Our cameras are tracking anglers on the water at the 2012 Bassmaster Elite Series St. Johns River Showdown.
The full field of 2012 Elite Series anglers eagerly line up for take-off on Day One of the St. Johns River Showdown.
The St. Johns River Showdown marks the first time these 10 Elite rookies have been up against a field of the world’s best anglers.
The Elites chimed in with their top three choices to put on Fantasy teams for the St. Johns River Showdown.
The 2012 Bassmaster Elite Series season kicks off with back-to-back events in Florida. The season opener will be held at St. Johns River; then anglers will turn their sights to nearby Lake Okeechobee.
Recent new sponsorship agreements for Bassmaster Elite Series pros include Gerald Swindle with Sunline fluorocarbon fishing line, Brent Chapman with Bass Minder tackle tracker and organizer products, and Cliff Prince with lure maker PRADCO-Fishing.
PRADCO Fishing recently added Florida professional angler and B.A.S.S. Elite rookie Cliff Prince to its pro staff, joining the likes of Alton Jones, Edwin Evers, Matt Reed and Terry Big Show Scroggins.
The field of competitors for the 2012 Bassmaster Elite Series promises to be the strongest ever.
Last Saturday, Brandon Card of Caryville, Tenn., and Cliff Prince of Palatka, Fla., became the first non-Bassmaster Elite Series pros to be invited to join the Elite corps for the 2012 season.
Weigh-in images from Day One of the Bass Pro Shops Southern Open No. 3 on Douglas Lake.