Topics: News

KVD wins toughest Classic ever

Sep 4, 2007

On the CITGO Bassmaster Tour his nickname is simply KVD, but around the rest of the world legions of fishing fans describe Kevin VanDam in more reverent terms. To them he is The Man, and there hasn't been anyone quite like him in the sport in many, many years.

Maine anglers do something 'special'

Aug 31, 2007

Carrie Wess has discovered an innovative way to increase donations to the Maine Special Olympics at an annual team bass tournament sponsored by the Classic Bassmasters.

A Day on the Lake Dave Wolak: Summer/Fall Transition

Aug 31, 2007

BASS tournaments are held on sprawling lakes over several days of competition. But did you ever wonder how a top pro would fare on your home lake that little body of water down the road where you and your buddies fish for bass? Welcome to Bassmaster's reality series. Here, we put the superstars of competitive bass fishing on small lakes they've never seen before, then give them seven hours to figure out a viable pattern, logging everything they do to find and catch bass.

It's good to be Duckett

Aug 31, 2007

It's just fishing right? How much money could really be involved? Boyd Duckett has recently brought it to everyone's attention that this is not your grandpa's fishing. In fact, with the rate the sport has grown over the past three years, this isn't your dad's or even your older brother's fishing we are in a new era.

Diary of a Bassmaster Virgin

Aug 30, 2007

This is the first installment in a two part series about Don Barone's shot at being a co-angler in a Bassmaster Elite Series tournament.

The bubble boys

Aug 29, 2007

Last week, as he prepared to fish the Bassmaster Legends tournament (worth a cool quarter-mil to the winner) Jason Quinn called home.

Junk fishing, or simply an open mind?

Aug 29, 2007

Boyd Duckett and his methods for winning.

Lures for stream bass

Aug 29, 2007

You've probably got an awesome place to fish for bass within an easy bike ride of your house and you don't need a boat to fish it! Thousands of streams crisscross America, and many of them contain excellent populations of bass.

Bass out of water

Aug 29, 2007

If sharks had feet, they would wear out a lot of shoes.

Sometimes they get away

Aug 29, 2007

He would go on to become one of the world's most famous bass anglers and one of the most popular television fishing personalities. Before that, though, Bill Dance was a young newlywed fishing Pickwick Lake in Alabama. He used a paddle to maneuver his johnboat along the side of a bluff, where hungry smallmouth bass chased shad.