With the polar vortex bearing down, the Swindles and Steve Bowman broke ice and killed a limit of mallards with three gadwalls thrown in.
Despite a roller coaster of a season in 2013, Idaho native Brandon Palaniuk kept his ever-smiling face above the water and qualified for the 2014 Classic... He managed to have a little fun, too.
Brandon Palaniuk had a rollercoaster kind of year on the Bassmaster Elites Series in 2013.
Is the secret to Kevin VanDam's success inside his truck? Probably not, but let's check it out anyway.
Elite Series pro Gerald Swindle had a good time on the slopes but will probably remain a full-time bass angler.
The Bassmaster Elite Series pros should have little trouble catching limits of bass when they venture to Table Rock Lake in early April 2014.
As we all know, Edwin Evers did not win the 2013 Toyota Bassmaster Angler of the Year race. But ask any pro or diehard Bassmaster Elite Series fan, and they'll tell you it'll happen. Just a matter of time.
Many of the Elite anglers will be quick to say they couldn’t do what they do without the support and encouragement from their families. Here's the proof!
Get a view on this collection of top "fish catches" by Elite Series pros on the Sabine River and Falcon Lake in 2013.
Ever wonder what Bassmaster Elite Series anglers do in their spare time? Check out photos they've posted on Twitter during the 2013 season.