The numbers may not hold much drama, but they can definitely help to put any tournament into perspective. Here are some of the key numbers of the 2012 Classic.
Berkley has chosen this year’s Expo to introduce several new plastic baits in their PowerBait and Havoc lines.
You probably already know who's won the most Bassmaster Classics, but take a look at some of the other (and lesser known) records for the biggest tournament in fishing.
This is where the action really goes down. Photographer James Overstreet shares some of his favorite on-the-water shots from recent Classics.
Once a Bassmaster Classic champion, always a Classic champion. It's one of those things that truly can't be taken away from you. These anglers know what it means to hoist this trophy and be introduced as a world champion.
With experience, credentials and undeniable star power, the 2012 Bassmaster Classic field just might be one for the ages.
The possibility of another close defeat haunted Skeet Reese on the final day of the 2009 Bassmaster Classic on the Red River.
To win on the Red River takes four similar steps, but the devil is in the details, which change from minute to minute, so even a seemingly foolproof plan to can be undone by one variable that doesn’t play out as expected.
Winning a Bassmaster Classic is a complex feat but a handful of strategies are employed by all Classic champs and sometimes one single choice stand outs as key to their win.
Boyd Duckett designed the Juice Worm to track straight and not roll as the bait is retrieved. It’s also designed to have a lot of tail action, even at slow speeds.