Anglers leave the dock for Day 2 on Chickamauga Lake.
B.A.S.S. photographer Seigo Saito caught up with several of the Elites as they fished the first day of the Bassmaster Elite at Lake Dardanelle.
The pros get their game faces on before taking on Lake Dardanelle in Russellville, Ark.
Toledo Bend is producing the bags, with 13 anglers weighing 20+ pounds on Day 1!
The pros attend briefings and meet Marshals in preparation for Day 1 of competition.
This event should fall somewhere in the middle of the previous two events, in terms of where the fish will be positioned. The large majority of bass will likely be getting into their postspawn pattern.
Mike “Ike” Iaconelli, eight time B.A.S.S. master champion, hops on the information superhighway to talk with fans about fishing on Ike Live! at a new time, 8 p.m. EST, Monday, April 14. The show live-streams from www.MikeIaconelli.com. Ike’s Casting Couch guest this month is Brett Hite, whose recent Elite tournament win has excited fishing fans. The two will discuss the myth of overnight success and the magic of Chatterbaits, among other subjects.
Mike Iaconelli will be hosting Brett Hite on his new online show at 8 p.m. ET on April 14.
See the Elites fight the elements on the second day of the A.R.E. Truck Caps Bassmaster Elite at Table Rock Lake.
You don't have to win to have a good tournament. At Seminole, Byron Velvick had a great finish but is far from happy about it.