Lake Okeechobee has plenty of big largemouth bass swimming around in its thick vegetation, and the Day One tournament leaders are happy to flip to them.
Take a look behind the scenes on Day One of the 2012 Elite Series Power-Pole Slam from Lake Okeechobee.
Check out more images from photographer Seigo Saito on Lake Okeechobee!
Ish Monroe had one of those magical days all pros dream about: hauling aboard lunker after lunker after lunker. The five best ones added up to 34 pounds, 5 ounces, and the first-day lead in the Power-Pole Slam on Lake Okeechobee by 8 pounds, 12 ounces, over Davy Hite.
Elite Series anglers are getting it done on Day One of the Power-Pole Slam on Lake Okeechobee.
The 2012 Elite Series field is fired up to tackle Florida's Lake Okeechobee for the 2012 Power-Pole Slam.
Bassmaster.com polled Elite Series anglers at the Day One launch of the 2012 Elite Series Power-Pole Slam to see if it will take under or over 100 pounds to win the event. See what they had to say.
If you can’t be in Okeechobee, Fla., for the 2012 Bassmaster Elite Series Power-Pole Slam this weekend, we’ve got you covered. You can keep up online in a way that will make you feel like you’re soaking up the Florida sun yourself.
Lake Okeechobee, this week hosting its 20th Bassmaster event since 1980, has undergone its share of changes over those years. But the “Big O” still ranks as one of the country’s best bass fisheries, say several of the Bassmaster Elite Series pros here for the March 22-25 Power-Pole Slam.
Chris and Bobby Lane grew up in Lakeland, Fla., and as soon as they were old enough to drive, they started fishing Lake Okeechobee.