Pain-free Fishing: an Update

Since 2004, I have been writing about my quest and the quests of other anglers to be pain free. Across these years, we have noticed that the life expectancy in the United States is increasing. In 2004, it was 77.34 years, increasing to 78.4 years in 2012 , and as Americans have aged, more and […]

Brent Chapman Off Season Workout Video

Catching Fish and the Mind and Body of Old Anglers by Ned Kehde

This is an article written by Ned Kehde and post on the In-Fisherman blog.  At the end I supplied a series of exercises to help with posture: It was recently reported that there are more adult diapers than baby diapers sold in Japan. The populations are aging in all of the developed countries across the […]

Knee Pain? Bone on Bone? Check This Out:

This blog was written by a fellow exercise therapist who owns The Egoscue Method of Austin.  The x-rays are from my client who I worked with to help repair his knee.  Great article Rick! Written by Rick Mathes of The Egoscue Method of Austin: I mentioned in my last blog post that I had something […]

Back Pain; Why and What to do about it

Just had an article posted on about back pain click here to view:        

Balanced By D.M. Zumbaugh

Do you realize that your sense of balance is essential for your very survival? Any deficiencies within your skeletal, muscular or nervous system components for equilibrium can seriously impact your ability to even walk! Humans are unique in the animal kingdom by being bi-pedal. Our spinally erect posture is essentially an anti-gravity staff. Thus, people have evolved novel vertical […]

Fishing Fitness with Brent Chapman

10/18/2011 – Story by Dan O’Sullivan photos courtesy Travis Perret Brent Chapman has made a name for himself on the Bassmaster Elite Series. The 10-time Bassmaster Classic Qualifier has become one of the more consistent anglers on tour the last several seasons. In fact, when the 2012 Bassmaster Classic kicks off in Shreveport, La. next […]

In-Fisherman Magazine; Pain Free Fishing

Across the decades, many pros and local experts have helped me become a better bass angler. These days, Travis Perret plays an equally important role in improving my ability to fish. His talent in physical therapy allows me to fish nearly every weekday, and do so without the aches and pains that plague anglers of […]

Kevin Hawk: Fishing has been a pain–no more by George Kramer

Kevin Hawk was on the road to Beaver Lake, Ark. for today’s FLW Tour event when I caught up to him earlier in the week. What I discovered is, when you put enough long days on the water, casting, stooping and lifting the troll motor and continually (though unconsciously) relying on muscles and sinews to […]

Pain Free Fishing by Ned Kehde and Travis Perret

This article is not up online yet.  So I scanned my copy and posted it.  It is in In-Fisherman 2011 Bass Guide.