38 is the magic number for many of the anglers who have won the Bassmaster Classic, age-wise.
Arkansas' Bobby Murray won the first ever Bassmaster Classic in 1971 held in Nevada.
man who won that first Classic, Bobby Murray, remembers the weigh-in taking place on the roof of a floating dock on Lake Mead a lake that none of the competitors had fished before, nor knew, until they were in the air en route, that they were going to fish at all.
Rick Clunn advises to never underestimate the angler's that you're fishing against.
By 1984 Rick Clunn was no stranger to Bassmaster Classic success.
Here is a what's-what list of how bass fishing has evolved since the inception of BASS
After 36 years, Bassmaster Classic has earned its name and its spotlight
36 World Championships are culled down to give us the Top 10 Classic moments.