Gerald Swindle showed how a man of character can find humor and humility after a very tough day.
It's no secret that bass fishing has the best fans around, and they took social media by storm this past weekend for the Classic using the hashtag #bassmasterclassic to spread the bass cheer! Even a few of the pros got in on the action, sharing photos via Facebook, Twitter and Instagram.
Anglers show what they brought to Birmingham on Day 2 of the GEICO Bassmaster Classic.
Classic anglers return to Lake Guntersville under a beautiful Alabama sky
Classic contenders bring their bass to the scales in Birmingham, Ala., for Day 1 of the GEICO Bassmaster Classic.
B.A.S.S. photographer James Overstreet gets some more great shots of the Classic competitors Day One on Lake Guntersville.
Classic anglers take off on Day One of the 2014 GEICO Bassmaster Classic presented by Diet Mountain Dew and GoPro.
See the competitors as they launch on Day One of the 2014 GEICO Bassmaster Classic presented by Diet Mountain Dew and GoPro.
I qualified for my first GEICO Bassmaster Classic back in 1997, which coincidentally was held right here in Birmingham.