More on John Neporadny Jr.

Making lures

May 1, 2007

A Colorado club member has turned personal hardship into a mission to help other disabled anglers

Virginia promotes safe boating

Apr 17, 2007

The Virginia B.A.S.S. Federation Nation has been instrumental in getting a boating safety bill passed through the state legislature.

Paying it forward

Apr 10, 2007

A movie and Bassmaster show inspired Oregon Federation Nation member Jim Day to initiate a Pay-It-Forward program to improve bass fishing in his home state.

Reversing the Texas rig

Apr 5, 2007

"Being different is a big theme nowadays," says Mike Iaconelli, the 2006 Bassmaster Angler of the Year. "Fish have seen a regular Texas rigged plastic worm 10 times a day for the last five years."

Beauty and the Bass

Feb 8, 2007

When it's time for a tournament, her fellow club members know Kristel Quon is more than just a pretty face.

Helping the healing process

Feb 8, 2007

Members of the Quality Bass Club and Del Rio Bassmasters I and II clubs in the Texas B.A.S.S. Federation Nation were among the more than 100 volunteers and boaters who helped with the third BASS Fishing for Freedom event Oct. 28 at Choke Canyon Reservoir.

Involvement is key, says Bailey

Feb 8, 2007

The B.A.S.S. Federation Nation played an instrumental role in helping Bassmaster Elite Series pro Lee Bailey Jr. fulfill his lifelong dream.

2006 Major - Memorial: Battle

Dec 29, 2006

"The Majors are going to be mind-blowing," said Alabama's Randy Howell. "There should be a carnival-type atmosphere similar to the Classic."

Tackling the deep freeze

Nov 3, 2006

Mark Tuker gives tips on tackling the deep freeze

B.A.S.S. Federation Nation Eastern Divisional

Sep 18, 2006

Even average fishing on Lake Champlain can be better than the action Eastern Divisional qualifiers experience on other fisheries throughout the region.