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Trust those fishy feelings

Dec 3, 2010

There wasn't a fish over 3 pounds, but rest assured the return to this lake to catch 'em made me feel good inside. Once again, it taught me the importance of trusting my intuition.

'Racing FishTales' run relay

Dec 2, 2010

Being the spouse of a Bassmaster Elite Series pro takes special dedication and a special kind of person. On November 19 and 20, nine Elite Series wives plus three family members and friends showed their makeup when they ran in the Ragnar Race Series' 201 mile relay race from Port Richey to Daytona Beach, Fla.

Dave Mercer Elite emcee

Dec 2, 2010

There will be a new mouthpiece of the Bassmaster Elite Series, B.A.S.S. announced today. Starting with the upcoming Bassmaster Classic in New Orleans (Feb. 18-20), popular television personality Dave Mercer will control the microphone as contenders weigh fish for the world championship title. Mercer also will emcee all Elite Series events for 2011.

New Colorado smallmouth record

Dec 2, 2010

Eleven-year-old Conner Peitsmeyer made the most of his new rod and reel while fishing with his father on a cold morning in November at Aurora Reservoir.

Battle on the Bayou

Dec 2, 2010 takes a closer look at the 2011 Bassmaster Elite Series schedule. Battle on the Bayou: Toledo Bend Reservoir

Randy Howell's busy week

Dec 1, 2010

Randy Howell works hard every week, but there is one week more special to him than the other 51 weeks of the year- the annual King's Home Kampfire for the King.

Learn to cast

Dec 1, 2010

I'm not saying I'm the best caster around — far from it. I am saying that casting accuracy is a skill that's more important than many anglers realize.

BASS Reporter's Notebook

Nov 30, 2010

Deb Johnson Blogs about Elite Series rookies, Wellman, and the Central Opens

20 Questions with Clark Reehm

Nov 30, 2010

Clark Reehm has been fishing B.A.S.S. events on the pro side since 2002, and is one of the youngest on the Elite circuit at age 30. He's begun to make a name for himself with his second Bassmaster Classic berth, and is looking to be around for a while. Here's how he answered our 20 Questions:

20 Questions with Keith Combs

Nov 30, 2010

Keith Combs won the points title in the Bassmaster Central Opens, qualifying for his first Bassmaster Classic in the process. He'll be a rookie on the Bassmaster Elite Series in 2011, and likely a force to be reckoned with for many years down the road. Here's how he fared against our 20 questions.