Let's use our time this week to talk about a couple of things I learned at Amistad. From my perspective they're important. Keeping them in mind will help us all become better competitive bass anglers.
In this photo gallery, you'll find images from the registration process for the 2009 Elite Series Diamond Drive on Lake Dardanelle, near Russelville, Arkansas. Registration includes an anglers meeting where B.A.S.S. officials discuss rules and safety, share any announcements and pair the Elite anglers with their marshals.
If ever there has been a perfect time and a perfect place in which to open a Bassmaster Elite Series season, it just might be March 12-15 at Lake Amistad on the Texas-Mexico border.
Located about 12 miles from Del Rio, Texas, along the United States-Mexico border, this Rio Grande and Devils River impoundment covers approximately 64,900 acres at normal pool.
Ponds had part of it right. He predicted that the high water would have a huge impact on this event by spreading the fish and the fishing. And he also said the spawn would control the event.
BASS Unveils New Marshal Program for Bassmaster Elite Series
BASS returns to Dardanelle for second stop in 2009 Elite season.
Batteries Battle on the Border on Lake Amistad saw heavy weights and several heavy-weight bass. The three top finishers caught their bass on swimbaits and plastic stickbaits.
South Carolina's Jason Williamson Takes First BASS Victory with Magical Final Two Days at Bassmaster Elite Series Season Opener.