Becky and I are in the hotel and settled down for the winter Classic of 2010. This one is going to be a mental bass tournament. Every angler out there can catch bass. That's no big deal. What's going to matter come Friday morning will be mental toughness under some of the most difficult conditions I've ever faced in a professional grade tournament.
Jim and Donna Tyree got married at Toledo Bend and are honnymooning at the 2010 Classic
Air temperatures below freezing and a race to the warmer waters of the northern river portion of Lay Lake
With the 40th Bassmaster Classic only days away, it may be tough to top the previous three Lay Lake championships that produced stirring moments for anglers and fans.
Losing keeps you awake.Those competing in the Bassmaster Classic know this feeling. Fifty-one dreaming of a win.
Some think river is hot spot; others stay south at the 2010 Bassmaster Classic on Lay lake, Alabama
Lay Lake make for tough fishing, but sun improved the bite for many of the contenders on the second official day of practice.
Notes from the day two practice of the 2010 Bassmaster Classic
Snow hampers anglers on first practice day of the 2010 Bassmaster Classic