Elite Series pro Derek Remitz, who described his 2011 season as “the worst of my life,” weighed in 17 pounds, 8 ounces on Day One of the 2012 St. Johns River Showdown Thursday for 14th place.
This is where the action really goes down. Photographer James Overstreet shares some of his favorite on-the-water shots from recent Classics.
Winning a Bassmaster Classic is a complex feat but a handful of strategies are employed by all Classic champs and sometimes one single choice stand outs as key to their win.
Make no mistake: The bass is, as always, No. 1. But the tiger fish now ranks as the No. 2 gamefish for two fishing pros.
At the invitation of their sponsor El Grande Lures, Fred Roumbanis and Derek Remitz are in South Africa on a 10-day trek that is part safari and part fishing trip.
Five more anglers have earned 2012 Bassmaster Elite Series entries.
The final day launch of the Bass Pro Shops Bassmaster Northern Open on Lake Erie.
Day Two weigh-in of the Bass Pro Shops Bassmaster Northern Open on Lake Erie.
Behind the scenes on Day Two of the Bass Pro Shops Bassmaster Northern Open on Lake Erie.
Check out photos from the Day One launch of the 2011 Bass Pro Shops Northern Open 2.