We can all count Classic wins, but who's consistently competitive on fishing's biggest stage?
The song can make the man, at least that's the way some pros see it. The tunes can set the tone for the angler at the weigh-in: fast and funky, patriotic, or slow and smooth.
Images from the Day Three weigh-in from the 2012 Bassmaster Classic.
So far this week Brent Chapman has caught his fish on a beaver-style plastic and a 1/2 ounce War Eagle spinnerbait. He'll have those out today again, but he also plans to work a buzzbait into the mix.
Images of the Day Two weigh-in from the 2012 Bassmaster Classic.
In the final hour of Day Two, Brent Chapman caught two bass that could change the game for him.
An early 4-pounder and preaching adjustment
You need money to make money. Or so the saying goes. Does the same apply to success? Bassmaster Classic competitors Chris Lane and Brent Chapman believe so.
Mike Suchan brings you the bird's-eye view as the 2012 Classic gets under way on the Red River!