Entries by Mud Hole

Mud Hole’s Custom Rod Building Resources

At Mud Hole, custom rod building goes beyond a nightly hobby or weekend craft, it’s a way of life. With decades of experience, Mud Hole’s staff is here to help any and every rod builder looking for more information.

John Cox: Building a Champion

John Cox and custom rod building are a match destined for championships. With the Forrest Wood Cup already under his belt, John Cox talks about how meeting Mud Hole, building custom rods, and fishing with the custom confidence changed his life.

John Cox, the Forrest Wood Cup Champion

After a great start with the win at Hartwell, John Cox felt primed and prepared to tackle his biggest test, the Forrest Wood Cup. John has made multiple trips to the Cup before, but this time after building his own custom frog rod, Cox felt more confident than ever.

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 […]