Topics: Kevin VanDam

Watch the outside, develop the inside

Jun 3, 2011

On the Arkansas River, someone's going to figure it out, someone's going to make the most of it, and someone's going to win.

Limits or lunkers: Why not both?

May 27, 2011

People ask me which is most important, big fish or a limit. Any big fish is important, but it’s better to have five.

We've got an AOY race!

May 20, 2011

Things are tightening up in the AOY race, and there are only two tournaments left to go. It's getting interesting!

A little perspective on tough fishing

May 6, 2011

The fishing's a little tough, but that's put into perspective by the devastation I saw throughout the South this week.

Building positive attitudes one youngster at a time

Apr 29, 2011

I just spent the morning talking with fourth and fifth grade boys enrolled in the “Boys on the Move” program at Alamo Elementary School near my home.

Returning to my roots

Apr 21, 2011

As a kid, it was a huge thrill for me to meet the guys that I'd read about in Bassmaster Magazine or saw on TV for the first time — guys that I would later compete against on the tournament trail.

Kalamazoo on my mind

Apr 15, 2011

I'm sitting here at Toledo Bend working on tackle as I dictate this, but I can't get my mind off being home.

A humbling sport

Apr 7, 2011

It's been awhile since I got off to such a horrible start, and I'm not happy about it.But that's what is so humbling about this sport. Your success can turn on a dime.

Fired up for more competition

Mar 31, 2011

I love fishing the Tennessee River system; it's been very good to me over the years. What will make it interesting is the water is down several feet, which will make it fish like a new lake.

Off to a good start

Mar 24, 2011

The past two weeks were good for me. I left Florida with two top 12 finishes, only a few points behind in the Toyota Tundra Bassmaster Angler of Year.