Michael Iaconelli on finesse fishing with the flick shake.
The most interesting aspect of this final Elite tournament of the 2009 season, the Ramada Champion's Choice at Oneida Lake, is that only 12 anglers have something to lose while the remaining 86 each have something to gain. We have finally reached that point at which all the marbles are on the line.
In this photo gallery you will see Kevin Vandam at the 2009 elite series Blueridge Brawl.
Though Florida angler Bobby Lane had put the big smackdown on the rest of the field for three days, in the final going it was closer than anybody thought when Day Four began. Lane wound up with 97 pounds, 9 ounces, 5 1/2 pounds better than runner-up Kevin VanDam, to claim his first Elite Series victory.
Elite Series angler, Kevin Short, gives pointers on how to match your bait to the surrounding fish.
Sorry I haven't written for a couple of weeks. I've been on a family vacation since the last regular season event on Oneida. We wanted to do something as a family before the kids go back to school next Tuesday, the day after Labor Day. It's tough to do much as a family when the kids are in school.
The Bassmaster anglers pulled together to save one of their Marshall's life after a devastating accident at the Genuity River Rumble.
Bassmaster Elite Series pro Tim Horton has been introducing fishing to children and adults with special needs for the last ten years. The annual event is called Fishing For Kids.