Lee Sisson's 40 years in bass fishing and the tackle business.
Rick Clunn has been involved in many of the Classic Countdowns, and this one is for rebounding to win the 1976 Bassmaster Classic with a one day catch of 33 pounds, 5 ounces.
Classic Countdown, 39 Days until the 39th. Bassmaster Classic, need we say more?
Currituck Sound, North Carolina was the location where Jack Hains won the Bassmaster Classic V.
The 1973 Bassmaster Classic was the first year that BASS Federation sent an angler to the Classic.
1973 Bassmaster Classic winner Don Butler held the largest margin of victory until 1984.
Arkansas' Bobby Murray won the first ever Bassmaster Classic in 1971 held in Nevada.
Carl Lowrance revolutionized the sport with his Fish Lo-K-Tor and Tom Mann perfected it.
From the early innovations by Nick Crème and Tom Mann to the development of revolutionary techniques like the Texas rig, the plastic worm remains one of bass fishing's top options.