Lobstering 101 Mercury Marine

Lobstering 101

Assuming you already have a boat, getting started lobstering requires only minimal investment in equipment. You’ll need a snorkel, mask, gloves and fins plus a special measuring device and a tool called a tickle stick, which is a lightweight rod ...

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Kevin VanDam Mercury Marine


Kevin VanDam’s approach to competitive bass fishing can be described many ways: fast, cerebral, clutch, prepared, confident, unyielding. In a word, relentless. VanDam, of Kalamazoo, Michigan, has been a professional bass angler for three decades, and in that span he’s ...

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Mark Zona: A Fishing Life

Mark Zona: A Fishing Life

Not so for Mark Zona, Mercury Pro and host of Zona’s Awesome Fishing Show. At age 4, on a small inland lake in southwest Michigan, Zona caught his first bass. That fish would not only spark an immediate and unquenchable ...

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Mike Fuller Mercury Marine

Mike Fuller: Have Photo Boat, Will Travel

Open any boating magazine, website or product brochure, and you’re bound to see gleaming hulls, pristine water, impressive fish and people having fun – images of the life on the water we want for ourselves, with nary a hair or ...

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You Can Submit a Catch-and-Release Fish for IGFA World-Record Status | Mercury Marine

You Can Submit a Catch-and-Release Fish for IGFA World-Record Status

The International Game Fish Association (IGFA), founded in 1939, is a nonprofit organization committed to the conservation of game fish and the promotion of responsible, ethical angling practices through science, education, rulemaking, record keeping and recognition of outstanding accomplishments in ...

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