Entries by Mud Hole

John Cox Talks Custom Rod Building and Repair

Coming off his championship at the Forrest Wood Cup in 2016, John Cox recalls how custom rod building and repair changed his fishing, his season, and ultimately, his life. Gearing up for the 2017 FLW Tour, John Cox is primed for an even better year as the reigning champ reflects on building and repairing his […]

Custom Fishing with John Cox, Friends, and Family

As John Cox cast his career towards professional fishing, his experience of fishing with friends and family shaped his future determination. Transitioning from Florida’s bass fishing to catching bass across the nation, John Cox forged his fate as a Forrest Wood Cup Champion through friendship, fatherhood, and MHX.

5 Rod Building Gift Ideas for Under $30

It’s that time of year again, not quite the holidays, but the brief blur before when you scramble to get all the gifts together. If you left it all until last minute don’t swear off Santa Claus because we at Mud Hole are here to help, check out these 5 great gift ideas for under […]

Protect Your Cork Grips With U-40 Cork Seal

When it comes to handle assemblies, cork has long been a popular grip material known to bring a traditional look and feel to any fishing rod. The biggest knock on cork is its tendency to erode, slough, and chip over time however, all these factors can be deterred with the application of U-40 Cork Seal.