Aaron Martens makes history by being the only Reigning AOY to fish two Bassmaster Classics.
BASS is hoping to once again inspire fledgling youth anglers with this year's Junior Bassmaster World Championship, CastingKids championship and Bassmaster Family Fest, all in conjunction with the 2006 Bassmaster Classic, Feb. 24-26 on Lake Tohopekaliga in Kissimmee, Fla.
"We're thrilled about this year's roster of talent that will bring up-to the-minute coverage of the Classic to fans at home," said Christine Godleski, vice president and general manager of ESPN Outdoors. "We're starting the season off right with the Classic kick-off and plan to use this momentum to jump start us into the season ahead.
In this article, you can read about the most anticipated fishing tournament of the year - The 2006 Bassmaster Classic on Lake Tohopekaliga.
Read how the anglers use practice time for the 2006 Bassmaster Classic to refine their fishing techniques and make adjustments for the changes in weather.
Read how warm weather with bright sunshine replaced the cold front, filling anglers with high hopes as they head into the 2006 Bassmaster Classic.
Read about veteran Larry Nixon, fishing his 25th Classic and James Kennedy, a beginner, as he explains his perspective on the 2006 Bassmaster Classic.
The biggest event in sportfishing is about to begin, the 2006 CITGO Bassmaster Classic.
In this article, you can read how Classic spectator fans take every chance to see their favorite anglers on the day of the competition.
In this article, you can read how Michael Iaconelli is back on the water for Day 2 of the 2006 Bassmaster Classic after receiving a Day 1 DQ.