Topics: Kevin VanDam

Be a Marshal!

Mar 4, 2011

As a marshal, you're providing a great service to us by offering protection and integrity for what we do. We don't cheat and we don't want anybody to think we do.

Kudos to spectators

Feb 20, 2011

I'm in a position to do what I set out to do — win my fourth Bassmaster Classic.I still have a lot of work to do before that can happen.

In the hunt

Feb 19, 2011

It's Day 2 of the Bassmaster Classic, and I like my chances even though I'm sitting in third.

Time to roll the dice

Feb 18, 2011

It's the first day of the Bassmaster Classic, and I hope I'm putting 5-pounders in my livewell as you read this.

Classic expectations

Feb 11, 2011

I feel sorry for the first fish that bites my bait during practice Friday on the Delta. He's going to get an unexpected surprise when I set the hook.

Shopping baitcast reels

Feb 4, 2011

Regardless of how much you spend, gear ratio may be the most important consideration. Gear ratio dictates how many times a spool revolves with one complete turn of the handle.

Trickin' out my Nitro

Jan 25, 2011

My new Nitro will be delivered next week, and I'm excited.Here's an overview of some of the equipment and accessories I'll have on my 2011 boat...

Fun at sport shows

Jan 18, 2011

I spent last weekend working sport shows in Novi, Mich. (near Detroit), and in Cincinnati.

Time to go back to work

Jan 11, 2011

My busy schedule begins now and will take me right into February's Bassmaster Classic.

Santa was good to me

Jan 4, 2011

Anglers who fish for a living rarely get tackle at Christmas because we tend to have everything we need or buy it as we need it. But, I got lucky this year, as a couple of gifts put a smile on my face.