How This Fisherman Went From “Laughed At” To “Respected”

This is the TRUE story of how THIS fisherman went from “laughed at” to “respected”.

We all went through or are about to go through the trials and errors of learning how to catch fish consistently.

What do you do if you are struggling to catch fish but you are enamored with going out and fishing?

This is why Salt Strong is here!

Check out who THIS fisherman is and how they got to gain the respect of anglers around them.

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How A Fisherman Went From “Laughed At” To “Respected” [PODCAST]

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Here is a timestamped version:

  • 1:48 – THIS Fisherman was getting skunked on every trip
  • 3:26 – The transition from Freshwater fishing to Saltwater fishing
  • 7:04 – Becoming a Student of Fishing
  • 14:49 – How Salt Strong can directly help you catch more fish
  • 16:04 – Major Lessons Learned
  • 21:55 – Why You Should Watch The Weekend Gameplan Every Week
  • 22:54 – Why buying new gear or a boat will NOT solve all of your problems
  • 24:14 – The Value of Insider Member Group Discounts
  • 25:02 – Early Struggles with Tackle & Gear
  • 28:06 – Keeping things SIMPLE (Less is More)
  • 32:12 – Finding Fishing Spots
  • 37:33 – Put down the Live Bait rigs and focus on Artificial Lures
  • 41:29 – Join the Insider Club TODAY (Risk-Free for ONE Year!)

How A Fisherman Went From “Laughed At” To “Respected” [VIDEO]

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Heath Meeder
8 months ago

Just retired and trying to learn fresh water and salt water best practices. LOVE success stories and your is one of the BEST ever! TY for following your dreams and everything you and your team does to help us all be more successful.

Omer Dumais
8 months ago

I love listening to you guys, your so grounded and real. Luke has this talent to boil it down to basics that I understand. Joe has the talent to bring out the important stuff while being entertaining and open to opinions.

I am still in that struggling to find and catch fish stage, but this gives me hope that I to can learn from salt strong and get consistent at fishing.

Thanks guys, keep it going! Tight Lines, Salt Strong, 💪

Luke Simonds
8 months ago
Reply to  Omer Dumais

Thanks so much for making time to post the nice comment Omer!

James Helms
8 months ago

Had a similar learning curve back in the early 2000’s. Tournament anglers would share the info, but I assumed they were just not divulging their “spots”. Took me a few years and several torunaments to figure out the value of the info we were sharing. Would’ve killed to have a resource like Salt Strong back then.

Jordon Garlow
8 months ago

I would love to be a beta tester for the new software! I try to get out on the water at least once a week and would like to be helpful in the process of building this amazing tool.

Chuck Phillippi
8 months ago

Thanks Luke, for your testimony. I became a insider back in 2016, and was that fisherman. I had three huge tackle bags of “fishing stuff”, and always went back to the die hard live shrimp just to catch something so I wouldn’t have to stop at Publix to catch fish..LOL I’ve learned tons and fish with the slam shady and power prawn now (just received the PP Jrs-USA today!) Keep up the great work, and can’t wait for the new “smart fishing site”. Its my “IKIGAI” thanks Joe. #SaltStrong4life!

Joe Sabas
8 months ago

Awesome story,Soo humbling,and resonates what most of us have gone thru.
I also came from N.E. Bass fishing more than anything and thought I had this fishing stuff dialed in pretty good,then I moved to Fl. east coast and struggled for a few years to get some consistancy. then found S.S. and Love the game more than ever. Tight Lines Y’all and Thank You Joe and Luke.


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