Pat Golden's plan to defend his slim lead in the Sunshine Showdown, the season opener of the 2011 Bassmaster Elite Series, is, if it worked once, repeat. He plans to return to the same area on Friday. "You got to go with what brought you here," he said.
Youngest rookie 22-year-old Jonathon VanDam of Kalamazoo, Michigan, began the first day along with the rest of the 2011 crop of 15 Bassmaster Elite Series rookies. Lee Sisson of Winter Haven, Florida, 63 is at the other end of the spectrum of rookies.
In this article, you will read how Jonathan VanDam has secured a wrap sponsor, RadicalOutdoors.com, for his rookie season. The color scheme of the wrap is green and black.
Elite Series angler Terry Scroggins talks about the build up to the 2011 Elite Series Citrus Slam, on the St. Johns River, FL.
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Don't get me wrong — I'm not complaining. It's all good, but the schedule is a time buster.
Not only does the right hook increase the number of fish you put in the boat, it can also increase the number of bites that you get.
Kevin VanDam demonstrated, again, how records are made at the 2011 Bassmaster Classic.
VENICE, La. For many fans, the Classic starts February 18, when they will pack the arena to see the Day One weigh-in, but for the 50 qualifiers, the Classic begins tomorrow. Friday is the first of three grueling days of practice, a time when the Classic will likely be won or lost.
Nate Wellman is all set for his rookie Elite Series season with a boat wrap by Trailer Equipment Inc., his family's Grand Rapids, Mich., tractor-trailer dealership and leasing business. Other sponsors include Costa Del Mar, iRod Fishing Rods, Megabite Lures, Bass Assault Lures, Power-Pole and the Bass Pro Shops incentive program.