How many hours have you spent practicing the craft of bass fishing? I asked myself that question to see where I was on Malcolm Gladwell's 10,000-hour scale.
Elite Anglers get started on Day One on Oneida Lake.
Be sure to pick the anglers who won't break under pressure in the final tournament of the season.
I am up here in New York fishing the Bass Pro Shops Northern Open on Cayuga Lake to get my mind right for fishing the final Elite Series event on Oneida.
Anglers gather before dawn for the Day One launch of the Bass Pro Shops Bassmaster Northern Open #3 on New York's Cayuga Lake.
There's a lot riding on the final Bassmaster Elite Series event of the year, including AOY, ROY and a few dozen berths in the 2013 Bassmaster Classic.
College basketball has March Madness; college bass fishing has the Carhartt Bassmaster College Series National Championship. And it starts today in Little Rock, Ark. This is the moment that 110 college anglers have been working toward all year.
Tommy Sanders talks to Elite Series pro Brandon Card about his amazing year.
Late July will showcase the future stars of bass fishing in Arkansas.