Classic XXXIV (34), was held July 30 - Aug. 1, 2004 in Charlotte, North Carolina. When Takahiro Omori hefted the Classic trophy overhead, bass fishing crowned its first non-American world champion.
Local duo favored coming into the event and didn't disappoint, winning by nearly a 9-pound margin.
According to BassGold.com, big fish should be shallow and plentiful on Lake Norman for the 2013 Carhartt College Series Eastern Regional.
Pete Robbins reminisces about his first encounter with Aaron Martens at the 2004 Bassmaster Classic on Lake Wylie.
When college fishing teams launch into competition at the April 12-13 Carhartt Bassmaster College Series tournament, they’ll compete on Lake Norman, located in Charlotte, N.C., a fishery known for its plentiful spotted bass.
I just returned from Charlotte where Bill Dance, NASCAR driver Tony Stewart and I finished filming more of those humorous Bass Pro Shops commercials that will air nationwide later this year.
It may be the fall fishing season but it’s also a time when Elite Series pros are busy working with sponsors.
Toyota will host a no-entry-fee team event Sun., Oct. 14, 2012, on Lake Norman near Charlotte, N.C. The one-day tournament shows appreciation for the hundreds of bass anglers that have purchased a Toyota truck and registered for the Toyota Trucks Bonus Bucks program.
It’s fair to say Bradley Roy’s professional bass fishing career launched not in his home state of Kentucky, but at North Carolina’s Lake Norman back in 2004.
Check out the pros as they launch on Lake Norman for the final day of the 2012 Bass Pro Shops Southern Open #2.