This is a true week for rest and relaxation. I’ve made it to the Classic. Basically, my fishing season is over. I’ll spend some time on the water and with sponsors but for the next few days at least it’ll be family, friends, football and fishing the mats on Guntersville.
John Crews has joined the pro staff of Vicious Vision Premium Polarized Eyewear.
Cliff Crochet has said he will ban taxes if he gets voted into Toyota All-Star Week. Doubtful. But several pros are offering donations to charity and gifts for fans if they win the vote.
With the conclusion of the 2013 Elite Series, the majority of the 2014 Bassmaster Classic field is now set. Forty-four of the 56 eventual competitors in the “Super Bowl” of bass fishing have been identified.
Chris Lane kicked it into high gear Sunday to win the Bassmaster Elite Series Plano Championship Chase.
Alabama pro claims TTBAOY while Arkansan maintains lead in event.
Arkansas pro bags 20 pounds, 10 ounces of smallies to lead Elite field by over a pound.
Sports are full of "magic" numbers. This week in bass fishing, that number is about 445.
Chris Lane takes first-day lead in Elite Series season finale.
Tomorrow we’ll be starting the last Elite Series tournament of the 2013 season. I wish we had several more coming up. It would be OK with me if B.A.S.S. doubled the number of Elites.