Four names came to mind the moment I learned the Bassmaster Classic is coming to Tulsa and Grand Lake in 2013 -- Edwin Evers, Tommy Biffle, Joe Krieger and Hy Peskin.
Local dignitaries, Elite pros, industry leaders and B.A.S.S. officials were on hand to announce the 2013 Classic location as Grand Lake O' the Cherokees and the Tulsa metro region.
B.A.S.S. announced today its selection of Grand Lake O’ the Cherokees and the Tulsa metro region as the site and host of the 2013 Bassmaster Classic, Feb. 22-24, 2013.
The 2013 Bassmaster Classic will be held at Grand Lake O’ the Cherokees in the Tulsa metro region of Oklahoma.
Even the name — Grand Lake — is fitting for the possibilities that await the competitors in the 2013 Bassmaster Classic.
With the Classic heading to Oklahoma’s Grand Lake in 2013, we asked anglers with top 10 finishes in Elite events there in 2006 and 2007 to give us their take on the 46,500-acre impoundment.
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The 2011 Bassmaster Classic, has been nominated for the SportsTravel Awards Best Single-Sport Event and Event of the Year.
Four upcoming Bass Pro Shops Bassmaster Open events will be pro anglers’ last chances to win a 2012 Bassmaster Classic berth.
Twenty-nine new Bassmaster Classic qualifiers were determined at the final Elite Series event.