OUTDOORS: Fishing is more than dumb luck

Winning a major fishing championship isn’t easy. I was reminded how difficult competitive fishing can be while reading the account of Miller Dowling’s and Chandlar Hollingsworth’s Bassmaster Junior National Championship.

People who don’t fish look at fishing as if it’s all dumb luck. They believe fishermen cast a lure randomly into a body of water and if it happens to pass the nose of a willing fish, they get a bite and catch a fish. A slightly more sophisticated perception is that anglers have secret spots where, using a little magic, they go to catch their fish.

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