we need more horsepower…


Screen shot 2013-05-22 at 10.06.40 AM

 

I remember back in the early nineties meeting Rod Harrison and Dean Butler at the San Mateo show in the bay area. They were real characters and very knowledgeable fisherman. Lefty had just been down to Australia to do something for the tourism board of Australia and got to go to New Guinea to fish for the Black Bass in the rivers with Rod and Dean. I believe I still have an old VHS tape Lefty gave me from part of that trip, it is crazy how hard those fish pull…enjoy the story, it is a classic…

Click here for the vimeo video! 

Categories: Uncategorized | Tags: , | 1 Comment

Post navigation

One thought on “we need more horsepower…

  1. Jim Solomon

    Al: So glad you posted this story about the New Guinea black bass. Love the nickname for this fish – “River Rambo”! And also love Lefty’s comment about the locals – “So ugly the tide wouldn’t take them out”. LOL – Jim

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

Blog at WordPress.com.

%d bloggers like this: