In postcard-pretty southern Virginia, Smith Mountain Lake promises to fish as good as it looks during the April 15-18 Evan Williams Bourbon Blue Ridge Brawl.
In recent weeks, I've described several of the finesse fishing techniques I regularly use in competition, but what I haven't mentioned are the rods I use.
Alton Jones takes you to a private lake to capture fish for DNA testing.
Sam Callaway of Corpus Christi will collect $500 a pound for his catch, a total of $6,670.
Failure is my fire. When I look in the mirror, it is the failures that I see. The misses. The called strikes, the dropped end zone pass. One foot in bounds ... one out.
Kevin VanDam talks about why fishing manmade structures can be the difference between winning and losing a tournament.
I'm on my way to Smith Mountain after a week of vacation. The boys were out of school for spring break, so we all went down South to relax, spend some time on the beach and eat seafood.
Ben Cleary and John Hickman from the University of Georgia took the title from a strong field of local Alabama teams.
In this photo gallery, you'll find behind-the-scenes images from Day 1 of the 2010 Central Open #1 on Lake Amistad, near Del Rio, Texas.