebrates success in 2022 show

Recreational fishing’s future continues to look bright, as the industry’s largest trade show, ICAST, returned to form last week. In total, more than 12,000 exhibitors, buyers and media converged on the Orange County Convention Center to showcase the widest array of fishing gear, tackle, accessories and apparelavailable in one location. ICAST is produced by the […]

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Spearpoint Performance Hooks Introduces the Kicker Bag Weigh-in Bag

Visalia, Calif. – July 10, 2020 – While known for their revolutionary VGrip® Technology, Spearpoint Performance Hooks, a Visalia, Calif. based manufacturer, has also made offerings in the apparel and accessories marketplace.  For ICAST 2022, Spearpoint introduces a conservation minded product that will help anglers keep their largest fish healthy and alive at weigh-in time […]

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ICAST Announces 30 New Product Showcase “Best of Category” Winners for 2022

Orange County Convention Center, Orlando, FL – July 21, 2022 – the ICAST 2022 “Best of Category” winners were announced during the Chairman’s Industry Awards Reception, sponsored by St. Croix Rod. The recreational fishing industry’s brightest stars gathered beneath the stage lights to see which products would carry home one of the coveted ICAST awards […]

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