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Classic: Official Day 1 take-off

Feb 21, 2014

Classic anglers take off on Day One of the 2014 GEICO Bassmaster Classic presented by Diet Mountain Dew and GoPro.

Anglers put in on Guntersville

Feb 21, 2014

See the competitors as they launch on Day One of the 2014 GEICO Bassmaster Classic presented by Diet Mountain Dew and GoPro.

Get ready for big bass, Classic style

Feb 21, 2014

As you read this, I’m on Lake Guntersville trying to stuff my livewell with big bass with hopes of making a run at my fifth Bassmaster Classic title.

Classic number 13

Feb 21, 2014

I qualified for my first GEICO Bassmaster Classic back in 1997, which coincidentally was held right here in Birmingham.

Nation anglers ready to take on Guntersville

Feb 21, 2014

The six B.A.S.S. Nation anglers who are competing in the Classic are in Birmingham, amid the Classic frenzy.

Murray surprises HOF with gift

Feb 21, 2014

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. — Bobby Murray gave an unexpected rousing start to the annual Bass Fishing Hall of Fame induction ceremony. Murray won the first Bassmaster Classic in 1971, and on Thursday evening he donated the trophy to the future facility, to be built in Cullman, Ala. "I've been shining this thing for 43 years like it was Aladdin's lamp," Murray said. "It's brought lots of good luck to me. That's why I want to turn it over to the Bass Fishing Hall of Fame."

Alabama Power, B.A.S.S. sign stewardship agreement

Feb 20, 2014

Today at Regions Field, Alabama Power and B.A.S.S. signed a conservation partnership agreement at the Media Day of the GEICO Bassmaster Classic presented by Diet Mountain Dew and GoPro.

B.A.S.S./Shimano Youth Conservation Initiative To Help Fund B.A.S.S. Nation Stewardship Projects

Feb 20, 2014

Two key players in the bass fishing world, Shimano and B.A.S.S., have joined forces to establish the B.A.S.S./Shimano Youth Conservation Initiative, benefitting fishery enhancement and youth education efforts by B.A.S.S. Nation chapters in the U.S. and Canada.

Media Day

Feb 20, 2014

The competitors and media gather at the 2014 GEICO Bassmaster Classic Media Day at Birmingham's Region field.

New Bassmaster Events Slated For 2014 Season

Feb 20, 2014

Continuing a tradition of pioneering new types of competitions every season, B.A.S.S. LLC is unveiling four unique events for 2014.

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