Getting there is never easy, but a strong start helps. Even though the Bassmaster Elite Series is more of a marathon than a sprint, it's no exception. A strong season debut goes a long way to setting up a good season.
This album features photos taken by Marshals during the 2011 Bassmaster Classic. The Classic was held in New Orleans, Louisiana.
Performance consultant Charles Plott has grown to admire the mental strength of top anglers. Plott consults athletes from many sports, and he recently helped Bassmaster Elite Series pro Gerald Swindle out of his bass fishing slump.
Can I talk about something that has nothing to do with bass fishing, but has everything to do with bass fishing? Quite honestly all I can think about is Kevin Oldham, a 34-year-old firefighter from Chicago who is fighting Cancer.
No rest for the weary in Kriet's schedule.
There are people on this planet put here for the sole purpose of saving us, from ourselves. They run to what we run from.
I didn't say this in the story, "Angels & Heroes," because we wanted to keep it a surprise for Kevin, but all along we had planned to give Kevin the best seat in the house for the Bassmaster Classic weigh-in.
This photo album features photos from the day two weigh-in at the 2011 Bassmaster Classic. The 2011 Classic was held on the Louisiana Delta, Louisiana.
This photo album features photos from day two of the 2011 Bassmaster Classic. The 2011 Classic was held on the Louisiana Delta, Louisiana.
Flip through images of your favorite B.A.S.S. pros, as they compete in the 2011 Bassmaster Classic.