This is the final part in the two-part series on the birth of the Flippin’ Stik. Here Thomas and Dave Myers talk about the effort required to design and build the first Flippin’ Stiks. To read Part One click here.
After Thomas won the Western Bass Fishing Association’s San Antonio event, his normal way of fishing would change. But, in a fashion typical for Thomas, he was one step ahead of his competition.
“Because of all the flack we’d been getting for using the long rods, I’d already been experimenting with shorter Fenwick striper rods,” Thomas said. “Dave Myers, of Fenwick knew this and wanted to design a rod for me.” [Read more...]