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Elite gypsies: Life is a highway

Jan 29, 2012

To the casual onlooker, Elite Series pros have a dream job. However, there’s more to fishing for a living than meets the eye.

Gearin’ up with Bass Pro Shops

Jan 27, 2012

Did you ever wonder how Bass Pro Shops’ regional sales staff knows so much about the products they sell?

Pre-register for 2012 Classic

Jan 27, 2012

B.A.S.S. Federation Nation members and Life Members can visit the lounge and receive priority seating at the Classic in Shreveport-Bossier City.

Minnesota teens fight invasive species

Jan 26, 2012

As part of the annual junior tournament, the youth learned about preventing the spread of Eurasian milfoil and zebra mussels. They also competed hard for the title!

Rapala challenges anglers to ‘snap to it’

Jan 26, 2012

Rapala and B.A.S.S. have partnered to bring you the 2012 Rapala Photo Contest with a chance to win Rapala lures and recognition in Bassmaster Magazine.

Keep your head up

Jan 26, 2012

Tournament bass fishing is very humbling. Some tournaments go great and some go bad.

10 fun facts about the 2012 Bassmaster Classic

Jan 25, 2012

The 2012 Bassmaster Classic on the Red River is setting up to be a great one. Here are some of the storylines you may not know about.


Jan 25, 2012

Last week I said we’d review the Open with an eye towards lessons learned. That’s going to be a little tough because I’m clueless as to what happened on the second day.

ReBaits to reduce soft plastic dumping

Jan 25, 2012

Bass can swallow discarded lures, resulting in the fish starving to death. Conservation directors are trying to save bass by recycling the plastics.

Don't discard soft plastics; they can kill!

Jan 25, 2012

Bass that swallow soft plastic lures can get lodged in the fish's intestine, resulting in the bass' death from starvation. B.A.S.S. Federation Nation clubs are taking measures to reduce the number of discarded soft plastics.

Rookie wraps up wrap sponsors

Jan 24, 2012

Bassmaster Elite Series rookie and 2012 Bassmaster qualifier Jamie Horton of Centreville, Ala., has been spending the past several weeks designing his new boat and vehicle wraps.