New Rods Expand the Googan Squad and Catch Co. Rods Line Up for 2023 Season

March 6, 2023
Fishing Tackle & Gear News

CHICAGO (March 7th, 2023) -  Catch Co. and The Googan Squad, two leading names in the fishing industry, have just announced the launch of two new spinning rods, the Go-To Green Series and the Go-To Gold Series, as well as a the brand new Gold Series Muscle XL. These new rods are designed for serious anglers who want to maximize their performance on the water.

The Green Series Go-To features ceramic guides, 24/30 ton carbon blanks, an EVA foam/cork handle, and a measuring tape ruler on the rod. The Green Series is designed to handle a wide range of presentations, from finesse lures to reaction strikes with jerkbaits, swimbaits, and topwaters. The medium heavy power will help you sling bigger baits and the fast action will quickly set the hook. The Go-To Green Series is available in both one-piece and two-piece models, making it perfect for fishing from a boat or traveling to fish new waters.

The Gold Series Go-To features Sea Guide Ceramic Insert Guides, advanced 30/40 ton carbon blanks, a premium cork grip, a three-year warranty, and our advanced taper design. The Gold Series is lightweight and extremely sensitive, making it ideal for all-day bite detection. The premium cork grip provides the look, comfort, and durability that is expected in a premium rod, and the advanced taper design allows for longer casts and more efficient fish handling. The Go-To Gold Series is also available in both one-piece and two-piece models, making it perfect for any fishing situation.

“We’re thrilled to announce the launch of these new Googan Rods for those anglers looking to add more versatility to their arsenal,” said Mark Talwin, Sr. Product Manager for Catch Co. “They are designed to provide anglers with the ultimate in performance, comfort, and durability. We believe that the new Gold and Green series rods will quickly become the go-to spinning rods for serious anglers everywhere.”

The brands also introduced the Muscle XL rod to the Gold Series, designed for big bait fishing. With its 7'9" length, moderate fast action and advanced features such as Sea Guide Ceramic Insert Guides, Advanced Composite 30/40 Ton Carbon Blanks, Premium Cork Grip, and Premium Reel Seats, this rod delivers both performance and comfort. With a 3-year warranty and advanced taper design, the Muscle XL offers longer casts and efficient fish handling. Make the most out of your big bait fishing experience with the Muscle XL rod.

The Muscle XL rod is a big win for Googan Squad fans into big bait fishing. Its longer length, advanced features and sensitivity make it the perfect choice for launching big swimbaits and umbrella rigs, while the 3-year warranty gives anglers peace of mind. We’re thrilled to be a part of the development of this innovative product at Googan Squad.” Said Trey Epich, CEO of House of Outdoors, parent company of The Googan Squad.

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