On the eve of Day One of the Blue Ridge Brawl, we asked the Elite Series anglers to pick three anglers they think should excel on Smith Mountain Lake.
In this photo gallery, you'll find images from registration prior to beginning the 2009 Elite Series Blue Ridge Brawl on Smith Mountain Lake, near Moneta, Virginia.
Read how despite the weather, Luke Clausen of Washington state had a rare wire-to-wire victory in the 36th annual Bassmaster Classic on Lake Tohopekaliga.
JAMES RIVER, Va.; Rick Clunn of Montgomery, Texas, claimed his fourth Classic crown on Aug. 25, 1990.
It was a Bitter loss to Hank Harper at the 19th. Bassmaster Classic on James River.
Guido Hibdon tells what he used to win the 18th. Bassmaster Classic.
Jelani "JJ" Hennessey hopes to fish all nine events in three Opens events as soon as his birthday comes around in January.
The 2007 Elite Series Blue Ridge Brawl was held at Smith Mountain Lake in Moneta, VA.
"What we wanted to do was have a tournament in which kids on prospective state teams would be invited to come and fish."
When most people think of water chestnuts, they may imagine the white crunchy morsels that are often found in Chinese take-out food. Unfortunately, the unrelated Asian water chestnut plant is not the least bit tasty.