It's often been said that history is the best predictor of the future. Perhaps it's for that reason alone that if an angler finds a hot spot on a lake that they visit only rarely, on each return trip it's likely that they'll attempt to repeat their past glory on that same spot. Then again, it could be that it's simply human nature if it worked once, surely it will work again.
Fifty of the world's top anglers will compete for the title of Bassmaster Classic champion on the Louisiana Delta, Feb. 18-20, 2011. Check out the official 2011 Classic field below, and learn more about the qualifying anglers by clicking on their name.
The B.A.S.S. anglers are all geared up to fish the final day of competition for the 2010 Northern Open #1. This album features images from the morning launch on day three.
Lake Champlain - Plattsburg, NY Sneak a peer into the life of a professional angler on day two during the 2010 Northern Open #1. The 2010 Northern Open was held on Lake Champlain , New York.
Meet the Elite field of dreams; new postseason prizes and more Classic facts.
In this photo gallery, you'll see images from the 2010 Elite Series Sooner Run at Fort Gibson Lake. These Day Three shots show pros on the water.
Catch a glimpse into the life of an angler on the day one launch of the 2010 Elite Series Sooner Run tournament.
This photo gallery features images of Scott Rook on the Arkansas River.
B.A.S.S. pro Scott Rook talks about fishing conditions on Kentucky Lake.
2010 Elite series Tennessee Triumph photo gallery of the weigh-in and the winner Kevin VanDam.