Gerald Swindle's first step to getting ready for the "big event" is to acclimate himself to the weather.
Jonathan Carter, the first Classic representative ever from Maine, is letting his thick Northern blood work in his favor.
Youth anglers in the New Jersey B.A.S.S. Nation got a real treat earlier this month when Bassmaster Elite Series pro Mike Iaconelli came to visit.
TSgt. Paul Hickey and his Air Force comrades will be cheering for a certain angler.
Alton Jones encourages anglers to support their local reservoirs.
B.A.S.S. employees and Classic contenders helped choose the lineup for the Classic launches via a random draw.
Randy Howell and Aaron Martens will be next to each other during the launch lineup at the Bassmaster Classic.
Matt Lee is looking forward to his first Classic, representing the College Series and his Auburn University team.
Here, you’ll find photos, updates, interviews and videos from now until the final moments of the 2013 Bassmaster Classic presented by Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Tulsa.
Mike Iaconelli took fan questions today during the B.A.S.S. Twitter chat, enjoying the interaction with other anglers. But according to Twitter, he tweeted too much.