The 2009 season kicks-off on the Harris Chain of Lakes in Tavares, Florida with the Bassmaster Southern Open.
This article tells the history of Rick Clunn's career starting at the 1976 Bassmasteer Classic.
Rick Clunn was the first angler to win back-to-back Classics, and was quoted as saying " I want to perform consistently over many year." which he has done.
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?
38 is the magic number for many of the anglers who have won the Bassmaster Classic, age-wise.
Besides it being 37 days until the 2009 Bassmaster Classic, there are some other memorable events attached to this number.
Whether it's days, months, years or ages, the number 36 has some significant correlations in the Bassmaster Classics.
Three anglers in this year's field for the 2009 Bassmaster Classic are 35 years of age. This article is all about one of those anglers.