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Losing Tournaments Isn’t Always Losing

Losing Tournaments Isn’t Always Losing

Monday, July 3, 2017 / Dobyns News

Losing Tournaments Isn’t Always Losing By Tylor Lahue I recently fished the ABA Ram Open on Lake Champlain. The turnout was great, over 90 boats […]

Dobyns Rods February 2017 Newsletter

Dobyns Rods February 2017 Newsletter

Friday, March 3, 2017 / Dobyns News

February 2017

Champion 805CB Review

Champion 805CB Review

Friday, March 3, 2017 / Dobyns News

Champion 805CB Review by Chris Rhoden March is the herald of spring. In much of the country, it’s very start of the prespawn. Up north […]

Dobyns Rods January 2017 Newsletter

Dobyns Rods January 2017 Newsletter

Tuesday, January 10, 2017 / Dobyns News

january-2017

Surviving Winter In Vermont

Surviving Winter In Vermont

Thursday, December 29, 2016 / Dobyns News / Tips & Tricks

Surviving Winter In Vermont by Dobyns Rods Pro Staffer Justin Broulliard   When fall in Vermont arrives it can be both beautiful and bittersweet. On […]

Learning From Time Away From Champlain

Learning From Time Away From Champlain

Wednesday, August 17, 2016 / Dobyns News

Learning From Time Away From Champlain By Justin Brouillard   Last fall, after a good spring and summer of fishing Champlain, I moved out to […]

Doug Lane on the Champion 764CB RM and “The Sleeper”

Doug Lane on the Champion 764CB RM and “The Sleeper”

Thursday, June 30, 2016 / Tips & Tricks

Dobyns 764 CB RM  “The Sleeper” With the popularity of squarebill crankbaits and  the introduction of the 20 foot big boy baits, it seems that […]

Dobyns Rods June 2016 Newsletter

Dobyns Rods June 2016 Newsletter

Wednesday, June 29, 2016 / Dobyns News

June 2016 Newsletter

1 N’ 4 Team Trail Lunker Winners

1 N’ 4 Team Trail Lunker Winners

Thursday, June 16, 2016 / Dobyns News

Dobyns Rods is proud to sponsor the 1 N’ 4 Team Trail. Here are a few of there recent Lunker Winners. Above: Jeff Youngblood and […]

Dobyns Rods Champion 765CB Review

Dobyns Rods Champion 765CB Review

Wednesday, May 18, 2016 / Dobyns News / Tips & Tricks

Justin Broulliard shares his review of the 765CB.   First Look: When I pulled the Dobyns 765CB out of the package I absolutely could not wait […]

Paul Mueller Takes 5th Place At Toledo Bend

Paul Mueller Takes 5th Place At Toledo Bend

Wednesday, May 18, 2016 / Dobyns News

Congratulations to Paul Mueller on his 5th Place finish at the A.R.E. Truck Caps Bassmaster Elite at Toledo Bend! Paul finished with a total weight […]

Virginia Tech Wins The FLW Northern Conference

Virginia Tech Wins The FLW Northern Conference

Thursday, May 12, 2016 / Dobyns News

Congratulations to the Virginia Tech Bass Fishing Team on their success at the FLW Northern Conference at Smith Mountain Lake. Virginia Tech also had 3 teams qualify […]

Dobyns College and High School Staff are on FIRE!!

Dobyns College and High School Staff are on FIRE!!

Thursday, April 21, 2016 / Dobyns News

Dobyns Rods is proud to sponsor various college and high school teams across the country. Below are just a few of those students who represent […]

Jason Burroughs Wins Ray Scott Championship at Lake Hartwell

Jason Burroughs Wins Ray Scott Championship at Lake Hartwell

Tuesday, April 19, 2016 / Dobyns News

Dobyns Rods Pro-Staffer Jason Burroughs won the Ray Scott Championship at Lake Hartwell on April 7, 2016. Jason’s winnings totaled $141,000 which included $50,000, a […]

Dan Wells Shares His Recommended Swimbait Rods For The Upcoming Season

Dan Wells Shares His Recommended Swimbait Rods For The Upcoming Season

Thursday, January 14, 2016 / Dobyns News

    January and the new year are finally here and for the next few months we have our best opportunities at catching the biggest bass […]

Justin Brouillard Shares His Top 5 Dobyns Fury Rods

Justin Brouillard Shares His Top 5 Dobyns Fury Rods

Tuesday, January 12, 2016 / Tips & Tricks

Top 5 Dobyns Fury Rods Like many other fisherman this year, I began my 2015 season in total anticipation of the release of the new […]

Mike Bucca from Bull Shad Swimbaits’ introduction to choosing a Swimbait Rod

Mike Bucca from Bull Shad Swimbaits’ introduction to choosing a Swimbait Rod

Thursday, November 12, 2015 / Tips & Tricks

Being a custom swimbait manufacturer I get asked a lot about hard swimbait rod selections. With more and more new people getting into the technique […]

The Scoop with 2016 BassMaster Classic competitor, John Proctor!

