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Video: 1975 Bassmaster Classic

Jan 18, 2014

The fifth annual Bassmaster Classic Championship was held Oct. 29-31, 1975, in Currituck Sound, North Carolina.

Classic collapses

Feb 18, 2013

The Bassmaster Classic is a tournament where heroes are made and winners become household names. But what about the other guys?

The best who never won a Classic

Feb 17, 2013

For every Rayo Breckenridge, Jack Hains or Jack Chancellor (who all won a Classic yet are mostly unknown to young fans), there's a Roland Martin, Bill Dance or Jimmy Houston who have earned almost all the accolades but never picked up the big hardware.

Curse of the Classic local

Jan 30, 2013

Baseball had the Curse of the Bambino and still has the Curse of the Billy Goat. In fishing, there's the Curse of the Bassmaster Classic Local Favorite.

7 things you didn't know about Toledo Bend

Jun 7, 2012

Blowouts, big bass and the beginning of one of the sport's greatest careers are just a few of things that make "the Bend" special to fishing fans.

2012 Classic by the numbers

Mar 4, 2012

The numbers may not hold much drama, but they can definitely help to put any tournament into perspective. Here are some of the key numbers of the 2012 Classic.

The Classic champions

Feb 20, 2012

Once a Bassmaster Classic champion, always a Classic champion. It's one of those things that truly can't be taken away from you. These anglers know what it means to hoist this trophy and be introduced as a world champion.

Rookies and the Classic

Feb 11, 2011

Rookies have been a part of the Bassmaster Classic since the very beginning -- 1971, when all the anglers were rookies. In 2011, there will be 15 Classic rookies competing. It seems like a big number, but it's actually quite average.

Battle on the Bayou

Dec 2, 2010

Bassmaster.com takes a closer look at the 2011 Bassmaster Elite Series schedule. Battle on the Bayou: Toledo Bend Reservoir

Insider's look at Classic numbers

Feb 19, 2010

An Insider's look at the 2010 Bassmaster Classic numbers

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