Topics: Classic

Video: 1978 Bassmaster Classic

Jan 21, 2014

The eighth annual Bassmaster Classic championship was held Oct. 25-27, 1978, at the Ross Barnett Reservoir, in Mississippi.

Video: 1976 Bassmaster Classic

Jan 19, 2014

For winning the sixth annual Bassmaster Classic, Rick Clunn of Montgomery, Texas, earned $25,000, half of the $50,000 total payout, for his catch of 59 pounds, 15 ounces. The Classic was held Nov. 3-5, 1976, at Lake Guntersville, Ala.

Video: 1975 Bassmaster Classic

Jan 18, 2014

The fifth annual Bassmaster Classic Championship was held Oct. 29-31, 1975, in Currituck Sound, North Carolina.

2015 Classic location revealed

Jan 17, 2014

B.A.S.S. announces the official site of the 2015 Bassmaster Classic.

2015 Bassmaster Classic location revealed

Jan 17, 2014

And the location for the 2015 Bassmaster Classic is...

2015 Bassmaster Classic Press Conference

Jan 17, 2014

B.A.S.S. and South Carolina officials, including Gov. Nikki R. Haley, announced in a special press conference that Greenville and Lake Hartwell have been selected as the sites for the 2015 Bassmaster Classic.

Alton Jones reacts to '15 Classic announcement

Jan 17, 2014

As winner of the '08 Classic at Lake Hartwell, Elite Series pro Alton Jones is excited to try to repeat his success in 2015.

Video: 1973 Bassmaster Classic

Jan 16, 2014

Rayo Breckenridge of Paragould, Ark., out fished the 1973 Classic field of 26 fishermen to earn a $15,000 paycheck. The third annual Bassmaster Classic was held Oct. 24-26, 1973, at Clarks Hill, in South Carolina.

Livewell talks to Chris Lane

Jan 15, 2014

Former Classic champ Chris Lane talks to Tommy Sanders about getting back to the big show, this time in his own backyard.

Video: 1971 Bassmaster Classic

Jan 14, 2014

The first Bassmaster Classic was held in Lake Mead, Nevada, in 1971. Bobby Murray of Hot Springs, Ark., won the inaugural Bassmaster Classic with a catch of 17 bass weighing 43 pounds, 11 ounces.