As the competitors filed into Lake St. Clair Metropark this morning to launch on the first day of this year’s second Bass Pro Shops Bassmaster Northern Open, it appeared to be somewhat of a reverse snowbird migration.
If you want to stir-up the wives of some Bassmaster Elite Series anglers, just ask about the men they encounter while backing up a boat trailer at a launching ramp.
Behind the scenes photos from Day 4 of the 2010 Elite Series, Alabama Charge on Pickwick Lake
In this photo gallery, you'll see images from the 2010 Elite Series Alabama Charge on Pickwick Lake near Florence, Ala. These Day 1 photos support a Don Barone human interest article about Morizo Shimizu and his struggle to relocate from Japan and succeed on the Bassmaster Elite Series circuit.
Tournaments seem silly when you are huddled for safety in a bathhouse with some of the best anglers in the world, and their families. Seem silly when the weather radio is telling people in one area to "seek shelter."
It's my favorite part of sports, the renewal. The promise of it all. Sports are spring, without the allergies.
In this photo gallery you will see images of the 2009 Elite series Genuity River Rumble on the Mississippi river in Iowa. You will see the fourth day behind the scenes.
In this photo gallery you will see images of the 2009 Elite series River Rumble on the Mississippi river in Iowa. You will see images of the fourth day launch.
In this photo gallery, you'll find images of the anglers, B.A.S.S. staff and ESPN crew as they prepare to launch on Day Four of the 2009 Elite Series Battle on the Border on Lake Amistad, near Del Rio, Texas.
In this photo gallery you will see images from the memorial tournament for Michelle Short.