Gerald Swindle, 2-Time Bassmaster Angler of the Year and a member of Mossy Oak’s Fishing Team, shares his evolution as a professional bass fisherman. He discusses the first tournament he ever competed in and how his life has never been the same since. Swindle is filmed in his element on Lewis Smith Lake, where Swindle calls home. Swindle addresses the various moments that defined him in his youth and explains the lifestyle “that chose him.” From Swindle’s humble beginnings, to his current status as an elite bass fisherman, this episode of “Elements” captures Swindle and his obsession with fishing, hunting, and the outdoors.
Elements | Gerald Swindle Can't Shake It
Elements | Brandon Palaniuk Bass Fishing
Brandon Palaniuk, 2017 B.A.S.S. Angler of the Year, discusses his life as a professional bass fisherman and the journey he took to get there. He dives into his evolution as a fisherman. Palaniuk dedicated his life as a young man to create a lifestyle that he felt he wouldn’t need to vacation from. He talks about the people that played critical roles in his life, helping him progress as a fisherman. “It’s always been about the experiences, the journeys, and the adventures that fishing takes me on,” said Palaniuk. “That’s not just bass fishing; bass fishing is my first love in the fishing world, but I just love catching giant fish.”