A modern twist on a timeless classic, the Rapala Countdown Elite is a premium balsa wood lure designed with the legendary slow-sinking method of the original countdown. Built with modern construction, the new Countdown Elite is more durable and features a streamlined body for a tight kicking action, perfect for targeting trout and bass in creeks and rivers. Internally weighted for maximum casting distance and accuracy. Equipped with sharp VMC #12 treble hooks and heavy-duty split rings and built with a wire-through design, the new Countdown Elite is more durable than ever and comes prepared to take on trophy-sized fish. Featuring 12 new Elite color patterns that combine metallic plating and HD printing to bring the look of the Rapala Countdown Elite to a whole new level of detail.