In mid-November, a highly-accomplished quartet of bass pros visited Japan to experience the culture, learn about products, and fish legendary Lake Biwa, where a world-record-tying largemouth was landed just a few years ago.
Who's competing in the 2014 Bassmaster Classic? Here's the official list of who's in and how they got there.
See dramatic battles with tournament bass through the eyes of B.A.S.S. photographer James Overstreet.
Elite Series rookie Kevin Hawk talks about his first year fishing with the best in the world.
Go ahead, drink in the sight of these unusual baits and digest the unorthodox methods the pros employ to catch bass with them.
Aaron and Lesley Martens stopped by the B.A.S.S. office so employees could congratulate him for his Toyota Bassmaster Angler of the Year win.
Aaron Martens said he concentrates so hard sometimes when he's fishing that he actually gives himself a headache.
Fifty four anglers have already qualified for the 2014 Bassmaster Classic to be held on Lake Guntersville near Birmingham, Ala., Feb. 21-23.
What was the big takeaway from 2013 for our All Stars? Find out right here.
Catch up with the Elites as they compete on Day Two of Toyota All-Star Week.