Posted by Z3 MEDIA STAFF on 05/10/2018

Story and photo courtesy of Kurt Dove

Hayabusa U.S.A., Inc., the Headquarter Hayabusa Fishing Hooks Co., Ltd. (“Hayabusa”) in Japan, is excited to announce an additional member to their U.S.A. National Pro Staff.  Hayabusa U.S.A. has signed a multi-year agreement with FLW Tour and BASS Professional Angler Carl Jocumsen.

Carl Jocumsen joins current Hayabusa U.S.A. national promotional staff anglers Cliff Pirch, Casey Scanlon, Fred Roumbanis, Matt Herren, Bryan Schmitt, Pete Ponds and Skylar Hamilton.

Hayabusa is the #1 selling bass fishing hook in Japan and is also known for their popular saltwater line, including the world renown SABIKI product.

“I only use the highest quality fishing tackle available. I began using Hayabusa products in 2017 after hearing good reports from highly qualified anglers.” said Carl Jocumsen. “I am super impressed and love the range of hooks they have available. The sharpness and super slick coating are factors that I believe are superior.” Carl continued to say, “I look forward to building and growing with this brand as it becomes one of the top selling hooks in the U.S.A.

Kurt Dove, Hayabusa U.S.A., Inc, General Manager, stated “Hayabusa branding and exposure is growing rapidly in the USA. We believe Carl will assist us greatly moving forward in our growth.  Carl is a tackle guru and for him to see the benefits of using Hayabusa’s high quality product continues to validate our belief that we will become a household name here in the U.S.A. bass fishing market.

Yumi Shida is President of Hayabusa U.S.A., Inc. and the company is based in Ontario, California.