Topics: Natural Disaster

Should the Classic be in February?

Mar 5, 2015

Ever since the date of the Bassmaster Classic was changed from summer to winter in 2006, there has been lots of debate about whether February is the proper month for our sport’s biggest event.

Video: 2001 Bassmaster Classic

Feb 13, 2015

A hurricane threatening the Louisiana Gulf coast wasn't enough to prevent Kevin VanDam from claiming the world championship of professional angling in the 31st Bassmaster Classic. Classic XXXI (31) was held Aug. 2-4, 2001 at Louisiana Delta, La.

Organized anglers are more efficient

Jan 30, 2015

Winter weather makes for a great time to inventory tackle and get it stored properly.

Ashley at home on Hartwell

Jan 28, 2015

Of the 56 competitors, Casey Ashley might be the most anxious to hit Lake Hartwell for the 2015 GEICO Bassmaster Classic.

Green Pond Landing ready for Classic

Jan 20, 2015

The 30-acre spread will serve as the blast-off point for the 56 anglers taking part in the 2015 GEICO Bassmaster Classic, Feb. 20-22.

The Shorts show their strength

Nov 5, 2014

Good humor and strong family bonds help Kevin and Kerry Short overcome whatever adversity they face, including the destruction of their home.

Bonnema wins Minnesota Nation tourney

Oct 29, 2014

Scott Bonnema won the Minnesota B.A.S.S. Nation Tournament of Champions on Lake Vermilion this September.

A near-Hack panic attack

Sep 19, 2014

When you look at the final results from Day 1, you can understand why AOY leader Greg Hackney was relieved when his five-bass limit weighed 18 pounds Thursday.

Facts on this year's AOY Championship

Sep 19, 2014

One-third to the way through the Angler of the Year Championship but remarkably little has changed.

db's pick for Elite story of 2014

Sep 10, 2014

Don Barone shares his pick for the 2014 Elite story of the year — the story of Kevin and Kerry Short.

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