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[vc_row el_id=”catfishconference2018″][vc_column][vc_custom_heading text=”About Catfish Conference” font_container=”tag:h2|font_size:40px|text_align:center|color:%23ff543a|line_height:40px” google_fonts=”font_family:Roboto%3A100%2C100italic%2C300%2C300italic%2Cregular%2Citalic%2C500%2C500italic%2C700%2C700italic%2C900%2C900italic|font_style:700%20bold%20regular%3A700%3Anormal” text_transform=”text-uppercase”][vc_separator el_width=”80″][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row][vc_column width=”1/3″][bsf-info-box icon=”Defaults-trophy” icon_size=”32″ icon_color=”#b5b5b5″ title=”WHAT IS THE CONFERENCE ABOUT?” read_more=”more” link=”url:https%3A%2F%2Fshop.catfishconference.com%2Fconference-2016%2F||” read_text=”Learn More”]It’s all about Catfish. As the sport of catfishing catches on with more and more anglers it seems only natural that there should be a Catfish Conference.[/bsf-info-box][/vc_column][vc_column width=”1/3″][bsf-info-box icon=”Defaults-bolt flash” icon_size=”32″ icon_color=”#b5b5b5″ title=”WHO IS HOSTING?” read_more=”more” link=”url:https%3A%2F%2Fshop.catfishconference.com%2Fconference-2016%2F||” read_text=”Learn More”]The first ever Catfish Conference 2016 will be hosted by Jeff Jones Marine and Monster Rod Holders. Jim Hopper is General Manager at Jeff Jones Marine and Steve Douglas is owner of Monster Rod Holders.[/bsf-info-box][/vc_column][vc_column width=”1/3″][bsf-info-box icon=”Defaults-question” icon_size=”32″ icon_color=”#b5b5b5″ title=”WHY US?” read_more=”more” link=”url:https%3A%2F%2Fshop.catfishconference.com%2Fconference-2016%2F||” read_text=”Learn More”]Well, discussions had been going on for a couple years about having a dedicated catfish event, so we finally decided we would do it.[/bsf-info-box][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]
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09:00
Jeff Jones Marine – Main Stage

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09:30
Jeff Jones Marine – Catfish Conference
Aaron Wheatley

[/vc_column_text][/vc_column_inner][vc_column_inner width=”2/3″][vc_custom_heading text=”Catfishing 101 with Aaron Wheatley” font_container=”tag:h2|font_size:22|text_align:left|color:%23515151″ google_fonts=”font_family:Montserrat%3Aregular%2C700|font_style:400%20regular%3A400%3Anormal” text_transform=”text-uppercase” css=”.vc_custom_1498735640757{padding-left: 15px !important;}”][vc_column_text]Professional catfish angler and Monsters on the Ohio Tournament Director Aaron Wheatley will be talking about ‘Catfishing 101’. Aaron will talk about how to get started catfishing from the very basics…

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10:15
Jeff Jones Marine – Catfish Conference
LARRY MUSE

[/vc_column_text][/vc_column_inner][vc_column_inner width=”2/3″][vc_custom_heading text=”Larry Muse’s proven tactics to catch the ‘big ones’” font_container=”tag:h2|font_size:22|text_align:left|color:%23515151″ google_fonts=”font_family:Montserrat%3Aregular%2C700|font_style:400%20regular%3A400%3Anormal” text_transform=”text-uppercase” css=”.vc_custom_1498736065034{padding-left: 15px !important;}”][vc_column_text]Professional Angler and Monsters on the Ohio Catfish tournament Champion Larry Muse will giving a seminar and sharing some of his proven tactics to catch the big ones. Larry has also been named Big Cat Quest angler of the year 3 years running.

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14:30
Jeff Jones Marine – Catfish Conference
David Shipman & Brooke Wilbanks

[/vc_column_text][/vc_column_inner][vc_column_inner width=”2/3″][vc_custom_heading text=”Champions David Shipman and Brooke Wilbanks : Locating and Targeting Trophy Catfish” font_container=”tag:h2|font_size:22|text_align:left|color:%23515151″ google_fonts=”font_family:Montserrat%3Aregular%2C700|font_style:400%20regular%3A400%3Anormal” text_transform=”text-uppercase” css=”.vc_custom_1499186178252{padding-left: 15px !important;}”][vc_column_text]Catfish Conference: Seminar #4

Locating and Targeting Trophy Catfish.
Join 2015 Bass Pro’s Big Cat Quest Champions David Shipman and Brooke Wilbanks of Corinth, Mississippi for some catfishing Q&A.

David and Brooke will share some of their tips and tactics they use to consistently keep them on top the leader boards in the various regional and National catfishing events across the country.

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18:00
Jeff Jones Marine – Catfish Conference

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