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Finesse Fishing with John Hansen

12:00pm - 1:00pm on Feb 9, 2017, Thursday|Hawg Tank|View Details|Add To Calendar

Finesse Fishing with John Hansen

John Hansen III or  J3 will cover finesse fishing. How to get that bass to bite when the fishing is tough. Drop shot fishing and how sometimes less is more. The art of fishing a senko and the many ways to make it work for you. He will go over line size rod reel combinations and how to get that fish to bite when other lures just wont work.


John Harold Hansen III, or J3 as he is known in the bass fishing world, has spent his life fishing.  Twenty five years ago John’s father John Hansen Jr, taught his son to fish, something that has propelled his career in the bass fishing world.  He has been fishing BASS & FLW tournaments now for years and has a multiple wins under his belt in the Bass Federation Nation and club events. 

John was born May 12th 1981 in Philadelphia PA.  He also enjoys hunting, snowmobiling, mixed martial arts, hot rods, street bikes, 4-Wheeling, baseball, football, hockey, swimming, gardening, camping, scuba diving, car racing, BMX Racing, skeet shooting, dancing, metal working and wood working when he is not on the water. 

John works hard to help promote his sponsors that allow him to stay on the water and do what he loves; they include Cooper Tires, Amsoil, Mobile Auto Service LLC, The Boat Pros LLC, Napa Auto Parts, Visit Poconos, & Eco Pro Tungsten.

John has been on Fox Sports Radio Espn radio with Set the Hook with Pat Rose. John has been privileged to be a guest speaker at Bass Pro Shops where he was able to share his skills with others.  John has also done seminars at Dick’s Sporting Goods.  In 2011, John released his own fishing DVD “The Reel Deal Bass Fishing With J3”.  John also shoots helpful short videos for his website and YouTube.  John loves to give back and works with children and different organizations every chance he gets. 

John’s Favorite Technique is flipping a jig or worm in heavy cover .  John’s strength of keeping an open mind & always looking for a new way to catch fish has fueled his career.  John is powered by his family support and a dream. You can follow John throughout 2017 on facebook and instagram.

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