Albert Collins knew the water, knew the bass and knew what he wanted. Those three elements clinched a berth in the 2013 Bassmaster Classic.
Most of the field for the Classic is set. See how they got there.
Elite Series pro Jonathon VanDam inks new deal for rods, reels and line.
Springfield, MO---November 20, 2013--- Bass Pro Shops is excited to announce more incentives to their popular Bass Pro Shops Pro Tour Fishing Team Incentive program for 2013. The B.A.S.S. Elite Series Gold qualifier will now also receive $1,000 in Bass Pro Shops branded merchandise and a Bass Pro Shops VIP Discount Card for 25% off Bass Pro Shops branded merchandise and 15% off other brands plus incentives for a tournament victory or highest finish, incentives for a championship win, Angler of the Year finish and BassMaster Classic qualification.
With the newest six, the Fed Nation has now qualified 181 anglers for the Bassmaster Classic since the program started in 1973. They've represented 44 different states and three foreign countries.
Conditions on New York’s Cayuga Lake were different today — overcast and cooler than yesterday — but not different enough to shake the first round leader in the Bass Pro Shops Northern Open.
What if you could partner with a top Elite Series angler in your next buddy tournament? A lucky Wisconsin angler had exactly that opportunity.
Art Ferguson is older and wiser- and goes into Day Three feeling a calm confidence.
Tracy Adams of Wilkesboro, N.C., has a 5 1/2-pound lead on the rest of the field after bringing in a 6-pound bass that he worked an hour to catch.
On Friday, Classic rookie and B.A.S.S. Federation Nation qualifier Josh Polfer of Nampa, appeared to be calm, waiting in his boat in the staging area outside the CenturyLink Center.