Topics: Kevin VanDam

It’s not always about temperature

Apr 4, 2014

With the nation’s spring weather out of kilter due to the brutal winter, it’s natural to assume that seasonal patterns will develop later because of colder water temperatures. However, water temperatures don’t dictate everything.

Bladed jigs are gaining prominence

Mar 28, 2014

Several spring tournaments have revealed a technique that pro anglers have embraced and weekend anglers are starting to discover – fishing bladed jigs in the early prespawn.

Talkin' 'bout practice

Mar 21, 2014

When you're a tournament angler, few things are as important as good preparation, and that includes practice.

Don't beat yourself

Mar 14, 2014

It's easy to let tough fishing or a lost fish ruin your day, but I'm here to tell you that a big part of what separates successful tournament anglers from the ones who don't perform as well as they could is the ability to salvage the bad days, turn them into productive days and move on.

Florida on my mind

Mar 7, 2014

It’s off to Florida this week where all Bassmaster Elite pros are thinking the same thing – I want to kick off the year with a good start.

A true Classic showdown

Mar 3, 2014

With the GEICO Bassmaster Classic behind us, it’s time to focus on Bass Pro Shops Spring Fishing Classics being held around the country starting this weekend.

Get ready for big bass, Classic style

Feb 21, 2014

As you read this, I’m on Lake Guntersville trying to stuff my livewell with big bass with hopes of making a run at my fifth Bassmaster Classic title.

Prelude to the best Classic?

Feb 14, 2014

As I drove to Birmingham yesterday, I was thinking about this Classic and the potential it has to being the greatest of them all.

A long johns Classic?

Feb 10, 2014

I spent this week organizing my new Nitro while a nearby heater in my Michigan garage reminded me it’s still winter.

Getting closer to the Classic action

Jan 31, 2014

Guntersville will be a great venue for on the water spectators at the 2014 GEICO Bassmaster Classic.

advertisement