This is the so-called off-season for Gutierrez, a Bassmaster Elite Series angler and two-time Bassmaster Classic qualifier who fishes tournaments only on his vacation time.
In this article, you can read about Elite Series pro Aaron Martens technique for finesse split shot rigging in clear water.
Rain was a welcome sight at the Bassmaster Elite Series Legends tournament.
Unfortunately for Aaron Martens, his frog killed his bass and cost him at the Bassmaster Legends tournament.
Day Two on Lake Dardanelle delivered some harsh blows to some pros.
The field is cut to twelve, and the game is on at Lake Dardanelle's Illinois Bayou.
Californians are doing very well on Day One at Lake Dardanelle.
Nutritionist Ken Hoover helps the Bassmaster Elite Series pro keep their energy levels high with healthy foods.
It's a rarity to see more than a couple of fish killed in the course of an Elite Series event, but anglers have had to play marine paramedics constantly on Lake Erie.
The winds blew, the waves crested and the Bassmaster Elite Series pros dragged scads of smallmouth bass across the scales.