Aurora Bassmasters Announce New Sponsorship

The Aurora Bassmasters are proud to announce that Lures & Tours  has become a sponsor of the club. Lures & Tours produces a pocket sized Destination Guide and online Business Directory that together put information on local businesses at the fingertips of anglers. Lures & Tours values angling as a positive influence on the economy all year round. In addition, Lures & Tours attends fishing events throughout the year on Lake Simcoe and surrounding lakes, taking photos that are shared with the public in the Lures & Tours website Photo Gallery. They look forward to assisting Aurora Bassmasters with their projects and events by providing photo coverage and broader internet exposure of the club’s activities in the coming year. The 2008 Lures & Tours Destination Guide will feature a full colour page highlighting the goals of Aurora Bassmasters.

My thanks to Wil Wegman for this press release.

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Ice Fishing is here but please BE SAFE check the ice

Ok I know your anxious to get out and drill 50 holes in the ice to curb that ice fishing itch.

Take a few minutes before you head out and check the weather reports and ice conditions  of what ever your lake your headed to.

For the next 4 weeks I will be publishing Lonnie King’s ice fishing seminar that was held at Grimsby Tackle last year. It was sponsored by Ontario Out of Doors magazine &

 Mazda. Shimano, Ice Clam and Lowrance were also sponsors.

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Are you ready for the ice fishing season?

Tomorrow is the first official day of winter, but it has looked and felt like winter for the past two weeks.

I have read on various ice fishing chat boards anglers have been out on thin ice due to their enthusiasm, hopefully no one has plunged through for a soak-er or worse.

With Christmas just days away don’t take any chances on being a fatality Read more

Kudos to Bob Izumi for helping out a fellow angler

Anglers attending the Fishing World Ice Fishing Seminar held on December 8th were in for a surprise. Unfortunately scheduled speaker “Big Jim” McLaughlin had to cancel due to health issues at the last minute.

Big KUDOS go out to fellow professional angler Bob Izumi who is host of his own award winning fishing show REAL FISHING to jump in and help out.

Bob found time in his hectic schedule to “fill in” for Big Jim and talk to the anglers about ice fishing.

It is often said Bob Izumi is Canada’s best know angler. Read more

Biggest Little Fishing Contest Winners!

Fellow award winning writer, tournament angler and good friend Chris Hockley announced the grand prize winners of the Biggest Little Fishing Contest this week.

The Big Brothers & Big Sisters were helped out by sponsors such as Yamaha, and many local business donating fishing tackle to kids. Chris sent me this email with some of the details. For additional details and the full story check out Read more

Remember Canada’s veterans and active members of the forces

If you fish, hunt or just enjoy Canada’s awesome outdoors remember who helped make it possible to continue to live this wonderful lifestyle.  Canada’s veterans and active member of our armed forces gave great sacrifices in the past and today to keep our country free from tyranny, terrorists.

We enjoy a lifestyle that is second to none when it comes to freedom, Read more