Feel like your on stage with your favorite Elite Series anglers, during the 2011 Citrus Slam weigh-ins. This photo gallery features images from day three of competition.
Follow your favorite Elite Series angler as they prepare for the day three launch of the 2011 Citrus Slam. The slam was held on the St. Johns River, Florida.
Go behind the scenes on day two of the 2011 Citrus Slam. This Elite Series tournament was held on the St. Johns River, in Florida.
Check out the lunkers from day two of the 2011 Citrus Slam. This Elite Series tournament was held on the St. Johns River, Florida.
In this photo gallery you will see images of the 2011 elite series on the Kissimmee Chain of Lakes in Florida. It is the first day on the water.
Ish Monroe talks about the reemergence of the straight shank hook.
Chris Zaldain is very serious about becoming a full-time pro. Having fished ponds as a kid and competed on big California fisheries since he was a teen, Zaldain, 26, now wants to qualify for the top level of competition.
Michael Iaconelli's preparation for tournaments is pretty routine.
While trolling down the bank, Monroe will often pass his boat directly over a bed containing a spawning bass. If the fish remains on the bed or quickly returns to the bed after his boat passes, he deems the bass worth his attention.
Few feelings are more heartbreaking than bowing up on a 5-pound bass only to have it pull free halfway back to the boat. For the weekend angler, in a split second the opportunity for a great photo has vanished and for a tournament angler, it could mean thousands of dollars.