Like most discoveries, the Best of Show at ICAST 2011 came about by accident.
Minnows, frogs and crawfish served as the models for these bass tempters that debuted at ICAST 2011.
Check out the 2011 ICAST Overall Best of Show winner, an innovation in fishing line
Check out images from Day One of the world's largest sportfishing trade show!
Efforts by the $125 billion tackle industry to preserve and expand sportfishing and business growth are bearing fruit.
Global economist Michael Colopy says that U.S. companies depending on China for production may see new challenges in the next two years.
Live video updates from the ICAST show floor in Las Vegas, Nev.
The award was presented during the New Product Showcase, the flagship feature of ICAST.
For the next three days, the center of the sportfishing universe will be in Las Vegas.