Pre-fishing days or practice fishing are the days just prior to the tournament. By pre-fishing too many days in advance you only ensure that you will have to change your pattern by tournament time.
Can't find the bait, tool or line you're looking for even though you know it's somewhere in your boat? The first step to recovery is admitting you have a problem.
The field of competitors for the 2012 Bassmaster Elite Series promises to be the strongest ever.
Mark Menendez offers a one-two punch for fall bass that will work for you, too.
This past weekend Mark Menendez participated in the Fourth Annual Menendez Ronald McDonald House Fishing Event.
The West Point Lake event is set up perfectly for the spawn bite.
Although he hasn't been to West Point in some time, Kennedy knows the bass from fishing with his father, a 1982 Classic qualifier.
Anglers talk about their tournament expectations on Day Two of the Alabama Charge. Keith Poche has a lot of confidence for this tournament after coming from way behind to make those two cuts," he said. "I lost a lot of them last year, but I hope I have it figured out now."
As the first day of competition comes to a close the Elite Series anglers proudly display their lunkers. This photo gallery features images from the day one weigh-in, at the 2011 Alabama Charge.