Pro Spotlight: Jay Yelas

Jay Yelas

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Name: Jay Yelas
Age: 48
Hometown: Corvallis, Oregon
Tour: FLW Tour
Years Pro: 27
Career Earnings: $2.16 Million
Current World Rank: 28
Favorite Lake: Clear Lake
Favorite Technique: Swimbaits
Boat: Ranger
Motor: Mercury
Tow Vehicle: Chevrolet Suburban
Fishing Sponsors: Berkley, Fenwick, Abu Garcia, Gary Yamamoto Custom Baits, Punisher Baits, Typhoon Optics, Humminbird, Minn Kota, Rocky Brook Sinkers & YamaLube
Non Fishing Sponsors: Chevy

Jay Yelas's Gear

Rods

  • The lightest and most advanced rods in the Fenwick line up to date, the Fenwick Aetos Casting Rods deliver the same traditional feel and durability of Fenwick - now with the swagger of today's high-tech rods.

  • Delivering the same traditional feel and durability of Fenwick - now with the swagger of today's high-tech rods, the Fenwick Aetos Spinning Rods are the lightest and most advanced rods in the Fenwick line up to date.

Reels

  • The fastest low-profile to-date, the Abu Garcia REVO Rocket Casting Reel features a lightning fast 9.0:1 gear ratio and a long list of Abu Garcia's most advanced technologies.

  • Delivering 4.9-ounces of pure performance and loaded with Abu Garcia's most advanced features, the Abu Garcia REVO MGXtreme is the lightest casting reel to ever hit the market with a lightning fast 7.1:1 gear ratio to boot.

  • The Generation-3 Abu Garcia Revo STX Casting Reels are lighter than ever before - and also feature the widest range of gear ratios in the Revo family - including a new hyper speed 8.0:1 model.

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