IN THE RIGHT SITUATIONS, A STICK BAIT-STYLE WAKE BAIT IS CAPABLE OF WINNING TOURNAMENTS
“THE RIGHT WAY TO WAKE” In the right situations, a stick baitstyle wake bait is capable of winning tournaments –
Stick bait or jerkbait-style wake baits such as the Bomber Long A are specialty topwater lures that, while slower to fish and less obnoxious than their walking stick bait counterparts, are capable of producing big weights and big money when fished in the proper situation. Generally, they’re clear-water killers in the prespawn season on mountain reservoirs, but they have other applications, too. The keys, according to FLW Tour pros Koby Kreiger and Anthony Gagliardi, are to identify the best conditions and learn to make the bait wake properly.