Shoutout to Shryock

It's no secret there's a new hammer in the online fishing video world. Hunter Shryock has elevated his game and he's got the rest of us taking note. What he's doing through his partnerships with Berkley, Spiderwire and Abu Garcia is impressive. But it's not only helping him grow in the industry. His efforts are bringing credibility to the online fishing video world. Better edits and better production along with an alliance with Pure Fishing, one of the biggest companies in the game, has Hunter Shryock paving the way for others, even me, to make a living doing what we do. So kudos Hunter, hats off to you and you got my respect for a job well done on this video and in starting a long and successful career doing what you love, fishing.

Smallmouth Bass Fishing with Hunter Shryock
(recommended gear below video)

Gear used in this video


Abu Garcia Revo MGX 20 -

The MGX legacy continues with the new Abu Garcia REVO MGX Spinning Reel. Featuring a lightweight, compact design built for the discerning angler, the MGX’s C6 Carbon Body and Rotor provide a lightweight body design without sacrificing strength. Abu Garcia’s advanced Rocket Line Management System also combines the Rocket Spool Lip design, Slow Oscillation system, and Everlast Bail system for improved casting and even line lay with all types of line. For more info, click here.



Abu Garcia REVO Premier 20 -

Offering precision engineering at its finest, the Abu Garcia REVO Premier Spinning Reel is loaded with Abu Garcia’s finest components and materials. It exceptional performance starts with its ultra smooth gear feel thanks to its advanced AMGearing system and COG: Computer Optimized Gear design housed inside the super lightweight X-Mag Gear Box. The IM-C6 (insert molded C6) body design actually integrates the X-Mag Gear Box with the C6 Carbon body as well, which provides a lightweight construction that keeps the gears in perfect alignment. For more info, click here.



Abu Garcia Vilain 2.0 7' Medium -

Delivering the perfect combination of power, sensitivity and design, the new Abu Garcia Villain 2.0 Spinning Rods have what it takes to give serious anglers an edge on the water. It starts with Abu Garcia’s premium 40-ton high modulus graphite blanks. For added strength, Abu Garcia utilizes a proprietary carbon V-Wrap process that adds a distinctive look, while also increasing strength. For more info, click here.



Berkley Fusion 19 Dropshot Hook #1 -

Designed specifically for finesse applications, the Berkley Fusion19 Hooks Drop Shot delivers all of the properties needed to properly display your suspended soft plastics. Shaped with a specially angled hook eyelet, the Berkley Fusion19 Hooks Drop Shot allows soft plastics to sit horizontally in the water in anticipation of that big bite. For more info, click here.



Berkley Powerbait Pro Twitchtail Minnow (colors: madtorn and bleak) -

Representative of nearly all baitfish, the ambiguous profile of the Berkley Powerbait Pro Twitchtail Minnow provides a look that works anywhere and at anytime. Perfect for the finesse technique of dropshotting, the Berkley Powerbait Twitchtail Minnow features a flickering backside that responds to each twitch of the rod tip. For more info, click here.



Berkley Powerboat Power Tube (color: smoke) -

Featuring molded-in tentacles for a subtle and lively action, the Berkley Power Tubes also have a hollow body for maximum collapsibility and instant hooksets. The Power Tubes' soft texture makes fish hold on longer for a better hookup ratio, and each bait is loaded with legendary PowerBait scent for added fish attraction. Available in a variety of colors, the Berkley Power Tubes provide an edge over normal soft plastic tubes. For more info, click here.



Spiderwire Stealth Braid Moss Green 15 pound test (main line) -

Spiderwire Stealth Braid has mono manageability and body, but has the ultra thin diameter, superior strength, and ultimate sensitivity that you are looking for in a premium braided line. Due to it's Teflon treated micro-fibers, it's super quiet, it flies through the guides giving you an even longer cast, and it won't cut into your rod guides. Stealth holds it's color better than the competition, and it's round shape reduces backlashes and resists digging-in on reels. With Spiderwire, Nothing Gets Away! For more info, click here.



Berkley Trilene 100% Fluorocarbon leader 8 pound test (leader line) -

Now available in leader size 25yd spools, the engineers at Berkley have worked hard to develop a superior fluorocarbon and the Trilene 100% Fluorocarbon is the result. Through extensive research and tests Berkley believes this fluorocarbon to be the best on the market. For more info, click here.



GoPro Hero4 Black -

Introducing the GroPro HERO4 Black - the most advanced GoPro ever. Featuring improved image quality and a 2x more powerful processor with 2x faster video frame rates, the HERO4 Black takes Emmy Award-winning GoPro performance to a whole new level. For more info, click here.


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