ORLANDO, Fla. – Bert Kaplan has been going to fishing industry shows longer than most of the 2015 ICAST attendees have been alive. And he has one of the best stories as well. The 84-year-old, meeting with old friends Tuesday more than viewing stuff in the New Product Showcase that kicks off the convention, was arrested at his first show.
Last week, BP, the U.S. Justice Department, and the five Gulf states made public the terms of a settlement agreement regarding the company’s role in the 2010 Deepwater Horizon oil spill.
When I needed love the most, came out of the blue to me, three love stories.
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.
Davy Hite won the 29th Classic with a three-day total of 15 bass weighing 55 pounds, 10 ounces; 9-15 more than runner-up Denny Brauer. The Classic was held July 29-31, 1999, in Louisiana Delta, La.
B.A.S.S. has fished out of some legendary venues over the years (including Chicago, Detroit and New Orleans), but if you're talking about historic American cities it's hard to top Philadelphia, host of the Bassmaster Elite at Delaware River, Aug. 7-10, 2014.
While there may be some memorable meals in Many, La., for the competitors, it’s the bass that will truly be gorging themselves.
We’ve hit some tough fishing here on the Sabine River in Orange, Texas.
Pros share their initial impressions of the vast Sabine River system, and what it will take to win the first Elite Series event on these waters.
As we start pre-fishing for the Bassmaster Classic, I think it's a good time to discuss the key things I'm looking for during any given pre-fish.