Financially I have to have the backing and I do believe I could do that with the sponsor help that I have, but there is also stuff at home. My kids come first. I have a new daughter that’s five weeks, so that changes things. I don’t want to lose that time my twin boys that are going on 11-years-old. They’re very active in sports and I definitely want to be there for them.
I love fishing. I’m very passionate about it, but it’s not my full-time job. My full-time job is selling boats and trying to be the best dad that I can be. That’s not to say in 2017 or 2018, I won’t change my mind and take a shot at it, but for my professional career it’s at the right place where is at, for now. I am having a lot of fun promoting and being out there on the water. I’m very comfortable where I’m at. I am very
Courtesy of Joe Uribe Jr.
thankful for my girlfriend’s support and for
my sister Rachel fishing with me, that was
crucial to my success this year. My title
sponsor is Bridgford Foods
and she is also sponsored by
them. We get to fish together
and do promotions together.
I really enjoy being able to do
Uribe plans to defend his title in the FLW Rayovac Western Division in 2016. He expressed his appreciation for his sponsors Bridgford Foods, Ranger Boats, Mercury Marine, Sunline, Daiwa, RoboWorm, Reaction Innovations, A&M
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