The weather changed for all anglers competing in Detroit, but the sun continued to shine brightest on local angler Brian Metry.
Anglers in the Northern Open #2 faced big waves trying to bring home that big bag of bass.
Some 27 years after watching a blurry image from a TV screen in Brazil, Marcos Malucelli is competing in the 2012 Bass Pro Shops Bassmaster Northern Open circuit.
See pictures from the launch of Day Two on the Detroit River.
40 years of fishing means John Murray has to contend with not just the bass, but his own body. He's up to the challenge, though.
Check out images from a soggy first day of the Northern Open #2!
Our own David Hunter Jones caught some fish catches despite a rainy start to the second Northern Open.
The must-have item for anglers on Day One in Detroit was a good rainsuit.