Latest Opens Series News

Chris Bowes and James Overstreet on the job

Sep 19, 2013

Just another day at the office for Tournament Director Chris Bowes and photographer James Overstreet.

Boats line up and get ready for take-off

Sep 19, 2013

A little wind and a full moon

Sep 19, 2013

A little wind and a full moon at the Port of Muskogee this morning. Glad to be fishing one of these things for a change!

Good morning from Muskogee

Sep 19, 2013

The Bass Pro Shops Central Open #2 is getting started. The TowBoat U.S.  is ready to go. 

I love her anyway

Sep 18, 2013

Lake Erie can be an extraordinary fishery. I had a huge sack on the first day up there, then the winds came, Friday was cancelled and my bite disappeared.

2014 Opens to qualify anglers for Classic And Elites

Sep 18, 2013

The 2014 Bass Pro Shops Bassmaster Opens Series has something for everyone — whether they’re a top professional angler, an aspiring pro or simply a fan of the sport.

2014 Bassmaster Opens schedule announced

Sep 18, 2013

See where the 2014 Bass Pro Shops Bassmaster Opens presented by Allstate will take place.

Animated: Setting up the Opens stage

Sep 17, 2013

Never give up!

Sep 16, 2013

It’s been a while since 2006 when I last won a B.A.S.S. professional event. I have to say it feels good to be back in the winner’s circle.

Ike’s guarantee

Sep 16, 2013

Mike Iaconelli is confident enough to know that he has a legitimate shot to win every time out, whether it’s a northern lake, a tidal river, a southern impoundment or a parking lot mud puddle.