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Brett Preuett Heads To Bassmaster Classic

Brett Preuett Heads To Bassmaster Classic with MHX Rod Blanks

Friend and current BASS Collegiate Champion Brett Preuett stopped by Mud Hole today and we wanted to share his rod building story.

Growing Up

Brett grew up in Louisiana, and was passionate about being a fisherman and a baseball player.  While talented in both, baseball took up most of his time, and he was pretty darn good – eventually getting a baseball scholarship to the University of Louisiana – Monroe.

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Brandon Lester - Mud Hole Pro Fisherman

Brandon Lester – Mud Hole Pro Fisherman

About Brandon Lester

Growing up Brandon was introduced to fishing and the outdoors by his father and grandfather.  His love for the outdoors grew stronger with every trip they took, but there was something about fishing that became his passion.

At the age of 16 Brandon fished his very first bass tournament on his home lake of Tims Ford in Southern Middle Tennessee. After several years of fishing at the local club level Brandon went on to fish for the University of Tennessee Chattanooga Mocs Bass Fishing Team, where he was among the founding members of the club.

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John Cox – Mud Hole Pro Fisherman

About John Cox

Professionally, John has over $500,000 career winnings and 25 Top-10 finishes.  John has fished with FLW OUTDOORS & won ANGLER OF THE YEAR in Eastern Division for 2010.

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Jim Dillard - Zen-Like Focus

Jim Dillard Stops by Mud Hole To Build A Rod

MHX and Mud Hole are excited to sponsor pro fisherman Jim Dillard.

Jim is a nine-year veteran of the Walmart FLW Tour, and is known by fans and anglers for his consistency and versatility on a number of different bodies of water.

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Why Fish With A Custom Fishing Rod

Why Fish With A Custom Fishing Rod

Most people reading this article are probably using a factory made fishing rod, and you love to fish, right?  I mean, you have probably been fishing for years and catching loads of fish.

So it begs the question, why a custom rod?  A fair question, so let’s talk about it.

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FAQ For Building A Custom Fishing Rod

FAQ For Building A Custom Fishing Rod

Here is a list of the most common questions we field from our customers.

Is it difficult to build my own fishing rod?

Not really.  As long as you have the right tools and instruction almost anyone can build their own fishing rod. Just like most other things, you will develop more skill the more you do it.  Handmade custom fishing rods are no different; the more you build, the better you get.

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