Topics: Kevin VanDam

A truly 'unique' Classic

Feb 21, 2013

Here we go – my 23rd Bassmaster Classic - and what a special one it’s going to be.

Classic is ‘super’ special

Feb 15, 2013

It’s Bassmaster Classic time and I’m ready. I’ve spent the last month preparing diligently, working on my equipment and tackle and thinking about Grand Lake.

Behind the scenes of a commercial

Feb 8, 2013

I just returned from Charlotte where Bill Dance, NASCAR driver Tony Stewart and I finished filming more of those humorous Bass Pro Shops commercials that will air nationwide later this year.

The business side of being a pro

Feb 1, 2013

You have to be a good businessman with a long-term plan; never get ahead of yourself and put your family or career in jeopardy by doing too much too quickly.

The fishing side of becoming a pro

Jan 25, 2013

One of the most popular questions I get asked is, “How can I become a bass pro?” There’s not a simple answer nor do I believe my way the only way, but I have advice on how to make that happen.

Baitcasting made easy

Jan 18, 2013

“I never could get the hang of how to use a baitcaster,” one man said. “How do you make it look so easy?”

Gotta love outdoor shows!

Jan 10, 2013

I’m no different than most of you when it comes to outdoors shows. I love attending, although I’m usually there to give seminars or make public appearances. Admittedly, the travel becomes a headache, but I always get excited when I’m on the show floor.

Time to get serious about tackle

Jan 3, 2013

As we head into January, I wish everyone a safe, happy and prosperous New Year!

Lovin’ the holidays and ice fishin’

Dec 28, 2012

I hope everyone enjoyed Christmas holidays as much as I did.

Prototypically pumped!

Dec 20, 2012

Strike King and I have been working together on four new baits for 2013, and three of them could be real factors in the Classic.

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