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Power Pole Joins Bass University

Power-Pole, the manufacturer of the shallow water anchor, has become an official sponsor of the educational bass fishing program,  The Bass University.    As a sponsor of the two-day informative learning program, hosted by professional anglers Mike Iaconelli and Pete Gluszek and including numerous top professional anglers as guest speakers, Power-Pole will join a growing partnership of industry leaders who recognize the value of continuing education and passing on the knowledge of the sport of bass fishing to future generations of passionate outdoor enthusiasts.

“We are very excited to announce our relationship with Power-Pole as an official sponsor of The Bass University†said Pete Gluszek the “Dean†of The Bass University.   “Power-Poles are an important tool utilized by many Bass University instructors including myself for effective and quiet boat positioning when fishing in shallow water.   We are proud to be partnered with such a forward thinking company that shares our passion for growing our sport.â€

The Bass University is committed to growing the sport of bass fishing through education by offering the most informative and effective bass fishing educational program to all fishermen.   The goal of The Bass University is to help each angler, from beginner to expert, to take their fishing skills to the next level!  

The Bass University instructors feature many of the greatest professional anglers in the world, that include Mike Iaconelli, David Dudley, Brent Ehrler, Greg Hackney, Shaw Grigsby, Ish Monroe, Gerald Swindle, Randy Howell, John Crews, Pete Gluszek, Jacob Wheeler, Davy Hite, George Cochran and many more.  Topics for each Bass University class will be developed by the instructors to focus on the geographical location of each TBU event with emphasis on patterns and techniques that are winning tournaments today.  

Classes run from 8am to 5pm on both Saturday and Sunday.   Each day there is a hands-on break out session with the pro instructors as well as a question and answer round table discussion.   Don’t miss your chance to attend The Bass University’s next seminar nearest you to learn about the newest, and previously undisclosed, tricks and tips directly from our instructors!

One of the locations for The Bass University in 2014 will be at the Raleigh Bass & Saltwater Fishing Expo at the North Carolina State Fairgrounds on January 11th  and 12th.    Sign up for the newsletter on The Bass University’s website and follow The Bass University on Facebook for upcoming schedule, instructors, and topics announcements!

The Bass University’s sponsors include: Berkley, American Sportfishing Association, Tackle Warehouse, Molix, HydroWave, Abu Garcia, Rapala, Bass Cat Boats, Power-Pole,, Fishidy,  Raleigh Bass & Saltwater Fishing Expo, and  BassGold.

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