The Scoop with 2016 BassMaster Classic competitor, John Proctor!

Thursday, November 12, 2015 / Dobyns News

Wow! A dream come true! I am actually going to fish the 2016 Bassmaster Classic. I just returned from the Ouachita river in Monroe, LA […]

The New Champion Extreme HP Series

The New Champion Extreme HP Series

Sunday, September 20, 2015 / Dobyns News

We asked ourselves a series of questions: How could we make the Champion Extremes even better? What are our customers looking for? At Dobyns Rods, […]

Luke Johns and Brandon Burkey win 2014 CA State Championship!

Luke Johns and Brandon Burkey win 2014 CA State Championship!

Sunday, May 18, 2014 / Dobyns News

http://www.highschoolfishing.org/news/johns-and-burkey-win-2014-california-saf-state-championship/

A Second Place Winner

A Second Place Winner

Sunday, February 23, 2014 / Dobyns News

by Rex Chambers (photo courtesy of Wired2Fish) Anglers around every boat ramp have always joked that second place is the first loser, but Connecticut’s Paul […]

NEW MODELS AVAILABLE IN ALL 3 SERIES!

NEW MODELS AVAILABLE IN ALL 3 SERIES!

Monday, January 6, 2014 / Dobyns News

After much anticipation the following models are finally in stock! CHAMPION EXTREME SERIES: DX 746C – This rod is awesome! It’s recommended for frogs and […]

Tips on fishing isolated cover by Tom Redington

Tips on fishing isolated cover by Tom Redington

Friday, October 25, 2013 / Tips & Tricks

http://basseast.com/isolated-cover-when-less-is-more/

Debbie Warner wins the Ladies Bass Classic!

Debbie Warner wins the Ladies Bass Classic!

Friday, October 25, 2013 / Dobyns News

Contgrats Debbie! http://www.explorekentuckylake.com/news/2013-10-25-deb-warner.htm

Watertight Frog Tactics for Epic Fall Bass

Watertight Frog Tactics for Epic Fall Bass

Thursday, October 17, 2013 / Tips & Tricks

http://www.outdoorhub.com/how-to/watertight-frog-tactics-epic-fall-bass/

Chris Cox wins the Sept. 28-29 Piedmont Division Super Tournament on Lake Gaston!

Chris Cox wins the Sept. 28-29 Piedmont Division Super Tournament on Lake Gaston!

Sunday, September 29, 2013 / Dobyns News

http://www.flwoutdoors.com/bassfishing/bfl/tournament/2013/6974/lake-gaston-press-release/155312/cox-by-ounces-on-gaston/#.UknsavPn-Wg

Chip Gennaro finishes 13th in the BASS Central Open in Muskogee

Chip Gennaro finishes 13th in the BASS Central Open in Muskogee

Saturday, September 21, 2013 / Dobyns News

Great finish, Chip! http://www.bassmaster.com/tournaments/2013-bass-pro-shops-central-open-2/results/0

Paul Mueller wins the BASS Eastern Divisional

Paul Mueller wins the BASS Eastern Divisional

Friday, September 20, 2013 / Dobyns News

Congratulations, Paul! http://www.bassmaster.com/news/mueller-wins-eastern-divisional-pursuing-largemouth

Andrew Martin’s 3 easy tips

Andrew Martin’s 3 easy tips

Monday, September 16, 2013 / Dobyns News

http://ezangler.com/random/keep-simple-stupid-three-tips-ease-pain-water/

Gary Dobyns checks in from the US Open

Gary Dobyns checks in from the US Open

Monday, September 9, 2013 / Dobyns News

http://www.westernbass.com/forum/dobyns-checks-from-the-open-t85908.html

Larry Nixon Finishes 5th in the 2013 FLW Cup

Larry Nixon Finishes 5th in the 2013 FLW Cup

Sunday, August 18, 2013 / Dobyns News

Also, Dave Lefebre finished 22nd. Great job, guys!

Darryl Roach & Vince Repola Crowned Kings of Cowtown!

Darryl Roach & Vince Repola Crowned Kings of Cowtown!

Sunday, August 4, 2013 / Dobyns News

Darryl Roach and Vince Repola beat 39 of the best teams in the Ft. Worth area and were crowned Kings of Cowtown with a total […]

Ryan Susanna places 17th in the Kingston Canadian Open

Ryan Susanna places 17th in the Kingston Canadian Open

Sunday, July 28, 2013 / Dobyns News

Ryan placed 17th out of 56 entries with 59.5lbs.  Congrats, Ryan!

Henry Shomaker wins his 3rd Mid Atlantic Divisional and is headed to the Jr Bassmaster World Championship

Henry Shomaker wins his 3rd Mid Atlantic Divisional and is headed to the Jr Bassmaster World Championship

Friday, July 26, 2013 / Dobyns News

http://www.bassmaster.com/news/schomaker-appleby-win-junior-divisional