More on Alton Jones

First look as anglers check in

Feb 21, 2014

Former Classic champ Davy Hite breaks down the first day of the Classic on ‘First Take.’

Video: 2009 Bassmaster Classic

Feb 21, 2014

Two years after losing the Classic by 6 ounces, Skeet Reese filled a void in his angling career by winning the 39th annual Bassmaster Classic.

Media Day

Feb 20, 2014

The competitors and media gather at the 2014 GEICO Bassmaster Classic Media Day at Birmingham's Region field.

Winning weight picks

Feb 20, 2014

During Media Day, we asked anglers and other familiar faces to predict the winning weight for the 2014 GEICO Bassmaster Classic on Lake Guntersville.

Video: 2008 Bassmaster Classic

Feb 20, 2014

Classic XXXVIII (38), was held Feb. 22-24, 2008 in Lake Hartwell, S.C. When Alton Jones motored back into Lake Hartwell's Portman Marina, he was pretty sure he didn't have enough fish in his livewell to win the Bassmaster Classic.

Classic anglers put on their game faces

Feb 18, 2014

James Overstreet captures the looks on the faces of Classic competitors as they gathered in Birmingham today for official registration for the 2014 GEICO Bassmaster Classic.

Classic anglers visit Children's Hospital

Feb 17, 2014

The Classic action begins early with a trip to Children's Hospital of Alabama, where 2014 GEICO Bassmaster Classic anglers helped color boat wraps and gave casting tips to future fishing fans!

On confidence and dingers

Feb 17, 2014

It’s the most anticipated time of the year — Classic week! It’s not only the highlight of the tournament year, but the most-exciting way to open the season. If you can’t get your competitive juices flowing for the Classic, it’s time to change your game.

Come on, Ken!

Feb 4, 2014

Unfortunately, even with incredible fishing in Brazil, scenery and a trip of a lifetime, I found it difficult to keep the Bassmaster Classic from creeping into my thoughts.

Meet the 2014 Elites!

Feb 2, 2014

Only the very best pro bass anglers in the world get a shot at competing in the Bassmaster Elite Series. Meet the field of 107 anglers, including 12 rookies, who are set to take on the challenge in 2014.

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