Topics: Opens

Open pros pick up hints

Apr 24, 2012

Tyler Wilson became a student of sorts again last week in hopes he could school every other angler in this week’s Bass Pro Shops Bassmaster Central Open on Table Rock Lake.

Central Open #2 weigh-in

Apr 17, 2012

Watch the pros weigh in at the 2012 Bass Pro Shops Central Open #2 from Table Rock Lake in Branson, Mo.

Pirched for success

Apr 11, 2012

Arizonan Cliff Pirch may be the most accomplished tournament angler Bassmaster fans have never heard of — until this year, that is.

Tracy Adams beats the odds

Apr 10, 2012

Tracy Adams knows some impressive math: Compete in 12 Bassmaster events, get into the Bassmaster Classic two times. That’s one Classic berth for every six tournaments.

Swindle, Pirch & ‘incompetent’ at Norman

Apr 10, 2012

You’ve probably figured already that the incompetent in the title is yours truly. This was hammered into my noggin on the two days prior to the Bass Pro Shops Bassmaster Southern Open at Lake Norman.

Photo gallery: Swindle, Pirch & ‘incompetent’ at Norman

Apr 10, 2012

I had the opportunity to pre-fish with pros Gerald Swindle and Cliff Pirch for the Bass Pro Shops Bassmaster Southern Open at Lake Norman.

2012 Southern Open #2 Day Three Weigh-in

Apr 7, 2012

Check out images from the final day on Lake Norman!

Behind the scenes at Lake Norman

Apr 7, 2012

See the view from spectators and staffers during the final day of the second Southern Open of the season.

Adams masters Norman

Apr 7, 2012

Tracy Adams competed in the 2011 Bassmaster Classic, and now he has an invitation to fish in the 2013 Classic, courtesy of his win on North Carolina's Lake Norman.

On the water with Tracy Adams

Apr 7, 2012

Head out on Lake Norman with the Day Two leader Tracy Adams.