GREENVILLE, S.C. — Two weeks from now, thousands of fishing fans will be converging in Greenville and Anderson, S.C., to take part in the biggest event in sportfishing, the GEICO Bassmaster Classic presented by DICK’S Sporting Goods.   What makes the Classic more than just a bass fishing tournament? As fans from across the country have discovered, there’s so much to do on...
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Feb. 10, 2018 ALEXANDER CITY, Ala. — While fishing Saturday’s semifinal round of the Bassmaster Elite at Lake Martin presented by Econo Lodge, Takahiro Omori caught a bass that had two crankbaits in its mouth. One was a chartreuse colored bait that Omori had lost on an underwater tree branch Friday, and the other was the red bait he fished...
KISSIMMEE, Fla. — Mobility and versatility were the keys ingredients for Lakeland, Fla., pro Bobby Lane who completed the wire-to-wire win at the first Bass Pro Shops Bassmaster Eastern Open at Big Lake Toho Marina with a three-day total weight of 60 pounds.   After buoying his performance with a massive Thursday limit of 31 pounds, 7 ounces, Lane entered Friday with...
Texas Team Trail
NEW SMYRNA BEACH, Fla. (January 30, 2018) - The Texas Team Trail (TXTT) presented by Cabela's will host its second regular-season event on Saturday, Feb. 10, at Sam Rayburn Reservoir. Known by tournament fishermen as "Big Sam," the sprawling Angelina River impoundment has previously hosted TXTT events, typically with impressive results. Registration for the event is already underway - anglers can secure an...
BASS Elite Filed Set
December 12, 2017 BIRMINGHAM, Ala. — A star-studded field of 111 professional bass anglers — including a mix of rookies, legends and veterans from other tournament circuits — will make up the 2018 Bassmaster Elite Series field when competition gets underway on Lake Martin, Alabama, in February. The lineup includes 99 anglers who competed in the Elite Series this year. They...
FLW Announces 2018 FLW Tour Pro Roster MINNEAPOLIS – Fishing League Worldwide (FLW) announced today the complete professional angler roster for the upcoming 2018 FLW Tour season, the 23rd season of the FLW Tour. The 2018 FLW Tour features seven regular-season tournaments around the country with competition kicking off when FLW returns to Lake Okeechobee, Jan. 25-28 in Clewiston, Florida,...
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The PCF 2015 Bassmaster Classic Experience The Bassmaster Classic Experience What in the world are you saltwater guys doing at the Bassmaster Classic? Well, it all started last summer when we had the opportunity to meet James Hall, the editor of “Bassmaster” magazine. Of course, the meeting involved “fish talk”, but this time it was on our turf …. saltwater. During...

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NMMA Advocacy Briefings at Atlanta and Chicago Boat Shows

With the 2019 boat show season kicking off this week, NMMA is inviting all stakeholders and exhibitors to join the advocacy team at select...