It was a long road for these six B.A.S.S. Nation anglers to get to the Classic; now, they're on the way to Birmingham.
Mark Dove will be competing in his third Classic and is hoping to make the Top 25 cut this time around.
B.A.S.S. Senior Editor Ken Duke breaks down the 2014 Classic field as only he can.
It's tough to condense all the great occurrences in the B.A.S.S. Nation into just 13 of them, but here are our picks of the best moments. Got anything to add? Post it in the comments!
Who's competing in the 2014 Bassmaster Classic? Here's the official list of who's in and how they got there.
After the final weigh-in of the 2013 B.A.S.S. Nation Championship, everyone gathered at the Hughes Center in Russellville, Ark., for dinner and an awards banquet.
Jeff Lugar only wanted for his sons to be able to say that their dad made it to the Bassmaster Classic.
I am all packed and ready to head out to Russellville for the championship. I feel good about my pre-practice but I've come to learn that good practices often mean bad tournaments and vice versa.
From bankers to mechanics to criminal defense attorneys, the competitors in the 2013 B.A.S.S. Nation Championship are as varied as they come.