This gallery is a compilation of photos featuring all 50 of the 2011 Bassmaster Classic competitors.
NEW ORLEANS -- Brian Snowden is making miles -- headed west from Bayou Segnette, crisscrossing and shortcutting where he can on the final day of practice before the Bassmaster Classic.
A lost Manhattan tourist approaches a New York City local and asks him "How do you get to Carnegie Hall?" The grizzled native responds, "Practice, practice, practice."
Even the B.A.S.S. pros have to practice. This gallery features images from the second day of practice before the 2011 Bassmaster Classic.
Bassmaster Elite Series pro Brian Snowden dreads the idea of running out of his most productive lure and having to run around town looking for a replacement.
Fishing gets tough when monsoon-like rains pour down day after day. How the tournament pro's handle it.
Well, so much for the "slow" offseason. It's time for me to get back to work with my other duties as a full-time bass pro. I rose before daylight one day last week, waited to see the kids off to school, jumped into my Toyota Tundra and began my three and a half week journey to Missouri and Texas.
Bassmaster.com takes a closer look at the 2011 Bassmaster Elite Series schedule
One day left for the Elites to step up and go for the AOY
In this article you can read about how most of the anglers who occupied the top spots before the AutoZone Sooner Run tournament began haven't ceded their territory without a fight.