LurePartsOnline Sponsors American Bass Anglers
Athens, AL – January 10, 2022 – American Bass Anglers announced today the sponsorship of LurePartsOnline.com as a supporting sponsor and the Official Lure Parts partner of American Bass Anglers.
Bass anglers all over the planet love building their own lures and even repairing their most prized lures. LurePartsOnline.com offers more than 40,000 different parts to help anglers accomplish their goals.
Anglers can build premium tackle with the products and lure components and hard-to-find items the company offers. ABA members will discover that LuresPartsOnline.com is a complete source for fishing lure components and bulk items they need.
“Many of our members have been building their own lures for years and winning tournaments with them, LurePartsOnline.com will help them build lures even more successfully. LurePartsOnline.com is also the right place for the beginning lure builder to start.
We are proud to have them as a sponsor”, said Morris Sheehan, President of American Bass Anglers.
LurePartsOnline.com CEO, Ron Stevens, agreed. “The ABA is a natural fit for us. We carry everything bass anglers need to create, improve and modify their lures and tackle.” He added, “We offer tournament bass anglers the opportunity to fine tune their presentations to a very high degree. Small changes can mean a big difference at weigh-in.”
LurePartsOnline.com was established in 1992 and is celebrating 30 years in the business. It all began in a garage and has since grown into the nation’s largest supplier of lure making, rod building, and fly tying supplies. Headquartered in Springfield, Il, LurePartsOnline.com now sells to avid anglers all over the world.
American Bass Anglers is sponsored by Caymas Boats, Mercury Marine, T-H Marine, Garmin Electronics, Power Pole, Lucas Oil, Monster Energy, REKS Sunglasses, Optima Batteries, Hotel Planner.com, and LurePartsOnline.com.
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