Topics: Nation

A river runs through it

Oct 30, 2014

The water of the Ouachita River is for a peculiar taste – for the angler that likes to be tested beyond his imagination.

Opens angler hosts giveaway for charity in conjunction with B.A.S.S. Nation Championship

Oct 29, 2014

The Jim Dillard Boat Giveaway will benefit the Mia Moo Fund, a worldwide nonprofit dedicated to raising awareness and funds toward research, treatments and causes of cleft palate.

Welcome to America!

Oct 28, 2014

Gianni Rizzo came over from Italy to represent his country in the B.A.S.S. Nation Championship.   But before he settled in at the tournament site in Monroe, he visited Falcon Lake in Texas and caught these beasts! They don't grow 'em like that in Italy. Welcome to America, Gianni!

Heading to warmer weather

Oct 28, 2014

Ontario B.A.S.S. Nation Contender Doug Brownridge has the boat loaded and is looking for warmer weather!   Edit: This isn't actually Doug's boat, just a joke. He does expect some snow before they leave on Saturday, though.

From Nambia to Ouachita

Oct 28, 2014

Bass Angling in Namibia is very excited and honored to be part of the B.A.S.S. Nation.  Traveling half way across the globe to get from Windhoek Namibia, to Monroe LA., is a true challenge. I had to leave from Windhoek (Namibia), to Johannesburg (South Africa - where i still am at the moment).   From here I will fly to Dubai (UAE) and then on to Dallas TX. From there we are taking a "road trip" from Dallas TX to Monroe TX. 

Scenic Ouachita

Oct 28, 2014

Nation angler Stephen Lund shares some of the sights of the Ouachita River with us as he prepares for the B.A.S.S. Nation Championship next week.

Ouachita is treacherous

Oct 27, 2014

I can explain the Ouachita River in one word … TREACHEROUS! I hit so many stumps and pieces of metal with my boat that I lost count.

Thinking of Louisiana

Oct 27, 2014

Eric Corbella says that even though he's at his day job in Spain, he can't wait to go to Louisiana for the B.A.S.S. Nation Championship. 

Meet the contenders

Oct 7, 2014

For the last several months, anglers have been working through their respective ranks to qualify for the 2014 Old Milwaukee B.A.S.S. Nation Championship, which is coming up Nov. 6-8 on Louisiana's Ouachita River.

Video: Dramatic rescue on St. Lawrence

Oct 3, 2014

Practicing for last week's B.A.S.S. Nation event, some anglers find a couple in distress. Watch as the rescue unfolds.