T.J. Strong is a native Kentuckian and an avid outdoorsman and fisherman. He began fishing at a youngage, riding his bike to any neighborhood or golf course ponds he could find. It wasn’t until a few yearsago that he fell in love with the sport of kayak fishing. T.J. now participates in as many kayak fishing tournaments as possible and is a founding member of The Bluegrass Yakmasters, a kayak fishing club with a tournament series in Central Kentucky. Also, a pro team member and guide with Canoe Kentucky,T.J. loves being able to take new people down the Elkhorn Creek in pursuit of smallmouth bass from the Jackson Coosa.