B.A.S.S. Nation Blog

Seeing good ones

9:55 am EDT, Sep 25, 2014

John Lamour of Ontario and Peter Knight of New York have been in the right spots, apparently. 

"We've seen some good ones," said Lamour, "but we can't make them bite."

Lamour has two 4-pounders in the boat. Knight doesn't have any yet.

Not much

9:54 am EDT, Sep 25, 2014

Ricky Turczak of Massachusetts and Bill Kuslaka of New Hampshire have three fish in the boat. 

"It's not much," said Turczak.

Showing some love

8:46 am EDT, Sep 25, 2014

Maine's Junior boat captain Dave Reiss showing some love on his team Daniel Rodgers and Alex Williamson just before blastoff.

Spanish team arrives

4:16 pm EDT, Sep 24, 2014

Top: The team from Spain poses with the owner of their hotel (he's in the middlle, wearing green).

Bottom: The anglers are eager to get into the boat they will use in practice.

Sjobeck with twins

10:12 am EDT, Sep 24, 2014

Skip Sjobeck of Vermont has two beauties early on Day 1!


10:02 am EDT, Sep 24, 2014

Fred Blom captures some scenes from Day 1's launch. Tournament Director Jon Stewart gets everyone lined up, Spain's Captain Victoria is bundled up from the cold morning, and the row of boats is lined up and ready to go. 

Anglers leave the docks on Day 1

8:06 am EDT, Sep 24, 2014

Anglers register for Eastern Divisional

8:04 am EDT, Sep 24, 2014

Fred Blom documents his night getting ready for the Old Milwaukee B.A.S.S. Nation Eastern Divisional. A special guest appearance by B.A.S.S. staffers Emily Hand and Tyler Reed. 

Practice day

5:21 pm EDT, Sep 23, 2014

Ricardo from Spain enjoyed a practice day with Scott Downie of the Connecticut team.
Nice fish Ricardo!

Practicing with Spain

4:11 pm EDT, Sep 23, 2014

Frank Giner is translating and helping practice with the Spanish B.A.S.S. Nation team. Check out his pictures with Javier and Eloy as they have a good day on the water and get ready for the start of the Old Milwaukee B.A.S.S. Nation Eastern Divisional.