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Don't get me wrong — I'm not complaining. It's all good, but the schedule is a time buster.
Chris Zaldain is very serious about becoming a full-time pro. Having fished ponds as a kid and competed on big California fisheries since he was a teen, Zaldain, 26, now wants to qualify for the top level of competition.
CINCINNATI — The mighty Ohio River rises in downtown Pittsburgh and flows 981 miles to its confluence with the Mississippi River at Cairo, Ill. Flowing through heavily populated and industrialized areas, it collects an unsettling array of contaminants.
Aaron Martens has competed at 11 diffrent Bassmaster Classics. This album features images of Aaron throughout the years.
Texas' Bryan Schmidt wins Federation Nation Championship
Kota Kiriyama's blowout win in the 2008 Elite Series tournament on Lake Erie was no accident. His 93 pounds of smallmouth caught over four days, an average approaching 5 pounds per fish, were the result of a practice strategy that began several years earlier. While the average weekend angler may not have the time to approach every lake the same way, it provides a template for discovering subtle offshore structure.
KISSIMMEE, Fla. -- It was feast or famine for anglers fishing Day One of the first Bass Pro Shops Southern Open on Florida's Lake Tohopekaliga.
This photo gallery features images from day three of competition at the 2010 B.A.S.S. Federation Championship.
More highlights from 2010 from our BASS Reporter's Notebook.