• We spotted a couple more marlin and were able to throw a few baits in their direction but alas, it was not to be. I did however, manage to hook up with a good-sized bonito which gave me good practice working the "drag" system with the bottle. Essentially, the best way I have found to work the "drag" with the bottle is to use my left index finger to put pressure on the line as I point the bottom of the bottle towards the fish as it makes a run. The...

  • Good times last Saturday at the Boone County (Kentucky) Fairgrounds! The "Fishing Frenzy" sponsored by Boone County Parks was the official kickoff for the Boone County Fair. It was a free event for kids 15 years old and younger, and boy, did the Parks Department team allow the kids an opportunity for a "reel" good time. This "catch and release" event featured a freshly stocked lake with huge, hungry catfish.  The largest I saw measured about 36 inches long and was landed by a young lady not much longer. She...

  • I had the pleasure of demonstrating the Reel Cool Fishing Bottle live on Fox19's morning news program Thursday in Cincinnati. Host Sheila Gray made me feel right at home, and really took a liking to the product. Ironically, she also showed me up in the casting demo, tossing her lure several feet farther than I did. We've heard a lot of good feedback on the show, and our website got very busy afterward. We sure hope our new customers enjoy their bottles! Stay COOL!