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The business of staying warm

Feb 23, 2013

Greg Hackney is wearing a neoprene suit from Stormr to stay toasty.

Kid at heart

Feb 23, 2013

Perpetual kid-at-heart Shaw Grigsby took a running start and tried to ice-skate down the walkway to the dock.

Jig for Adams on Day Two

Feb 23, 2013

Tracy Adams used the same tools as many other competitors yesterday-- namely, crankbaits and jigs-- but a late-day switch to a jig allowed him to make two good culls.

Always sunny in the arena

Feb 23, 2013

Dave Mercer doesn't expect to be cold today. Is it because he's from Canada? Possibly, but more likely because "it's always 80 degrees and sunny in the arena."

Fan makes Classic predictions

Feb 23, 2013

Myron Shetler of Dover, Ohio, lives near Elite Series pro Fletcher Shryock ("We call him 'Little Ike'").

Pace prepares

Feb 23, 2013

Young fan cheers on Biffle

Feb 23, 2013

Three year old Emory Tidwell of Muskogee woke up at 3:30 to come cheer on home state favorite Tommy Biffle.

Chilly start to Day Two

Feb 23, 2013

The original forecast told us that it would be warmer today, but the initial "exposed skin test" tells me that it's every bit as cold.

While most of us froze on the water

Feb 22, 2013

Decisions

Feb 22, 2013

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